Schedule

09.23

Michael Formanek Quartet

Jazz Gallery

09.28

Florian Weber, Donny McCa...

Lewisburg Jazz Fest

10.05

Dan Weiss NEW GROUP with ...

Angel City Festival Zebulon L.A...

10.06

John Zorn Bagatelles Matt...

NYU

10.10

Florian Weber, Donny McCa...

Angel City Festival L.A.

10.12

Dan Weiss/Miles Okazki an...

Jazz Gallery

10.16

Miles Okazaki Group

Bar Lunatico

10.18

Sameer Gupta/Dan Weiss Ta...

Art Cafe BRM

10.20

Dan Weiss Trio

Cornelia Street Cafe

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