TALK: “From Abbey Road to Ziggy Stardust” @ Skidmore College’s Filene Recital Hall, Saratoga Springs. A lecture-presentation by Ken Scott, one of only five recording engineers ever to have recorded the Beatles. His engineering and producing credits extend far beyond the Fab Four, however, including David Bowie, Jeff Beck, Stanley Clarke, Duran Duran, Elton John, the Mahavishnu Orchestra, Pink Floyd, the Rolling Stones and the Tubes, to name just a few. 7pm. FREE.
READING: Robert Clancy @ the Arts Center of the Capital Region, Troy. Local author Clancy offers an evening of inspirational stories and spiritual highlights from his acclaimed new book, “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Soul.” 7:30pm. $10.
TALK: “Experience and Experiment in Early Modern Europe” @ EMPAC at RPI, Troy. Bard
College professor Greg Moynahan discusses the rise of scientific experimentation and its relation to experimentation in the arts. 6pm. FREE.