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#2316210 - 08/16/14 11:14 AM Happy Birthday, Bill Evans
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Bill Evans - The Master. To this day his playing and compositions continue to inspire many musicians introducing them to a style of jazz piano that is timeless. I began listening to Bill Evans recordings a few years ago. My CD collection is growing quickly. I also started playing and studying his original compositions and arrangements. My musical mind is expanding as is my ability to play Jazz Piano, which is my passion. Little by little I am venturing into improvisation, which I liken to drawing outside the lines. I have a good guide, I would say.

I honor his memory and his contribution to Jazz this day.

Happy Birthday, Bill!
...without music, no life...

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#2316824 - 08/18/14 05:42 AM Re: Happy Birthday, Bill Evans [Re: Music Me]
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Congratulations Barbara. I would say be patient and the improvisation results will eventually come.
Bill is one of my favourite artists. A couple of years ago, a member here posted this inspiring video where Bill talks about learning improvisation.


#2316905 - 08/18/14 11:38 AM Re: Happy Birthday, Bill Evans [Re: Music Me]
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Thank you, Custard apple-

I have this on cd. I watch it routinely. So great that he is so many pianists' favorite.

Be happy!
...without music, no life...


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