CD

On a monday evening

Bill Evans Trio (performer), Bill Evans (performer), Eddie Gomez (performer)
Title
On a monday evening
Performer
Bill Evans Trio Bill Evans 1929-1980 (US I) (piano) Eddie Gomez  (contrabas) Eliot Zigmund  (drums)
Publisher
Concord, 2017
1 cd
Playing time
00:46:43
Note
Recorded live in concert at The Madison Union Theatre, Madison, W1, on monday , november 15, 1976
EAN
0888072019713
CDR
JE41896
Placing suggestion
73 - Jazz (NBLC) J1 - Jazz (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 13 times in Flemish libraries

About Bill Evans Trio

William John Evans (August 16, 1929 – September 15, 1980) was an American jazz pianist and composer who mostly played in trios. His use of impressionist harmony, inventive interpretation of traditional jazz repertoire, block chords, and trademark rhythmically independent, "singing" melodic lines continues to influence jazz pianists today.

Born in Plainfield, New Jersey, in 1929, he was classically trained at Southeastern Louisiana University and the Mannes School of Music, in New York City, where he majored in composition and received the Artist Diploma. In 1955, he moved to New York City, where he worked with bandleader and theorist George Russell. In 1958, Evans joined Miles Davis's sextet, which in 1959, then immersed in modal jazz, recorded Kind of Blue, the best-selling jazz album of all time. During that time, Evans was also playing with Chet Baker for the album Chet.

In late 1959, Evans left the Miles Davis ban…Read more on Wikipedia

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