A Grammy winner and pioneer of multi-track jazz recording, Bill Evans
was the pianist on Miles Davis' classic Kind of Blue
album and a key figure in the development of modern jazz Piano.
This Backbeat book details his wide-ranging and absorbing career, from freelance work in the 1950s, through his groundbreaking trios and solo releases, to his relationships with various record labels, to the intense final phase before his death in 1980. Printed on top-quality stock, the book includes fantastic full-page photos throughout, and a special colour section.