https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z5jahYf92-U Pi Recordings has released Holding It Down: The Veterans’ Dreams Project, the latest album to emerge from the ongoing collaboration of Grammy-nominated pianist/composer Vijay Iyer and poet/performer/librettist/emcee Mike Ladd. […]
Vijay Iyer is named Pianist of the Year in the 2013 Jazz Awards by the Jazz Journalists Association; a title he holds for the second consecutive year.
Vijay Iyer receives 2013 ECHO (German Grammy Award) for International Pianist of the Year! This is Iyer's second ECHO Award, the Vijay Iyer Trio taking home the first ever ECHO award for Jazz in 2010.
Vijay Iyer, Prashant Bhargava and International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) brought new perspective and powerful energy to 'The Rite of Spring' with the world premiere of RADHE RADHE: Rites of Holi as part of Carolina Performing Arts one hundred year anniversary celebration of Stravinsky's 'The Rite of Spring'. http://vimeo.com/patang/radhetrailer
Iyer wins top honors in four categories of the JazzTimes 2012 Critics Poll: Artist of the Year, Pianist of the Year, Composer of the Year and Best Acoustic/ Mainstream Group for the Vijay Iyer Trio.