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Catskill Jazz Factory

Catskill Jazz Factory
​Heard Fresh: Music for Two Pianos

Fred Hersch & Sullivan Fortner

[Catskill Jazz Factory​Heard Fresh: Music for Two Pianos]
“A pianist of cultivated taste and erudition… the sort of jazz musician who brings a lissome elegance to his playing.” – The New York Times on Fred Hersch
 
Named “The most arrestingly innovative pianist over the last decade,” by Vanity Fair, jazz titan Fred Hersch joins his protégé Sullivan Fortner, the 2015 American Pianists Association Cole Porter Fellow in Jazz, for a cross-generational, double piano concert.

Hersch’s Fisher Center debut follows the release of a new album, Open Book, and the publication of his memoir Good Things Happen Slowly, which chronicles Hersch’s life as an openly gay, HIV-positive jazz player with a deep look into the jazz culture that made such a status both transgressive and groundbreaking.
 

Ticket Information

Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater

Tickets: $25-50

This event occurs on:

Sat. October 7, 7:30 pm


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