Posted by Hash Varsani // May 13, 2013
When Jazz Club Jury visited the Tampere Jazz Happening we had a chat with Vijay Iyer about his music and thoughts on jazz. Vijay was a very mellow and considered musician shedding light on his past and how he approaches his music. Look forward to seeing more of him in the future. Enjoy…
Posted by Hash Varsani // October 10, 2012
Finnish Festival of the Year-winner, Tampere Jazz Happening is going to bring a spectacular jazz line-up in Tampere: Vijay Iyer Trio, the Jazz Passengers, Ibrahim Maalouf and many more
Posted by Hash Varsani // August 27, 2012
Since its creation in 1987 the Jazz Journalists Association, a non-profit organization of approximately 300 members – professional journalists, students, industry associates and supporting institutions – has dedicated itself to the promotion, divulgation and appreciation of jazz. Each year, starting from 1997, they have awarded the JJA Award, a prize to excellence in both music and journalism. Here’s the list of winners of the 2012 JJA Awards, the most prestigious distinction in jazz music.
Category: Jazz Journal // Tags: Ambrose Akinmusire, Anat Cohen, award, Ben Williams, Bill Frisell, Christian McBride, ECM, Gary Burton, Gary Smulyan, Gary Versace, Gretchen Parlato, Horace Silver, jazz, Jazz Journalists Association Jazz Award, Joe Lovano Us Five, Kurt Elling, Maria Schneider, Miles Davis, Mingus Big Band, Nicole Mitchell, Poncho Sanchez, Regina Carter, rudresh mahanthappa, Sonny Rollins, Toots Thielemans, Vijay Iyer, Wycliffe Gordon // 4 Responses