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Bill Evans is widely considered one of the best jazz pianists of all time. This is list of the best Bill Evans albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. The Bill Evans discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Bill Evans albums can be found at the top of the list. Evans was not only a highly influential jazz musician, but also a talented composer. He collaborated with many of the greats of his era, such as George Russell, Eddie Gómez, and Miles Davis. He was also famously part of a jazz trio with Scott LaFaro and Paul Motian

If you think the greatest Bill Evans album isn't high enough on the list, then be sure to vote for it so it receives the credit it deserves. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Bill Evans album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know the Best Bill Evans album of all time, this list will answer your question. Albums range through the legendary pianist's whole career - from Moon Beams to Intermodulation to the classic Waltz for Debby. This list of popular Bill Evans CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order isn't just one person's opinion.

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1
61 7
Sunday at the Village Vanguard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time
Joshua Kennedy added Sunday at the Village Vanguard

2
73 18
Waltz for Debby is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

3
50 9
Portrait in Jazz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

4
38 6
You Must Believe in Spring is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

5
44 9
Explorations is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

6
35 7
Moon Beams is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time
1962

7
29 5
Everybody Digs Bill Evans is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

8
28 6
Undercurrent is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

9
16 2
Alone is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time
1968

10
15 3
On Green Dolphin Street is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

11
14 4
How My Heart Sings! is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

12
16 7
Intermodulation is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

13
17 8
Interplay is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time
1962

14
11 3
Time Remembered is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

15
11 3
Some Other Time: the Lost Sess... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time
Joshua Kennedy added Some Other Time: the Lost Session from the Black Forest 2016

16
12 4
The Bill Evans Album is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

17
13 5
Know What I Mean? is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

18
9 2
You're Gonna Hear From Me is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

19
13 6
Conversations With Myself is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

20
7 1
Jazzhouse is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time
1987

21
7 1
New Jazz Conceptions is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

22
8 2
I Will Say Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

23
8 2
Intuition is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time
1974

24
8 2
A Simple Matter of Conviction is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

25
9 3
Empathy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time
1962