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Performer: Vijay Iyer
Title: Blood Sutra
Country: US
Released: 2003
Style: Free Jazz, Contemporary Jazz
Category: Jazz
Rating: 4.3 ✦
Other format: MMF DXD WMA WAV MP3 DXD AA

Vijay Iyer (born October 26, 1971) is an American jazz pianist, composer, bandleader, producer, electronic musician, and writer based in New York City. He is a 2013 MacArthur Fellow. He became the Franklin D. and Florence Rosenblatt Professor of the Arts (in the Department of Music) at Harvard University in early 2014. Born in Albany and raised in Fairport, New York, Iyer is the son of Indian Tamil immigrants to the United States.

Album · 2003 · 12 Songs. Blood Sutra Vijay Iyer. Vijay Iyer, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Stephen Crump & Tyshawn Sorey. 5. When History Sleeps. 6. Questions of Agency.

Because of Guns (Hey Joe Redux).

Calling Blood Sutra another Vijay Iyer disc could be damning with faint praise or maybe noting a first few signs of stagnation, but it just reflects the singular nature of the young pianist-composer's musical conception in this case. Like Jason Moran, it's hard to find signposts or reference points in his music beyond the -bit-like level and nothing on his fourth disc will dissuade those who rank him on the very short list of creative, individual young stylists in jazz.

Questions of Agency, 05:10.

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Blood Sutra is an album by pianist Vijay Iyer recorded in 2003 and originally released on the Artists House label before being reissued on Pi Recordings in 2006. His muse still tends towards the severe but there's no denying the individuality and the fact he doesn't make the listening easy is also precisely what makes it so rewarding"

All compositions on Blood Sutra with the exception of Because of Guns (Hey Joe Redux) are Iyer originals. The result is a guidepost to the direction of jazz in the 21st century from one of the most important and influential musicians in jazz today. 1 Reception Track listing. All compositions by Vijay Iyer except where noted. Proximity (Crossroads)" – 2:12.

Vijay Iyer's Bloodsutra is everything contemporary jazz should be: politically relevant, unique and original, and compelling both intellectually and emotionally. The album title and track title such as "Habeus Corpus" and "When History Sleeps" indicate that this is not going to be easy listening.


1 Proximity (Crossroads) 2:12
2 Brute Facts 6:10
3 Habeas Corpus 5:58
4 Ascent 1:22
5 When History Sleeps 6:07
6 Questions Of Agency 5:11
7 Kinship 6:10
8 Stigmatism 4:02
9 That Much Music 2:31
10 Imagined Nations 6:11
11 Because Of Guns (Hey Joe Redux) 7:47
12 Desiring 4:34

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Vijay Iyer
  • Copyright (c) – Vijay Iyer
  • Published By – Multiplicity Music
  • Recorded At – Sorcerer Sound
  • Mixed At – Sorcerer Sound
  • Mixed At – Sound Bunker
  • Mastered At – Turtle Tone Studios
  • Mastered At – Sound Bunker
  • Manufactured By – Crest National – S29331


  • Alto Saxophone – Rudresh Mahanthappa
  • Bass – Stephan Crump
  • Composed By – W. Roberts* (tracks: 11), Vijay Iyer
  • Drums – Tyshawn Sorey
  • Executive-Producer – John Snyder
  • Liner Notes – Vijay Iyer
  • Mastered By [5.1 Surround] – Jim Mageras
  • Mastered By [Stereo] – Mike Fossenkemper*
  • Mixed By [5.1 Surround] – John Klett
  • Mixed By [Stereo] – Cookie Marenco
  • Photography By – A.J. Fielder
  • Piano – Vijay Iyer
  • Producer – Vijay Iyer
  • Recorded By – Cookie Marenco


"Because of Guns / Hey Joe Redux" contains elements of "Hey Joe" by W. Roberts.

Recorded 2/21/03 by Cookie Marenco at Sorcerer Sound, NYC
Stereo mixes by Cookie Marenco at Sorcerer Sound, mastered by Mike Fossenkemper at Turtletone Studio, NYC
5.1 surround mix by John Klett, mastered by Jim Mageras at Sound Bunker, Darien, CT

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AH 9 © ℗ 2003 Vijay Iyer.

Category appears as "AH 09" on spine, but "AH 9" in the cover insert and on the tray insert.
Track times are as read using iTunes, and differ slightly from those printed in the cover insert.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 8 27867 00092 5
  • Barcode (Scanned UPC as 13-digit GTIN): 0827867000925
  • Matrix / Runout (Line 1): S29331-C 5
  • Matrix / Runout (Line 2): S29331-H 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Line 1, in small type, mirrored): MFG BY CREST NATIONAL - CA
  • Matrix / Runout (Line 2, in small type): MFG BY CREST NATIONAL - CA
  • Mastering SID Code (Line 1, in small type, mirrored): IFPI LF73
  • Mastering SID Code (Line 2, in small type): IFPI LF72
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 9F26
  • Rights Society: SESAC

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
PI 901 Vijay Iyer Blood Sutra ‎(CD, Album) Pi Recordings PI 901 US 2003