Rom, 30. September 2009 Press release

"The New Austrian Sound of Music" in Rome

Season kick-off for the Austrian Cultural Forum on 1 October

Rome, 30 September 2009The Austrian Cultural Forum in Rome kicks off the new season with a jazz concert by the HDV trio on 1 October 2009 at 8 pm.

HDV consists of David Helbock (piano), Lucas Dietrich (bass) and Marc Vogel (drums). These three exceptional musicians from Austria are candidates to join the premier league of jazz ensembles. Following their debut album „Celebrating Modern Genius“, HDV now raised the ante with a new album titled „All In“, in which the group pays tribute to icons like Chick Corea, Frida Kahlo, Thelonious Monk, and Béla Bartók.

The concert at the Cultural Forum in Rome features exclusively own compositions by the trio. HDV were selected by the Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs for "The New Austrian Sound of Music" programme for the promotion of young artists for the period 2009/2010.

Admission to the events in the Austrian Cultural Forum in Rome is free.

Contact:
Austrian Cultural Forum in Rome
Mrs. Astrid Harz
Tel.: +39 06 36 08 371
kf-rom(at)bmeia.gv.at
Website Austrian Cultural Forum Rome