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Bill Evans

We Remember Lee Konitz. ‘Cool Lee’

This day (April 15, 2020), in New-York City, died Lee Konitzan American jazz alto saxophonist Digest Tracklist : Darn that dream (2018) . @ SeixalJazz (2017) . Body & Soul . Live In Italy (2012) . Solar (2008) . w/ Zimbo Trio - Luiza…

This week In Jazz Legends 08/52

Cassandra Wilson, David Murray, Lambert, Hendricks and Bavan, Blue Note All Stars, Art Blakey, Lee Morgan, McCoy Tyner, Bill Evans, Herbie Hancock Quintet VSOP, Benny Carter, Larry Coryell, Larry Carlton, John Abercrombie, John Scofield,…

On TV today, Bill Evans plays in Sweden (1970)

February 20, 1970 - Bill Evans is in Stockholm, Sweden for a concert with Eddie Gomez (b) , Marty Morrell (d)<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/51i2SusvYQL.jpg' alt='The Tony Bennett/Bill Evans Album'…

This week In Jazz Legends 05/52

Bill Evans, Carmen McRae, The Modern Jazz Quartet, Ella Fitzgerald & Sammy Davis Jr., J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding, Tony Bennett, Wayne Shorter, Sonny Rollins & Jim Hall, Anita O'Day, Weather Report, Donald Byrd, Herbie…

Bill Evans Trio visits Iowa (1979)

January 30, 1979 - the Bill Evans Trio plays the Maintenance Shop in Ames, Iowa <img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/51i2SusvYQL.jpg' alt='The Tony Bennett/Bill Evans Album' width='190' height='161'/><img…

We remember Michael Brecker. ‘Ace Brecker’

This day (January 13, 2007), in New York City, New York, died Michael Brecker, an American jazz saxophonist and composer.Tracklist : Softly As In A Morning Sunrise (2003) . Delta City Blues (1998) . Peep (1990) . w/ Bill Evans, Ernie…

This week In Jazz Legends 48/52

Stan Getz, Charlie Byrd , Chico Hamilton, Herbie Hancock, Randy Brecker, Michael Brecker, Oscar Peterson, Count Basie, Stanley Turrentine, Joe Henderson, Kenny Wheeler, Freddie Hubbard, Dizzy Gillespie , Bill Evans, Jaco Pastorius, Rahsaan…

This week In Jazz Legends 47/52

Anita O'Day, Jon Hendricks, Mel Torme, Weather Report, Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, Joshua Redman, Roy Eldridge, Benny Carter, Don Byas, Coleman Hawkins, Jo Jones , Bill Evans, Ella Fitzgerald, Paul Desmond, Charlie HadenThey…

Miles Davis makes a come-back (1981)

October 4, 1981 - Miles Davis makes a come-back after a six years hiatus at Shinjuku in Tokyo. His band will feature Marcus Miller (b), Bill Evans (s), Mike Stern (g), Mino Cinelu (perc) and Al Foster (d).

Happy Birthday Patrice Rushen. ‘Miss Patrice’

This Day (September 30, 1954), in Los Angeles, is born Patrice Rushen, a R&B and jazz vocalist, composer and pianist.Digest Tracklist : Bossa Nova . HavenT You Heard (Indigo2 London Uk 29-07-2011) . I Need Your Love . w/ Karen Briggs .…

This week In Jazz Legends 53

Roland Hanna, Erroll Garner, Ella Fitzgerald, Bill Evans, Gordon Beck, Kenny Wheeler, Charles Mingus, Dizzy Gillespie, Keith Jarrett, Lee Konitz, Chick Corea , Jaco Pastorius Band, Steve Coleman, Jean Luc Ponty. They are the "Jazz Legends"…

Bill Evans in Europe – The Sixties

For the first time, in August 1964, Bill Evans goes to Europe. Taking drummer Larry Bunker and bassist Chuck Israels to Stockholm in Sweden for a session with local singer Monica Zetterlund and a taping at the national television. For the…

We remember Bill Evans. ‘Bill Went’

This day (September 15, 1980), in Fort Lee, New Jersey,, died William John Evans a.k.a. Bill Evans, an American jazz pianist.Digest Tracklist : Nardis (1970) . Medley (1980) . But Beautiful (1979) . w/ Kenny Burrell – A Child Is Born…

This week In Jazz Legends 16

Duke Ellington, Charles Lloyd, Cannonball Adderley, Bill Evans, Robert Glasper, McCoy Tyner, Michael Brecker, Ravi Coltrane, Christian McBride, Roy Haynes, Thelonious Monk, The Bad Plus, Monty Alexander, Dave Holland, Fourplay, Herbie…

Bill Evans plays at a festival in Norway (1980)

August 9, 1980 - Bill Evans will play with Marc Johnson (b) & Joe La Barbera (d) at the Molde Jazz Festival in Norway<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Bill-Evans-Bill-Went-RVJ.jpeg' alt='Bill Evans - Bill…