Join Center on Halsted and Jazz Institute of Chicago for a preview of the upcoming Chicago Jazz Festival performance of Grammy-nominated pianist Fred Hersch in collaboration with ADA 25 Chicago in commemoration of this year’s 25th anniversary celebration of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Fred Hersch will discuss his trailblazing career, life as a gay man living with AIDS, and his HIV/AIDS advocacy.

5:00 p.m. – Welcome Reception and Light Refreshments
5:30 p.m. – Preview Performance and Q&A

Free. Advance registration recommended to ensure a seat.

CART will be provided. To request any additional accommodations, please contact Andrew Fortman at or 773.472.6469 ext. 447