The Ballad of Fred Hersch is an intimate portrait of one of today’s foremost jazz pianists and composers and his extraordinary work. A genre unto himself, Hersch has significantly influenced a new generation of musicians and jazz itself. His poignant story as an AIDS survivor and openly gay man reveal an unlikely musical journey and an irrepressible American master.
Fred has earned #2 in the Piano category & “Sunday Night at The Vanguard” earns # 3 Jazz Album of the Year and Fred Hersch Trio #4 Jazz Group of the Year!!
- The Ballad of Fred Hersch premiere in Belgium at the Leuven Jazz Festival!
- The Ballad of Fred Hersch featured at the 34th Reel Music Festival in Portland, OR.
- Stage Buddies nominates The Ballad of Fred Hersch as one of the 10 Essential Art Documentaries at DOCNYC
- Announcing NY premiere at DOC NYC
- A Sumptuous Celebration of Hersch’s entire musical world!
- Tickets available for the Mill Valley Film Festival
- Announcing our West Coast premiere at the Mill Valley Film Festival
- Fantastic premiere at Full Frame
- Premiere tickets are available.