William John Evans was an American jazz pianist and composer who mostly played in trios. His use of impressionist harmony, inventive interpretation of traditional jazz repertoire, block chords, and trademark rhythmically independent, "singing" melodic lines continue to influence jazz pianists today... Read More
|Birth name||William John Evans|
|Born||August 16, 1929
Plainfield, New Jersey, U.S.
|Died||September 15, 1980 (aged 51)
New York City, New York
|Genres||Jazz, modal jazz, third stream, cool jazz, post-bop|