The Best Big Band Jazz: Classics From the 1950s

Gil Evans

Gil Evans
Ian Ernest Gilmore "Gil" Evans (né Green) (May 13, 1912 – March 20, 1988) was a jazz pianist, arranger, composer and bandleader, active in the United States. He played an important role in the development of cool jazz, modal jazz, free jazz and jazz fusion, and collaborated extensively with Miles D… more »
Year:
2014
Disc#SongDuration 
11  
12Corner Pocket  
13Did'n You?  
14Sweetie Cakes  
15Magic  
16  
17What Am I Here For  
18Midgets  
19Mambo Inn  
110Dinner With Friends  
111Avalon  
112  
113Bass-Ment  
114Early Autumn  
115Jones  
116Perdido  
117  
118Spacemen  
119Midnight Sun  
120Take the 'a' Train  
221C Jam Blues  
222  
223Cotton Tail  
224  
225  
226Take the a Train  
227  
228  
229In a Mellow Tone  
230Things Ain't What They Used To Be  
231Serenade To Sweden  
232Chelsea Bridge  
233Upper Manhattan Medical Group  
234Do Nothin' till You Hear From Me  
235  
236Sophisticated Lady  
237Johnny Come Lately  
238Perdido  
239  
340Trane Whistle  
341Whole Nelson  
342  
343The Stolen Moment  
344Walk Away  
345Jaws  
346Biddy's Beat  
347Theodora  
348Mood For Mendes  
349Daddy-O  
350Cu-Blu  
351Day Dreaming  
352Can You Tell By Looking At Me  
353Tune Up!  
454Four Brothers  
455Like Some Blues Man  
456Skoobeedoobee  
457Monterey Apple Tree  
458Skylark  
459The Magpie  
460Oleo  
461Starfire  
462The Mark of Jazz  
463Nightlife  
464Stella By Starlight  
465Lonely Time  
466Back In the Satellite Again  
567  
568King Porter Stomp  
569Willow Tree  
570Struttin' With Some Barbeque  
571Lester Leaps In  
572  
573Manteca!  
574Bird Feathers  
575Kissing Bug  
576The Man I Love  
577  
578You Go To My Head  
579  
580Far Down Below  
581No Heat  
582Theme & Variations #2  
583Aura  
684Nica's Dream  
685Autumn Leaves  
686Moanin'  
687April In Paris  
688Five Spot After Dark  
689Stella By Starlight  
690Minor Vamp  
691Chromatic Universe, Pt. 1  
692Dimensions  
693Chromatic Universe, Pt. 2  
694The Lydiot  
695Waltz From Outer Space  
696Chromatic Universe, Pt. 3  
797Big P  
798Old Fashioned Fun  
799Mona's Mood  
7100Dat Dere  
7101Nails  
7102On Green Dolphin Street  
7103My Ideal  
7104Picture of Heath  
7105Flamingo  
7106Dance One  
7107Bright One  
7108Last One  
7109Cry Baby Blues  
7110It Ain't Necessarily So  
7111Heat Wave  
7112Guess What  
7113Peanut Vendor  
7114Ill Wind  
7115Malaguena  
7116You Stepped Out of a Dream  
7117Siboney  
7118No Te Importe Saber  
8119Skin Deep  
8120Claxton Hall Swing  
8121Phalanges  
8122For Europeans Only  
8123Copasetic  
8124  
8125Percussionistically Speaking  
8126  
8127Loris  
8128A Pearl For Louie  
8129Here's Pete  
8130My Funny Valentine  
8131Mixin' the Blues  
8132Poinciana (Song of the Tree)  
8133Rugolo Meets Shearing  
8134Sambamba  
8135King Porter Stomp  
8136  
8137Jingle Bells Mambo  
8138There Will Never Be Another You  
8139Conversation  
8140Good Evening Friends Boogie  
9141Neckbones  
9142Dues Blues  
9143Long Before I Knew You  
9144Soft Winds  
9145Tee Jay  
9146Lassus Trombone  
9147It's All Right With Me  
9148Polka Dots and Moonbeams  
9149Old Devil Moon  
9150Impossible  
9151Heat Wave  
9152Brassmen's Holiday  
9153  
9154Love is the Thing  
9155Ping Pong  
9156  
9157Pawn Ticket  
9158Solving the Riddle  
9159Invitation  
9160The Continental  
9161Return of the Zombie  
9162On a Little Street In Singapore  
9163Jooms Jones  
10164It's All Right With Me  
10165I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face  
10166I've Never Been In Love Before  
10167I Love Paris  
10168  
10169Younger Than Springtime/the Surrey With the Fringe On Top  
10170  
10171Lazy Afternoon  
10172  
10173  
10174Sophisticated Lady  
10175Softly  
10176Eager Beaver  
10177Women Usually Do  
10178After You  
10179Temptation  
10180Walk Softly  
10181Opus In Chartreuse  
10182  
10183Interlude  
10184Lullaby of the Leaves  

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