Composer and pianist Fred Hersch is a highly influential creative force who has been nominated for ten Grammy Awards and has earned prestigious jazz awards, including the 2016 Doris Duke Artist and 2016 Jazz Pianist of the Year from the Jazz Journalists Association. Hersch is well-known for his breathtaking solo recitals featuring his delicate and intricate compositions. Join us for an evening of effortless virtuosity on our new Steinway piano by one of America’s finest composer-performers.
Praise for Fred Hersch:
“When it comes to the art of solo piano in jazz, there are two classes of performers: Fred Hersch and everybody else.” (All About Jazz).
“Fred at the piano is like LeBron James on the basketball court. He’s perfection.” (Jason Moran).
Performance begins at 8:00 pm.