Ultimate Bill Evans

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Ultimate Bill Evans
Bill Evans - Ultimate Bill Evans Cover.jpg
Compilation album by
ReleasedAugust 25, 1998
LabelVerve Records
ProducerCreed Taylor and Helen Keane
Bill Evans chronology
Piano Player
Ultimate Bill Evans
Bill Evans' Finest Hour
Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic3/5 stars[1]

Ultimate Bill Evans is a compilation album by jazz musician, Bill Evans. All selections for this album were hand-picked by Herbie Hancock.[1] The AllMusic review states that the Ultimate Bill Evans is a more than worthwhile introduction to Evans' mid-'60s work."[1]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Original albumLength
1."What Is This Thing Called Love?"Cole PorterPortrait in Jazz (1960)4:47
2."'Round Midnight"Conversations with Myself (1963)6:33
3."I Believe in You"Frank LoesserEmpathy (1962)5:51
4."Turn Out the Stars"Bill EvansIntermodulation (1966)7:34
5."Funkallero"Bill EvansThe Bill Evans Album (1971)6:40
6."I Loves You, Porgy"Bill Evans at the Montreux Jazz Festival (1968)5:50
7."I Should Care"How My Heart Sings! (1964)5:00
8."Angel Face"Joe ZawinulIntermodulation6:33
9."Walkin' Up"Bill EvansHow My Heart Sings!3:31
10."N.Y.C.'s No Lark"Bill EvansConversations with Myself5:34
11."Mother of Earl"Earl ZindarsBill Evans at the Montreux Jazz Festival4:58
12."Jazz Samba"Claus OgermanIntermodulation3:07
13."A Time for Love"Alone (1970)5:04
Total length:71:02

All track information and credits were taken from the CD liner notes.[2]


  1. ^ a b c Ultimate Bill Evans at AllMusic
  2. ^ Evans, Bill. Ultimate Bill Evans. Verve. 1998.

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