William John Evans

William John Evans Quotes

United States, Pianist
August 16, 1929September, 15, 1980.

William John Evans, best known as Bill Evans, was an American jazz pianist and composer who mostly worked in a trio setting. Evans's use of impressionist harmony, inventive interpretation of traditional jazz repertoire, block chords, and trademark rhythmically independent, "singing" melodic lines continue to influence jazz pianists today.

Also known as Composer

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