Bill Evans records ‘Homecoming’ live at the Southeastern Louisiana University (1979)

Bill Evans‘ ‘Homecoming’ is a live album recorded on November 6, 1979 at the Southeastern Louisiana University with Marc Johnson and Joe LaBarbera and released on April 13, 1999 by Milestone.


Bill Evans records ‘Homecoming’ live at the Southeastern Louisiana University (1979)

Track Listing : 1.Re: Person I Knew (Bill Evans) – 04:03 . 2.Midnight Mood (Ben Raleigh, Joe Zawinul) – 06:22 . 3.Laurie (Bill Evans) – 07:46 . 4.Theme From M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless) (Mike Altman, Johnny Mandel) – 04:11 . 5.Turn Out The Stars (Bill Evans) – 04:52 . 6.Very Early (Bill Evans) – 05:11 . 7.But Beautiful (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 04:12 . 8.I Loves You, Porgy (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Dubose Heyward) – 05:40 . 9.Up With The Lark (Jerome Kern, Leo Robin) – 05:38 . 10.Minha (All Mine) (Francis Hime) – 03:41 . 11.I Do It For Your Love (Paul Simon) – 05:52 . 12.Some Day My Prince Will Come (Frank Churchill, Larry Morey) – 06:25

Musicians : Bill Evans – Piano . Marc Johnson – Bass . Joe Labarbera – Drums

Production : Produced By Eric Miller

Recorded On November 6, 1979 At Southeastern Louisiana University.

Released April 13, 1999 By .

(Source Bill Evans – Homecoming | The BILL EVANS Webpages)


the loud bassoon
Most of the songs take a typically thoughtful mid-tempo approach, with Evans’ very pretty tone and pensive touch characterizing each tune. He takes a couple of unaccompanied songs as well, emphasizing the piano-focus of the concert. […]

All About Jazz
Homecoming is a rich, instructive insight into the genius of this already over-recorded piano wonder — for hardcore devotees and the mildly interested alike. […]

Even in his limning of “I Loves You, Porgy,” there’s a sense of discovery, a savoring of musical frontiers yet to be crossedand, in the midst of the ballad, a spirited fantasia awash with bright colors and sparkling melodies. […]


Bill Evans records ‘Homecoming’ live at the Southeastern Louisiana University (1979)

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