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4 chances to see TED speakers live, this week and next


TEDIndia’s Lakshmi Pratury will be interviewing two TED speakers next week in the Bay Area: + March 30, 2009, hear TED2009 speaker Nandan Nilekani, the founder of Infosys and the author of Imagining India, at the Crowne Plaza Cabana in Palo Alto, 6:30-8pm. Tickets: $15 members, $25 nonmembers. Premium tickets (includes reception, book and priority []

A striking evolution in jazz: Exclusive interview with Eric Lewis


Not without a struggle (and a measure of healthy angst), acclaimed pianist Eric Lewis is driving the next evolution of jazz — forging new musical alloys of classic blue note scuttles, delicate improvisations and heady alt rock hooks. Now, with a roster of sold-out shows and a growing list of celebrity supporters, his iconoclastic arrangements []

Striking chords to rock the jazz world: Eric Lewis on TED.com


Eric Lewis, an astonishingly talented crossover jazz pianist — seen by many for the first time at TED2009 — sets fire to the keys with his shattering rendition of Evanescence‘s chart-topper “Going Under.” (Recorded in February 2009 in Long Beach, California. Duration: 10:36.) Watch Eric Lewis’ performance from TED2009 on TED.com, where you can download []