U.S. Embassy Events
Reopening of Amerika Haus highlights Jazz Appreciation Month
Amerika Haus, Vienna, April 16, 2012
After a months-long renovation the Amerika Haus was reopened with a jazz concert featuring American singer Francesca Kelly and Austrian pianist Markus Gaudriot. In his remarks Ambassador William C. Eacho pointed out the history of the institution, which for more than six decades has been a place for Americans and Austrians to meet and learn about one another’s culture. The Ambassador also heralded the “Month of Jazz” during the festive opening.