Schedule

06.26

Chris Potter Quartet

Blues Alley D.C.

06.27

David Binney Quartet

55 Bar

Full Schedule

Top 30 Recordings

If I was forced to bring only thirty recordings that I own to a different location for a long stretch of time, as of now I would bring:


  • Nikhil Banerjee – Raga Hemant (Live in Amsterdam, 1970)
  • Nikhil Banerjee – Raga Malkauns (1982)
  • Nikhil Banerjee – Raga Puria Dhanashree (1985)
  • Nikhil Banerjee – Raga Bilashkhani Todi (1970)
  • Nikhil Banerjee – Raga Maru Behag (1980)
  • John Coltrane – Crescent
  • John Coltrane – Afro Blue Impressions
  • John Coltrane – Live at The Half Note
  • Amir Khan – Raga Komal Re Aswari
  • Bhimsen Joshi – Bhajans
  • Bhimsen Joshi – Yaman Kalyan, Yaman, Shankara
  • Keith Jarret – Standards volume two (video dubbed on to cd)
  • J.S. Bach - French Suites (Glenn Gould)
  • Brahms – Cello Sonatas - Dupre and Barenboim
  • Samir Chatterje – Teental solo
  • Stravinsky – Apollo (Charles Dutoit conducting and Piano Sonata)
  • Mahler - 9th symphony – Berlin Philharmonic
  • Beatles – Revolver
  • Led Zeppelin – Physical Graffiti
  • George Harrison – All Things Must Pass
  • Djavan – Alumbramento, Djavan (double cd)
  • Stevie Wonder – Inner visions
  • Elvis Costello – Get happy
  • Meshuggah – Chaosphere
  • Metallica – Master of Puppets
  • Rush – Exit Stage Left
  • Yes – Close to the edge
  • The Male Choir of Moscow Choral Synagogue - Hatikva
  • Bulgarian Womans' Choir - Volume 1
  • Elis Regina – Tranversal do Tempo

Top ten movies (nor order)

  • Cries and Whispers - Ingmar Bergman
  • Solaris - Andre Tarkovsky
  • Once upon a time in America – Sergie Leone
  • Deerhunter – Michael Cimino
  • Goodfellas – Martin Scorsese
  • The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser - Werner Herzog
  • On the Waterfront - Elia Kazan
  • Derzu Uzula – Akira Kurosawa
  • Glengarry Glenross – James Foley (written by David Mamet)
  • City Lights - Charlie Chaplin

Some favorite books

  • East Of Eden - John Steinbeck
  • Love In the Time Of Cholera - Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Path Of the Sacred Warrior - Chogyam Trungpa
  • Beloved - Toni Morrison
  • Miracle Of Mindfullnes - Thicht Naht Hanh
  • Freedom Love And Action - J. Krishnamurti
  • Siddartha - Herman Hesse
  • Glass Bead Game – Herman Hesse
  • Freedom, Love, and Action – Jiddu Krishnamurti
  • The Mysticism of Sound and Music – Hazrat Inayat Khan