The other night, after falling asleep, my older son Alex (now 22) had an unexpected visitor—this guy showed up and began to play.
Vijay Iyer Trio (VI, piano; Marcus Gilmore, drums; Stephan Crump, bass)
“Galang,” recording session (Historicity), New York (Systems Two Studios), 2009
“Questions of Agency,” live, New York (The Stone), 2007
Playing and Talking about Historicity, 2009
Presto! Here is the great new jazz piano trio.
—Ben Ratliff, New York Times (9/9/09)