Gil Evans



Gil Evans

Rating
Active
1933 to 1988
Born
May 13, 1912 in Toronto
Died
March 20, 1988
Location
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Biography
Ian Ernest Gilmore "Gil" Evans (born Green; May 13, 1912 – March 20, 1988) was a Canadian jazz pianist, arranger, composer and bandleader. He is widely recognized as one of the greatest orchestrators in jazz, playing an important role in the development of cool jazz, modal jazz, free jazz and jazz fusion. He is best known for his acclaimed collaborations with Miles Davis.

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History

History

Gil Evans May 26, 2014

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Golden Hair

Golden Hair

Gil Evans September 13, 2011

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Concierto de Aranjuez

Concierto de Aranjuez

Miles Davis May 26, 2009

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Svengali

Svengali

Gil Evans April 6, 2009

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Jazz Profiles

Jazz Profiles

Gil Evans June 27, 2008

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Porgy and Bess

Porgy and Bess

Miles Davis April 8, 2008

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The Complete Pacific Jazz Sessions

The Complete Pacific Jazz Sessions

Gil Evans June 6, 2006

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Paris Blues

Paris Blues

Gil Evans August 12, 2003

6 Tracks

Plays Jimi Hendrix

Plays Jimi Hendrix

Gil Evans February 1, 2002

8 Tracks

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