Bill Evans’ ‘Trio 64’ is an album recorded on December 18, 1963 with Gary Peacock and Paul Motian and released in 1964.
Track Listing : 1.Little Lulu (Buddy Kaye, Sidney Lippman, Fred Wise) – 03:52 . 2.A Sleepin’ Bee (Harold Arlen, Truman Capote) – 05:30 . 3.Always (Irving Berlin) – 04:03 . 4.Santa Claus Is Coming To Town (J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie) – 04:25 . 5.I’Ll See You Again (Noël Coward . 6.For Heaven’S Sake (Elise Bretton, Sherman Edwards, Donald Meyer) – 04:26 . 7.Dancing In The Dark (Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz) – 04:36 . 8.Everything Happens To Me (Tom Adair, Matt Dennis) – 04:51
Musicians : Bill Evans – Piano . Gary Peacock – Double Bass . Paul Motian – Drums
Production : Produced By Creed Taylor Bob Simpson – Engineer
Package : Jack Maher – Liner Notes
Recorded On December 18, 1963 At Webster Hall, New York City.
Released In 1964 By Verve.
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Much credit should be given to bassist Gary Peacockand drummer Paul Motian for knowing exactly what to do with the format. With only three musicians, it’s easy for the balance to get lost, especially with a pianist like Evans who possesses such a beautifully light touch on the keys. […]
The effort spotlights their communal and intuitive musical discourse, hinging on an uncanny ability of the musicians to simultaneously hear and respond. […]
Chicago’s Robert Lamm: the 10 records that changed my life“I listened to this record and was immediately drawn to the way the drummer and bassist worked together. The intimacy and the virtuosity of the musicianship were very attractive to me. I listened to this album over and over and over.” […]