JAZZ INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO PROGRAMS
IN CONVERSATION WITH FRED HERSCH
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.
ABOUT JAZZ INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO
Founded in 1969 the Jazz Institute of Chcgao provides jazz education for youth and adults, supports and develops artists by providing opportunities for them to create and perform new work, builds audiences for Chicago jazz by presenting free concerts and festivals throughout the city and fosters a thriving jazz community.