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Phone him at (814) 867-9935.


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State College, PA

(814) 867-9935

Rick Hirsch is a nationally-known composer, arranger and jazz educator living in State College, PA. Check out his music, book a live jazz band in Central Pennsylvania.

3 AAJ Reviews


3 AAJ Reviews

Rick Hirsch

Three reviews of Pocono Git-Down have recently been published on AllAboutJazz.com, rating the album 4.5, 4, and 4 stars.


Here are some excerpts:

"[Pocono Git-Down] is a sensational and exciting big band recording that deserves serious attention.”Edward Blanco

“…these players from Central Pennsylvania—of all places—just blow you away.”Richard Salvucci

“With Pocono Git-Down, Hirsch’s Big Ol’ Band has made a grand ol’ debut.”Jack Bowers


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