Fred Hersch



Fred Hersch

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Active
1980
Born
October 21, 1955 in Cincinnati
Location
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Biography
Fred Hersch (born October 21, 1955) is an American jazz pianist and composer. Hersch has featured himself as either a solo performer or at the helm of varied small ensembles, which in addition to his trio, include a quintet, as well as his "Pocket Orchestra" featuring piano, trumpet, voice and percussion. He was the first person to play week-long engagements as a solo pianist New York City's Village Vanguard. He has recorded more than 70 of his jazz compositions. Hersch has been nominated for several Grammy Awards, and, as of December 2014, had been on the Jazz Studies faculty of the New England Conservatory since 1980 (with breaks).

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Live in Healdsburg

Live in Healdsburg

Fred Hersch March 9, 2018

8 Tracks

Personal Favorites

Personal Favorites

Fred Hersch December 3, 2017

12 Tracks

Whirl

Whirl

Fred Hersch December 1, 2017

10 Tracks

Trio + 2

Trio + 2

Fred Hersch November 20, 2017

10 Tracks

{Open Book}

{Open Book}

Fred Hersch September 19, 2017

7 Tracks

Only Many

Only Many

Fred Hersch May 7, 2013

14 Tracks

Only Many

Only Many

Fred Hersch May 7, 2013

14 Tracks

Free Flying

Free Flying

Fred Hersch November 30, 2012

9 Tracks

Everybody's Song but My Own

Everybody's Song but My Own

Fred Hersch November 30, 2010

10 Tracks

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