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Bill Evans

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'…

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…