In the second season of RECOLLECT, Blue Engine Records takes some of the world's greatest jazz musicians on record shopping sprees, digging up forgotten favorites and certified classics in the process. Go behind the recording process with the artists who know it best and learn the stories behind your favorite albums from the musicians who heard them firsthand.
In this episode, pianist FRED HERSCH talks about the ways in which Walt Whitman's work inspired his "Leaves of Grass" project and his experience coming out as a gay, HIV-positive jazz musician.
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