The Paris Concert: Edition One

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The Paris Concert: Edition One
Live album by Bill Evans
Released 1980
Recorded November 29, 1979
Genre Jazz
Label Elektra Musician
Bill Evans chronology
Homecoming
(1979)
The Paris Concert: Edition One
(1979)
The Paris Concert: Edition Two
(1979)

The Paris Concert: Edition One is a live album by jazz pianist Bill Evans with Marc Johnson and Joe LaBarbera recorded in Paris, France in 1979 and originally released on the Elektra Musician label.[1] Additional recordings from this concert were released as The Paris Concert: Edition Two (1980).

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars and states "Evans had one of the strongest trios of his career".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "I Do It for Your Love" (Paul Simon) - 6:18
  2. "Quiet Now" (Denny Zeitlin) - 5:55
  3. "Noelle's Theme" (Michel Legrand) - 4:20
  4. "My Romance" (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 9:15
  5. "I Loves You Porgy" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward) - 7:02
  6. "Up With the Lark" (Jerome Kern, Leo Robin) - 6:41
  7. "All Mine (Minha)" (Rene Guerra, Francis Hime) - 4:05
  8. "Beautiful Love" (Haven Gillespie, Wayne King, Egbert Van Alstyne, Victor Young) - 9:24
  • Recorded in Paris, France on November 29, 1979.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bill Evans discography accessed March 23, 2010
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed March 23, 2010