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The Bill Evans Album is an album by the jazz pianist Bill Evans, released in 1971. At the Grammy Awards of 1972, The Bill Evans Album won the Grammy Award for Best Jazz Instrumental Solo and the Best Jazz Performance by a Group awards. The Bill Evans Memorial Library states it is the first recording in which Evans used a Fender Rhodes piano. The Bill Evans Album was reissued with three bonus alternative tracks by Sony in 2005. All songs by Bill Evans except where noted.
Bill Evans – The Bill Evans Album. Label: Columbia – PC 30855. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album. Country: US. Released: Genre: Jazz. Piano, Electric Piano – Bill Evans. Producer – Helen Keane. Written-By – B. Evans, J. Court (tracks: A3). Notes. Upper sleeve front side left and upper right on the back side, only 30855 code under the label: no PC 30855 or C 30855. Center of LP show PC 30855.
Bill Evans Songbook book. Piano Solo Personality) . 24 essential Evans standards arranged for piano solo, including: Alice in Wonderland Autumn Leaves But Beautiful Everything Happens to Me Here's That Rainy Day How Deep Is the Ocean (How High Is the Sky) In a Sentimental Mood My Foolish Heart Night and Day Some Day My Prince Will Come Suicide Is Painless (Song from M A S H) W (Piano Solo.
The Bill Evans Memorial Library states it is the first recording in which Evans used a Fender Rhodes piano. The Bill Evans Album. Studio album by. Bill Evans. In 1963, Evans recorded Conversations with Myself, an innovative solo album using the unconventional (in jazz solo recordings) technique of overdubbing over himself. In 1966, he met bassist Eddie Gómez, with whom he would work for eleven years. Many successful albums followed, in trio, duo, and solo settings, such as Bill Evans at the Montreux Jazz Festival, Alone, and The Bill Evans Album, among others. Many of Evans's compositions, such as "Waltz for Debby", have become standards, played and recorded by many artists.
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In fact, the "Bill Evans Album" would have been more satisfying if Bill had stuck with the Fender Rhodes for the duration: those stretches are the highlights of his playing on this occasion-arguably the best mainstream jazz ever recorded on the ubiquitous 1970s' instrument that, however brief an affair it enjoyed with Bill Evans, is still seen as a useful keyboard. It's actually remarkable that Bill Evans' music and reputation continue to rise to the top in discussions of jazz piano, given the damage to his piano voice-inflicted, first, by Verve (with a "bottled-up," frequency-limited piano sound that makes for especially painful listening on, for example, the "With Symphony Orchestra" recording) and, secondly, by Columbia (which was now confining its. jazz activities to electric, "fusion" music produced by Miles, McGlaughlin, Corea, Hancock).
William John Evans, known as Bill Evans, was an American jazz pianist and composer who mostly worked. 602. 8. Bill Evans Trio Up With The Lark (Live) On A Monday Evening. 40. This is your chance to win a great collection of jazz box sets, CDs and vinyl in the Jazz Label's Christmas competition.