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Bill Evans

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…

Bill Evans takes his Trio to Umbria Jazz (1978)

July 19, 1978 - Bill Evans plays with Marc Johnson on bass and Philly Joe Jones on drums at Umbria Jazz, Terni, Italy<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Bill-Evans-Bill-Went-RVJ.jpeg' alt='Bill Evans - Bill…

Miles Davis gathers with Friends in Paris (1991)

July 10, 1991 - Miles Davis and Friends - that is saxophonists Bill Evans, Kenny Garrett, Jackie McLean, Steve Grossman and Wayne Shorter; keyboardists Deron Johnson, Herbie Hancock and Joe Zawinul; pianist Chick Corea; guitarists John…

Bill Evans plays at the Maintenance Shop (1979)

June 14, 1979 - Bill Evans (p), Marc Johnson (b) and Joe LaBarbera (d) play at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Bill-Evans-Bill-Went-RVJ.jpeg' alt='Bill Evans - Bill Went'…

This week In Jazz Legends (Special Pianists) 08

Harold Mabern, Robert Glasper, Abdullah Ibrahim, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Tommy Flanagan, Bill Evans, Alan Broadbent, Mulgrew Miller, Chick Corea , Esbjörn Svensson, Herbie Hancock, Craig Taborn. They are the "Jazz Legends (Special Pianists)"…

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 42

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 39

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 Hancock.…

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 (Special Pianists) 36

Chucho Valdes, Michel Camilo, Tania Maria, Hiromi, Michel Legrand, Ben Sidran, Marcus Roberts, Dave Grusin, Bill Evans, Alice Coltrane, Duke Ellington, Tommy Flanagan, Big Tiny Little. They are the "Jazz Legends (Special Pianists)" selected…