Fred Hersch Duo Series Coming to Jazz Standard May 6-11

Pianist will team with Kurt Elling, Anat Cohen, others

Pianist Fred Hersch will lead a six-night Duo Invitation Series at New York’s Jazz Standard from May 6-11. Each night Hersch will collaborate with another performer (saxophonist/clarinetist Anat Cohen gets two nights). The schedule is as follows.

5/6 Fred Hersch with Ralph Alessi, trumpet

5/7 Fred Hersch with Kurt Elling, voice

5/8 Fred Hersch with Kate McGarry, voice

5/9-5/10 Fred Hersch with Anat Cohen, saxophone & clarinet

5/11 Fred Hersch with John Abercrombie, guitar

There is a music charge of $25/$30 for the Friday and Saturday shows.