Fred Hersch

A native of Cincinnati, Fred Hersch is a composer and pianist as well as a bandleader, collaborator, and theatrical conceptualist. His song compositions have been part of the AIDS Quilt Songbook since its founding.

Photo: Fred Hersch publicity photo; photo credit John Abbott

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blues for an imaginary valentine

Composer(s): Fred Hersch

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