1. Vijay Iyer on Ferguson, Teaching at Harvard & Jazz's Relationship With Hip-Hop

    January 20, 2015 6:00 PM EST Pianist Vijay Iyer, known for moving between jazz, classical, Indian and electronic music, will perform 12 different sets of music in a residency at The Stone in New York City between Jan. 20 and 25. His shows on Jan. 23 and 24 will feature expanded versions of his longtime trio, which…

  2. Vijay Iyer/ Prasanna/ Nittin Mitta, "Tirtha"

    March 25, 2011 10:00 AM EDT Celebrated during the last few years as the most gifted and ambitious young pianist in jazz, Vijay Iyer engages in a culturally grounded musical conversation with fellow Indian musicians Prasanna and Nitin Mitta. Iyer and guitarist Prasanna supply the nine compositions, but it's tabla…

  3. Negrophilia—The Album

    January 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST Describing Mike Ladd's "Negrophilia" as hip-hop is like describing an Aston-Martin as just a car. Describing Mike Ladd's "Negrophilia" as hip-hop is like describing an Aston-Martin as just a car. As the follow-up to "In What Language," "Negrophilia…