Artist Series

Vijay Iyer Sextet

Lynne Harty

Vijay Iyer Sextet

Far From Over

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 • 7:00 PM

Shockley-Zalabak Theater

Grammy-nominated composer-pianist Vijay Iyer was described by Pitchfork as “one of the most interesting & vital young pianists in jazz today.” The Vijay Iyer Sextet, a group of virtuoso improvisers lauded as one of the pivotal jazz bands of the twenty-first century, will perform material from their critically acclaimed album Far From Over.

We also invite you to join us for a preshow chat with special guest Vilde Aaslid. She is an assistant professor of music at the University of Rhode Island and an interdisciplinary music scholar with primary research interests in text and improvisation. The talk starts at 6 pm.

More ways to engage:
April 29: Listening Party with Jazz 93.5
May 9: A Conversation with Vijay Iyer and Guest Scholar Vilde Aaslid

May is National Chamber Music Month! Click HERE to learn more.

Presented as part of Pollinate: Biennial Arts Festival, exploring the theme of TIME across southern Colorado, April 1-8, 2019. www.pollinateCOS.com

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