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LECTURE & CONCERT | COMPCORD & ENTERTAINING SCIENCE

Oct 01 | Fri |
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October 1, 7 PM ET

In collaboration with the ‘Entertaining Science’ series, Composers Concordance presents a concert combining a short lecture by renowned scientist Christina Pressl with performances by trumpet soloist Franz Hackl, drummer Jonathan Kane, and the CompCord String Quartet. Music on the program will respond to the science of facial recognition, Christina Pressl‘s specialty, and/or Austria. Featured compositions include Dave Soldier’s ‘Vienna Over the Hills’, Gene Pritsker’s arrangement of Austrian legend Joe Zawinul’s ‘A Remark You Made,’ as well as a new piece for trumpet and string quartet.

In addition to the ACFNY hosting an in-person event its theater, the concert will be live-streamed via this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=epQ2hXaha0Y

RESERVATIONS TO THIS EVENT CAN BE MADE BY EMAILING CONCERTS@ACFNY.ORG. VISITING US SAFELY We kindly ask that you wear a mask covering both mouth and nose at all times within the building. Please note, as per the New York City Covid-19 Executive Order 225, proof of vaccination, as well as an I.D., will be required upon entry. Proof of vaccination may include a CDC Vaccination Card, an NYC Vaccination Record, NYC Covid Safe App, Excelsior Pass, or an official immunization record from outside NYC or the U.S., showing proof of receipt of at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine authorized for emergency use or licensed for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration or authorized for emergency use by the World Health Organization.

Venue: Austrian Cultural Forum New York

11 E 52nd St Map
212-319-5300