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Vijay Iyer

Composer-pianist VIJAY IYER is one of today’s most acclaimed and respected young American jazz artists. He received the Musician of the Year award in the 2010 Jazz Journalists Association Jazz Awards, the 2010 Echo Award (the “German Grammy”) for best international ensemble with his trio, and the Downbeat Critics Poll for #1 rising star small ensemble of the year. His latest recordings on the ACT label include Solo, released in August 2010, and his trio album Historicity, which was named the #1 jazz album of 2009 by The New York Times, the Chicago Tribune, the Los Angeles Times, National Public Radio, the annual Village Voice jazz critics poll, and the Downbeat International Critics Poll. In the past decade, Iyer has won the Downbeat Poll in multiple categories, the JJA Jazz Award for Up & Coming Musician of the Year, the CalArts Alpert Award in the Arts, the New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship, and numerous composer commissions.

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Icons Among Us: Educational

$350.00 | 220 minutes

(2009)
Starring as Himself

Icons Among Us: Jazz in the Present Tense, a documentary film series, looks at the Jazz music scene today. through interviews, performance footage, and the voices of the musicians themselves, we explore this music and the divergent influences&hellip…

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Icons Among Us - ON DEMAND

$3.99 | 90 minutes

(2009)

Icons Among Us: Jazz in the Present Tense, a documentary film series, looks at the Jazz music scene today. through interviews, performance footage, and the voices of the musicians themselves, we explore this music and the divergent influences&hellip…

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Icons Among Us

$24.95 | 90 minutes

(2009)

Icons Among Us: Jazz in the Present Tense, a documentary film series, looks at the Jazz music scene today. through interviews, performance footage, and the voices of the musicians themselves, we explore this music and the divergent influences&hellip…

buy nowmore info