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Fred Hersch artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music
July 22, 2009 Despite a life-threatening illness, the pianist remains as prolific and ambitious as ever.
June 28, 2005 Fred Hersch has composed a jazz-infused arrangement of Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass.
March 21, 2012 The pianist performs contemporary takes on Bach's Goldberg Variations in the NPR studio
August 4, 2010 Jazz pianist Fred Hersch explains how slipping into a two-month coma changed his life and his music.
July 25, 2009 Over the past year, the jazz pianist and composer almost died, but found his way back to the piano.
June 2, 2005 With her newest CD, soprano Renée Fleming makes a leap from opera to jazz.
March 9, 2005 Musician Fred Hersch's latest project is set to the words of Walt Whitman.
December 6, 2009 In 2009, young talents such as Vijay Iyer were among many who transcended the standard.
July 10, 2009 Jazz critic Kevin Whitehead reviews the new album by the pianist and composer.
January 19, 2011 Why not hover around your computer with these five wintry tunes and a cup of tea?
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