Vijay Iyer was named Downbeat Magazine’s Jazz Artist of the Year for 2012, 2015, 2016 and 2018, and Artist of the Year in Jazz Times’ Critics’ Poll and Readers’ Poll for 2017. He received a 2013 MacArthur Fellowship, a 2012 Doris Duke Performing Artist Award, and a 2011 Grammy nomination. Iyer has released twenty-one albums, including The Transitory Poems (ECM 2019) in duet with pianist Craig Taborn; Far From Over (ECM, 2017), with the Vijay Iyer Sextet, which topped numerous year-end critics polls and was cited by Rolling Stone as “2017’s jazz album to beat”; A Cosmic Rhythm with Each Stroke (ECM, 2016) with Wadada Leo Smith, named “Best New Music” by Pitchfork; and Break Stuff (ECM, 2015) with the Vijay Iyer Trio, winner of the German Record Critics’ Award for Album of the Year.
Label | ECM Records/Verlag
Management | Music + Art Management
Press | Fully Altered Media(North America)
Discography | Vijay Iyer on AllMusic.com