The Solo Sessions, Vol. 1

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The Solo Sessions, Vol. 1
Studio album by Bill Evans
Released 1989
Recorded January 10, 1963
New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 42:04
Label Milestone
Producer Orrin Keepnews
Bill Evans chronology
Re: Person I Knew
The Solo Sessions, Vol. 1
The Solo Sessions, Vol. 2
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Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

The Solo Sessions, Vol. 1 is an album by jazz pianist Bill Evans, released in 1989.

Evans recorded The Solo Sessions, Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 at the same session, on January 10, 1963 and the tracks were originally released as part of Bill Evans: The Complete Riverside Recordings in 1984.[2] The Bill Evans Memorial Library states these sessions were never intended for release.[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "What Kind of Fool Am I?" [Take 1] (Bricusse, Newley) – 6:15
  2. "Medley: My Favorite Things/Easy to Love/Baubles, Bangles, & Beads" (Borodin, Wright, Forrest) – 12:30
  3. "When I Fall in Love" (Heyman, Young) – 3:04
  4. "Medley: Spartacus Love Theme/Nardis" (Alex North) – 8:40
  5. "Everything Happens to Me" (Adair, Dennis) – 5:44
  6. "April in Paris" (Duke, E. Y. Harburg) – 5:51