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A cosmic rhythm with each stroke [sound recording] / Vijay Iyer ; Wadada Leo Smith.

Iyer, Vijay. (Performer).
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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center CD 40434 37684001099247 Media Center Desk Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc (67 min.) ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: M√ľnchen : ECM, [2016]
  • Manufacturer: New York, New York : manufactured by Universal Music Classics, a divison of UMG Recordings, Inc.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc label.
Booklet with program notes by Vijay Iyer (19 pages : portraits) inserted in container.
"The suite, A cosmic rhythm with each stroke, was commissioned by the Metropolitan Museum of Art for its 2016 Met Breuer exhibition, Nasreen Mohamedi"--Container insert.
Formatted Contents Note:
Passage / Vijay Iyer (6:15) -- A cosmic rhythm with each stroke. All becomes alive (9:09) ; The empty mind receives (4:55) ; Labyrinths (6:43) ; A divine courage (9:12) ; Uncut emeralds (7:43) ; A cold fire (5:55) ; Notes on water (7:58) for Nasreen Mohamedi / Vijay Iyer and Wadada Leo Smith -- Marian Anderson / Wadada Leo Smith (8:23).
Participant or Performer Note:
Wadada Leo Smith, trumpet ; Vijay Iyer, piano, Fender Rhodes, electronics.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded 2015 October Avatar Studios, New York.
Local Note:
Vijay Iyer has previously played extensively with Wadada in Smith's Golden Quartet, but this album, produced by Manfred Eicher, is the first documentation of their duo work. The centerpiece of the album is the spellbinding title suite.
Subject: Jazz > 2011-2020.
Genre: Jazz.

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