We are thrilled to announce that The Ballad of Fred Hersch will premiere at the prestigious Full Frame Film Festival on Saturday, April 9th.
We were thrilled to celebrate Fred's 60th. birthday this week and film Fred Hersch Trio one last time at the Village Vanguard. What a night! Fred Hersch Trio with John Hebert on bass and Eric McPherson on drums
We are thrilled to announce that The Reva and David Logan Foundation have granted a $100,000 matching fund for The Ballad of Fred Hersch. Please help us match the fund by making a tax deductible donation so we can finish this intimate, moving and important film about Fred Hersch.
"Mr. Hersch, with his fluent exposition, his rapturous clarity and his elegant assurance of touch, leads the way." says the New York Times. We couldn't agree more.
“When I first heard Hersch interviewed on NPR years ago, I said, ‘I’ve got to know more about this guy. His music is going to tell me something that, as a doctor, I’d otherwise never know.” said Dr. Rita Charon, the executive director of the Program in Narrative Medicine. What it taught her, and the …
MY COMA DREAMS will be at Columbia University March, 2nd. Get your tickets at http://www.mycomadreams.com/ ARTINFO's review "It is a remarkable and touching work, by turns alarming and funny, tense and tender, showcasing equally Hersch’s deep love of, say, Thelonious Monk’s music, and his deeply loving relationship with his partner."
Fred Hersch was the first solo pianist to play the Vanguard, which has been the country's premier jazz club for 70 years!
Great day in the editing room with renown editor Vivien Hillgrove.
If you are not able to join, get Fred's new DVD Alive at the Vanguard. It's a gem!