The Paris Concert: Edition Two

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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
The Paris Concert: Edition One
(1979)
The Paris Concert: Edition Two
(1979)
You Must Believe in Spring
(1980)

The Paris Concert: Edition Two 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 One (1980).

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars and states "The music is sensitive and subtly exciting... and serves as evidence that, rather than declining, he was showing a renewed vitality and enthusiasm in his last year".[2]

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

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Bill Evans except as indicated
  1. "Re: Person I Knew" - 5:22
  2. "Gary's Theme" (Gary McFarland) - 5:31
  3. "Letter to Evan" - 4:50
  4. "34 Skidoo" - 6:45
  5. "Laurie" - 8:06
  6. "Nardis" (Miles Davis) - 17:31
  7. Interview - 1:46
  • 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