Batroun International Festival 2013
Here you can find the full lineup of Batroun International Festival 2013.
Open Air Party | July 5th 2013 | 35 000L.L.
The Open Air Party in Batroun became an annual tradition goes definition awaited by thousands of people from Lebanon and abroad to mean the city and enjoy a unique night of Little Wen ensure a unique taste. And Batroun known by her archaeological environmental and tourism, its people hospitable, its unique character , also is known as a destination for lovers of ensuring who distributed between Bmracsa of the numerous nightlife. For one night during the year, all these discos transmitted to Batroun and market all together to overlap allow patrons to a watchful night under the stars a unique atmosphere.
Mike Massy | August 10th 2013 | 30$, 40$, 50$
Mike Massi is noted for his vocal and pianistic distinctiveness, and intuitive talent. He revisits the Lebanese Oriental music, proposing a unique fusion between the passion for Andalusia, baroque harmonies, and jazz rhythms.
Songwriter, film score composer, performer and actor, from the town of Anfeh – Lebanon, Mike Massy grew up fascinated by the inimitable voice of Feirouz, Zaki Nassif, Brel and Aznavour.
He started piano courses at the age of nine. In 1996 he joined the National High Conservatory of Music.
At the age of seventeen, he specialized in Arabic Opera; He aslo explored the mouwachahat, as well as oriental and occidental singing. In 2001, his passion for theatre led him to join the Faculty of Fine Arts where he obtained his degree in Drama. Simultaneously, for 10 years he followed Jazz Ballet dancing courses at a well-reputed dance school, Arabesque.
From Lebanon to Egypt, from Syria to Abu Dhabi, from Algeria to Morocco, and from the Netherlands to Italy through Belgium, Mike Massy has participated in big festivals and toured with internationally known musicians and artists.
His talent as an actor was soon noticed by both film-makers and directors. That›s how he was offered many roles in TV series, TV films, short films, plays and musicals.
In 2003 Mike Massy released his first album of spiritual hymns ilassama atba›ouka. In 2008, he composed the music of the documentary, «Itsy Bitsy Spider,» by Tanya Nasr. Mike Massy released his first official album «YaZaman»
in November 2011, which won him a Murex d’Or for innovation in music. In 2012 he wrote the original soundtrack of the controversial feature film «Tannoura Maxi.»
Currently, Mike Massy is working on his new album which will be soon released and preparing an acoustic album of French and English songs with an oriental twist.
Mike Massy›s latest concert in New York City at the Merkin Concert Hall, ended with a standing ovation by the public, and this year, at Batroun International Festival, he will be sharing with us strong emotional moments, singing from his own repertoire in addition to covers of big artists that influenced his artistic journey.
Engelbert | August 17th 2013 | 40$, 60$, 80$, 100$, 150$
Engelbert has been a legend in the international music industry for the last forty plus years, with over 150 million records sold. Engelbert Humperdinck has recorded everything from the most romantic ballads to the platinum-selling theme song
«Lesbian Seagull» for the latest Beavis and Butthead movie. His remarkable voice and extraordinary talent has endeared him to millions of fans around the globe.
Few people realize that several of the major forces in the world of rock n› roll, including Jimi Hendrix and The Carpenters, started out as opening acts for Humperdinck in the late 60’s, 70’s and ‹80›s. Lets not forget Humperdinck taking #1 away form the Beatles, as well
With four Grammy nominations, a Golden Globe for «Entertainer of the Year» (1988), 63 gold and 24 platinum records and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Humperdinck might rest easy on his laurels. Hardly. In the past few years, he has joined in elite group of musical artists, such as Tony Bennett and Burt Bacharach, who have crossed over successfully to strike a new chord with a younger generation in addition to their core audiences.
Engelbert has just started recording his first duets CD “Engelbert Calling.” He has recently completed tracks with
a who’s who of the music world, including Sir Elton John, Smokey Robinson, Charles Aznavour, Neil Sedaka, and Beverly Knight to name a few. Sir Elton said his new recording pal
was “one of the sweetest and nicest people I have ever worked with.” He went on, “We had a great time singing together. He is 76 years old and still sounding as good as ever.”
Majida Al Roumi | August 24th 2013 | 50$, 70$, 90$, 120$, 150$, 200$
ولدت في كفر شيما وتعد من أشهر الفنانات العرب ونجمة في عالم الموسيقى والغناء العربي. ولدت في بيت فني فهي ابنة الموسيقار الشهير حليم الرومي. تأثرت ماجدة الرومي منذ الطفولة بكبار الموسقيين العرب وهي تملك صوتاً استثنائياً. بدأت مسيرتها الفنية بأغان أغنت أرشيف الموسيقى العربية مثل «عم بحلمك يا حلم يا لبنان « ومنذ ذلك
الوقت حجزت مكاناً لها بين كبار المطربين في العالم العربي. غنت ماجدة للعديد من الشعراء والملحنين وأمام العديد من الملوك والرؤساء، وفي أغلب المهرجانات الكبرى في العالم العربي. وأطلق عليها عدة ألقاب منها «ملاك الطرب العربي» و»مطربة المثقفين» للدلالة على
تميز صوتها ورقي فنها. تعود السيدة ماجدة الرومي لإحياء الحفل الثاني لها ضمن مهرجان البترون الدولي بعد أن كانت قد شاركت فيه أيضاً في العام 2011 وكان حفلها الأنجح ضمن جميع المهرجانات في لبنان.
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