Baalbek, Lebanon (Lebanese Republic)
FANS OF BAALBEK FESTIVAL GATHER TO ATTEND THE CONCERT OF AMERICAN JAZZ.
Fans of Baalbek Festival gather to attend the concert of American jazz
pianist Ahmed Jamal with James Cammack on bass and Idrees Mohamad on
drums, at the Roman ruins of Baalbek in eastern Lebanon July 18, 2003.
The festival, where performers take the stage amid Roman temples, has
been bringing international performers together for over 50 years, with
the exception of a period during Lebanon's 1975-1990 civil war.
REUTERS/ Mohamed Azakir