Fred Hersch

April 1, 2016

Legendary jazz innovator and eight-time Grammy® nominated pianist & composer blazed into BLU with his all-star trio for a very special “sold-out” concert event! Co-presented by Steinway Piano Gallery Cleveland. Featuring John Hébert, Eric McPherson.
(photos by Cindy Nichols Photography)

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