Books, Films and Music


Gurdjieff and his students left a legacy of writings, music, and sacred dance (known as The Movements).



By G.I. Gurdjieff:

Beelzebub’s Tales to His Grandson. New York and London: Viking Arkana, 1992.

Meetings with Remarkable Men. New York: E.P. Dutton, 1963. New York and London: Viking Arkana, 1985.

Views from the Real World. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1973, London: Viking Arkana, 1984.

By Madame de Salzmann:

The Reality of Being: The Fourth Way of Gurdjieff. Boston & London: Shambala, 2010

By P. D. Ouspensky:

In Search of the Miraculous: Fragments of an Unknown Teaching. New York: Harcourt, Brace and World, 1949.

The Psychology of Man’s Possible Evolution. New York: Knopf, 1954.

 By Other Students of G. I. Gurdjieff:

Our Life with Mr. Gurdjieff. Thomas de Hartmann, revised and enlarged from personal memoirs of Olga de Hartmann. San Francisco: Harper and Row, 1983.

Gurdjieff: Essays and Reflections on the Man and His Teaching. Jacob Needleman and George Baker, Editors. New York: Continuum, 1998.



G.I. Gurdjieff/Thomas de Hartmann, The complete Piano Works, Played by Linda Daniel-Spitz,Charles Ketcham, and Laurence Rosenthal. Released by Wergo Shallplatten, Mainz, Germany.

Volume I: Asian Songs and Rhythms 1997
Volume II: Music of the Sayyids and the Dervishes, 1998
Volume III: Hymns, Prayers and Rituals, 1999
Volume IV: Hymns from a Great Temple and other Selected Works, 2001

The Music of Gurdjieff/de Hartmann. Thomas de Hartmann, piano (3 compact disc, sold as a set , or 4 cassettes), ECM Records GMBH, Munich, distributed in the United States by Triangle records.

Anthology of the Gurdjieff/de Hartmann Music. Alain Kremski, piano. (5 compact discs, sold separately in five volumes, one of which is a double), Editions AudivisValois, Paris, 1990


Film (including scenes of Sacred Dance/ Movements):

Meetings with Remarkable Men. 1979, produced by Jeanne de Salzmann and directed by Peter Brook, 1979. Available in digitally remastered VHS and DVD