Vijay Iyer to Host 12-Set Residency in NYC

Shows at The Stone to include Iyer’s trio plus special guests

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Vijay Iyer

Keyboardist and composer Vijay Iyer will host a 12-set residency at The Stone in New York City from Jan. 20-25. Iyer will collaborate with members of his trio plus Reggie Workman, Tyshawn Sorey, Himanshu Suri (Das Racist), Sunny Jain (Red Baraat) and many more. Iyer’s new album, Break Stuff, is released Feb. 10.

For more information on the residency, visit The Stone.

The lineups for the 12 sets are as follows:

1/20 Tuesday

8 pm

Vijay Iyer, Rajna Swaminathan, Anjna Swaminathan, Reggie Workman

Vijay Iyer (piano) Rajna Swaminathan (mrudangam) Anjna Swaminathan (violin) Reggie Workman (bass)

10 pm

Vijay Iyer, Rajna Swaminathan, Anjna Swaminathan, Reggie Workman, Mat Maneri

Vijay Iyer (piano) Rajna Swaminathan (mrudangam) Anjna Swaminathan (violin) Reggie Workman (bass) Mat Maneri (viola)

1/21 Wednesday

8 pm

Vijay Iyer, Imani Uzuri, DJ Val-INC, Linda Oh

Vijay Iyer (piano, electronics) Imani Uzuri (voice) DJ Val-INC (percussion, electronics) Linda Oh (bass)

10 pm

Vijay Iyer, Sunny Jain, Himanshu Suri

Vijay Iyer (piano, electronics) Sunny Jain (dhol) Himanshu Suri (poems, lyrics)

1/22 Thursday

8 pm

The Intuitionists

Vijay Iyer (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Tyshawn Sorey (drums) Liberty Ellman (guitar)

10 pm

FIELDWORK

Vijay Iyer (piano, compositions) Steve Lehman (sax, compositions) Tyshawn Sorey (drums, compositions)

1/23 Friday

8 pm

TRRIIOO

Vijay Iyer (piano) Matthew Brewer, Stephan Crump (basses) Marcus Gilmore, Tyshawn Sorey (drums)

10 pm

TRRIIOO++

Vijay Iyer (piano) Matthew Brewer, Stephan Crump (basses) Marcus Gilmore, Tyshawn Sorey (drums) Rafiq Bhatia (guitar) Graham Haynes (cornet, flugelhorn) Mat Maneri (viola)

1/24 Saturday

8 pm

SEXTET

Vijay Iyer (piano) Matthew Brewer (bass) Marcus Gilmore (drums) Mark Shim (tenor sax) Steve Lehman (alto sax) Graham Haynes (cornet, flugelhorn)

10 pm

OPEN CITYSCAPES

Vijay Iyer (piano) Matthew Brewer (bass) Marcus Gilmore (drums) Mark Shim (tenor sax) Steve Lehman (alto sax) Graham Haynes (cornet, flugelhorn) Elena Pinderhughes (flute) Patricia Franceschy (vibraphone) Rafiq Bhatia (guitar) Teju Cole (narration)

1/25 Sunday

8 pm

Wadada Leo Smith and Vijay Iyer

Wadada Leo Smith (trumpet) Vijay Iyer (piano)

10 pm

Wadada Leo Smith, Vijay Iyer, Nitin Mitta, Patricia Franceschy, Reggie Workman

Wadada Leo Smith (trumpet) Vijay Iyer (piano) Nitin Mitta (tabla) Patricia Franceschy (vibraphone) Reggie Workman (bass)