Blue Note publish Eliane Elias’ eighteenth album : ‘Something for You’ featuring music by Bill Evans (2008)

Eliane Elias’ ‘Something for You’ is her eighteenth album featuring music by Bill Evans and released on January 15, 2008 by Blue Note.

Track Listing : 1.You And The Night And The Music (Arthur Schwartz) – 03:17 . 2.Here Is Something For You (Eliane Elias, Bill Evans) – 02:58 . 3.A Sleepin’ Bee (Harold Arlen, Truman Capote) – 02:51 . 4.But Not For Me (George Gershwin) – 03:51 . 5.Waltz For Debby (Bill Evans) – 04:05 . 6.Five (Bill Evans) – 04:59 . 7.Blue In Green (Miles Davis, Bill Evans) – 04:50 . 8.Detour Ahead (Eliane Elias) – 04:32 . 9.Minha (All Mine) (Eliane Elias) – 03:13 . 10.My Foolish Heart (Victor Young) – 05:01 . 11.But Beautiful/Here’S That Rainy Day (Johnny Burke, James Van Heusen) – 04:25 . 12.I Love My Wife (Cy Coleman) – 02:54 . 13.For Nenette (Bill Evans) – 02:53 . 14.Evanesque (Eliane Elias, Bill Evans) – 03:23 . 15.Solar (Miles Davis) – 03:11 . 16.After All (Eliane Elias) – 04:29 . 17.Introduction To “Here Is Something For You” (Eliane Elias, Bill Evans) – 02:13

Musicians : Eliane Elias – Piano, Vocals . Joey Baron – Drums . Marc Johnson – Bass

Production : Produced By Eliane Elias, Marc Johnson . Eliane Elias . Brian Montgomery – Engineer . Al Schmitt – Engineer, Mixing . David Tolomei – Assistant Engineer . Aaron Walk – Mixing Assistant . Mark Wilder – Mastering

Arrangements : Eliane Elias

Package : Don Heckman – Liner Notes . Claire Stefani – Cover Photo . Kaoru Taku – Art Direction . Takehiko Tokiwa – Photography

Recorded 2007.

Released On January 15, 2008 By Blue Note.

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JazzTimes
Elias also performs “Nenette” without accompaniment, providing further evidence of the extent to which she has absorbed Evans’ harmonic language and his use of rhythmic displacement. […]

PopMatters
Still, the bulk of Something for You is stuck in second gear, not able to pull away from the pack of regular Evans acolytes. On Evans’s signature tune, “Waltz for Debby”, Elias plays with aplomb but never becomes herself. […]

All About Jazz
Evans wasn’t the only influence on Elias as a young piano prodigy. Art Tatum, Thelonious Monk, Oscar Peterson and Herbie Hancock were among the others. But the intricate beauty of Evans’ harmony and melody was a gift to the young girl. […]

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