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Panoptic Modes

Available on:    High-energy quartet music with Rudresh Mahanthappa, Stephan Crump, and Derrek Phillips. This cd was chosen as one of the best jazz albums of 2001 in The New Yorker and The Village Voice. "sends a ripple through the jazz universe" - modernjazz.com "Iyer's spiky chords, precise phrasing, and surprising linear improvisations are consistently [...]

March 23rd, 2001|Projects, Store|


   Original music for trio, octet, & solo piano. With Rudresh Mahanthappa, Aaron Stewart, Eric Crystal, Liberty Ellman, Jeff Brock, Kevin Ellington Mingus, and Brad Hargreaves. "utterly remarkable... rhythmically challenging, smartly composed, and burns through with passionate playing and improvisation" - sonicnet.com (top 10 list for 2000) "genius... epitomizing new jazz at its best." - [...]

April 30th, 1998|Projects, Store|


   Solo piano, trio, quartets, quintet. With Steve Coleman, Francis Wong, George Lewis, Kash Killion, Liberty Ellman, Jeff Bilmes, Elliot Kavee, Jeff Brock, and Brad Hargreaves. "vibrant with an Ellingtonian elegance... thoughtfully conceived and gorgeously executed." - The Montclarion "one of the most outstanding examples of original contemporary jazz I can remember hearing in a [...]

April 30th, 1995|Projects, Store|