Bill Evans

The Ivory Hunters (131578)

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The Ivory Hunters

Bill Evans

Phoenix

8436539311133

PHX 138582

131578

JAZZ

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The Ivory Hunters

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CD 7,40 €

INCLUDES 7 BONUS TRACKS

This release contains the complete album "The Ivory Hunters" (United Artists UAS5004)m which present a quartet with the unusual combination of two pianosm bass, and drums.. Thanks to the magic of stereo recording (which had just been developed), Bill Evans plays the piano on the right channel, while Bob Brookmeyer lays down his trombone to join Evans on piano on the left channel. As a bonus to this inetresting session, a complete session that also features both Evans and Brookmeyer (the later now on trombone) as part of a group arranged by Jimmy Giuffre, plus three terrific tunes by Evans at Newport '57, one of which, "I Love You", is in a trio format.

PERSONNEL:

BILL EVANS, piano (right channel)
BOB BROOKMEYER, piano (left channel)
PERCY HEATH, bass
CONNIE KAY, drums

New York, March 12, 1959

BONUS TRACKS:

[7-10] Bill Evans (p), Bob Brookmeyer, Eddie Bert, Billy Byers (tb)
Lee Konitz (as), Ernie Royal, Marky Markowitz, Phil Sunkel (tp)
Sonny Dallas (b), Roy Haynes (d). Jimmy Giuffre (arr,cond)
New York, October 29. 1959

[11-13] Billy Evans (p), Don Elliott (mellophone, vib)
Ernie Furtado (b); Al Beldini (d)
Live at Newport Jazz Festival, Rhode Island, July 6, 1957.

INCLUDES 12.PAGE BOOKLET

TRACKS:

01. Honeysuckle Rose
02.As Time Goes By
03. Way You Look Tonight
04. It Could Happen to You
05. The Man I Love
06. I Got Rhythm
07. Everything I've Got (Belongs to You) (*)
08. You don't Know What Love Is (*)
09. I Don't Know About You (*)
10. I'm Getting Sentimental Over You (*)
11. Dancing in the Dark (*)
12. I Love You (*)
13. 'S Wonderful (*)

(*) Bonus tracks