Fred Hersch and the WDR Big Band, Begin Again | The Vinyl Anachronist

By | August 3rd, 2019|Categories: Part-Time Audiofile|Tags: , , , , , , |

It says a lot about legendary jazz pianist Fred Hersch and his unique style that he can play with a large ensemble such as the WDR Big Band and leave you thinking primarily at those thoughtful phrases and unique cadences on the keyboard. WDR, based out of Germany, has a fine reputation for coming up with a sound that stands apart, so much so that I instantly know that these performances will not sound typical, all dynamics and precision and scope.… Read the full article