Lines of Color

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Lines of Color
Lines of Color cover.jpg
Live album by
Gil Evans Project
ReleasedMarch 2015 (2015-03)
RecordedMay 12-18, 2014[1]
VenueJazz Standard, New York City
GenreJazz
LabelArtistShare
ProducerRyan Truesdell
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Exclaim!9/10[2]

Lines of Color is an album by the Gil Evans Project which is led by Ryan Truesdell.[3][4] It was recorded in concert at the Jazz Standard in New York in May 2014.[5] It earned the group a 58th Annual Grammy Awards nomination for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album.[6]

Reception[edit]

Dan Bilawsky of All About Jazz rated the album 4.5 out of 5 stars.[7] The website's Dan McClenaghan gave Lines of Color' 5 out of 5 stars.[8]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Time of the Barracudas" - 8:54
  2. "Davenport Blues" - 6:19
  3. "Avalon Town" - 4:13
  4. "Concorde" - 7:49
  5. "Cant We Talk It Over" - 4:13
  6. "Gypsy Jump" - 3:19
  7. "Greensleeves" - 4:35
  8. "Easy Living Medley" - 9:41
  9. "Just One of Those Things" - 5:26
  10. "Sunday Drivin" - 3:24
  11. "How High the Moon" - 3:48

Track listing adapted from the iTunes Store[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lines of Color - The Gil Evans Project | Songs, Reviews, Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved 2019-03-08.
  2. ^ Hall, Glen (24 March 2015). "Exclaim! Review". Exclaim.ca. Retrieved 8 March 2019.
  3. ^ Johnson, Martin (May 18, 2015). "'Lines of Color: Live at Jazz Standard' Review: A Jazz Master's Long Lost Arrangements Come to Life". The Wall Street Journal. Retrieved February 16, 2016.
  4. ^ https://jazztimes.com/reviews/albums/gil-evans-project-lines-of-color-live-at-the-jazz-standard/
  5. ^ Bilawsky, Dan (March 21, 2015). "Ryan Truesdell's Gil Evans Project: Lines Of Color". All About Jazz.
  6. ^ Barton, Chris (December 7, 2015). "Grammys 2016: As the jazz nominations show, buzz helps". Los Angeles Times.
  7. ^ Slavin, Jeff. "Ryan Truesdell's Gil Evans Project: Lines Of Color". Allaboutjazz.com. Retrieved 2019-03-08.
  8. ^ Slavin, Jeff. "Ryan Truesdell Gil Evans Project: Lines of Color". Allaboutjazz.com. Retrieved 2019-03-08.
  9. ^ "Lines of Color (The Gil Evans Project: Live at Jazz Standard) by Gil Evans Project & Ryan Truesdell on iTunes". Itunes.apple.com. Retrieved 2019-03-08.