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Latest Album, Break Stuff, Out On ECM Now

Vijay Iyer Trio’s latest album Break Stuff, hailed by The New York Times as the trio’s “best record,” is Vijay's third release on the legendary ECM label. The trio has been touring around the United States throughout the spring, and will be playing shows in Europe in May and again in July. The album features [...]

April 29th, 2015|Latest News|

Break Stuff

Available on: Break Stuff is what happens after formal elements have been addressed. Vijay Iyer calls the break “a span of time in which to act. It’s the basis for breakdowns, breakbeats, and break dancing... it can be the moment when everything comes to life.” A number of the pieces here are breakdowns of other [...]

March 18th, 2015|Projects, Store|

Vijay Joins Schott Music

We are pleased to announce that Vijay has signed an exclusive worldwide concert music publishing agreement with Schott Music, one of the leading music and media publishers in the world. At Schott Music, Vijay joins a roster including Igor Stravinsky, Paul Hindemith, György Ligeti, Krzysztof Penderecki, and many other visionary composers of the past and present. Norman Ryan, [...]

July 22nd, 2014|Latest News|

Vijay Profiled in the Sunday Times

Mutations, Vijay's first release for the storied ECM imprint, is available now worldwide. In the wake of the release, Vijay was the subject of an in-depth profile in Sunday's edition of The New York Times, as well as the Times' Popcast. The album has also been praised by The Wall Street Journal ("his most sophisticated blends to date of [...]

March 13th, 2014|Latest News|

Mutations

Mutations is Vijay Iyer’s first album as a leader for the ECM label, and a recording that will widen perceptions of the pianist-composer’s work. At its center is “Mutations I-X”, a composition scored for piano, electronics, and a string quartet, featuring Miranda Cuckson and Michi Wiancko (violin), Kyle Armbrust (viola), and Kivie Cahn-Lipman (cello). A major piece built out of cells and fragments, [...]

February 13th, 2014|Projects, Store|