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Vijay Iyer

Composer-pianist, Professor

Harvard University, Department of Music & Department of African & African American Studies

Composer-pianist VIJAY IYER’s twenty-three recordings include The Transitory Poems (ECM, 2019), Far From Over (ECM, 2017), and A Cosmic Rhythm with Each Stroke (ECM, 2016). He received a MacArthur Fellowship and a U.S. Artists Fellowship, and is a four-time DownBeat Jazz Artist of the Year. He is the Franklin D. and Florence Rosenblatt Professor of the Arts at Harvard University in the Department of Music and the Department of African and African American Studies.