Fred Hersch Tag Archive

CD Review | Fred Hersch, Trio 97 @ the Village Vanguard

To say there has been a lot going on for pianist Fred Hersch during the last year or so would be an understatement. After a highly successful 2017/18 season, earlier this month...

Fred Hersch | Trio 97

For jazz fans in 2018, it might be difficult to imagine a time when pianist/composer Fred Hersch was not intimately associated with the Village Vanguard. For more than two decades...

Belgian pride shines on Jazz Middelheim 2018

Jazz Middelheim (9-12 August) has a strong Belgian contribution this year. The annual festival in Antwerp has famous guitarist Philip Catherine as one of its main attractions....

Fred Hersch to release new album “Live In Europe”

Pianist/composer Fred Hersch released his new trio recording titled “Live in Europe” on May 11. The Album caps off what was a momentous year for pianist Fred Hersch....

Fred Hersch | Live In Europe

Live in Europe crowns a momentous 2017 for Hersch, with the publication of his acclaimed autobiography Good Things Happen Slowly: A Life In and Out of Jazz (named one of the Five...

2018 Grammy Award Nominees announced.

Yesterday the Recording Academy announced the nominations for the 2018 Grammy Awards. The final round of GRAMMY voting is Dec. 7–21, 2017. The Recording Academy will present the...

Fred Hersch wins French “Prix in Honorem Jazz” and “Coup de cœur jazz”.

Pianist and composer Fred Hersch has won the Prix in Honorem Jazz as well as the Coup de cœur jazz from l’Académie Charles Cros 2017 (prize in honor of jazz from...

Pat Metheny, Marcus Miller, Mike Stern at Utrechts Tivoli in November

The Dutch city of Utrecht is located in the hart of the Netherlands and has always been seen as a cultural center. In 2004 the city council presented plans for a new center to...