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The Best Bill Evans Albums of All Time

Updated June 29, 2018 1.9k votes 415 voters 13.2k views

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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    Sunday at the Village Vanguard

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    ArtistBill Evans, Monica Zetterlund

    TracksCome Rain or Come Shine, Once Upon a Summertime, It Could Happen to You

    Genres (Music)Jazz, Vocal jazz

  • 3

    ArtistBill Evans Trio

    TracksAutumn Leaves, Come Rain or Come Shine, When I Fall in Love

    Genres (Music)Jazz

  • 4
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    14

    ArtistBill Evans Trio

    TracksSweet & Lovely, Beautiful Love, How Deep Is the Ocean

    Genres (Music)Jazz

  • 5
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    11

    ArtistBill Evans Trio

    TracksRe: Person I Knew, Polka Dots and Moonbeams, Very Early

    Genres (Music)Jazz

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    ArtistBill Evans

    TracksGary's Theme, B Minor Waltz (For Ellaine), You Must Believe in Spring

    Genres (Music)Jazz

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    ArtistBill Evans, Jim Hall

    TracksDream Gypsy, Romain, Skating in Central Park

    Genres (Music)Jazz

  • 8

    ArtistBill Evans

    TracksOleo, Tenderly, Minority

    Genres (Music)Jazz

  • 9

    ArtistBill Evans, Stan Getz

    ProducerCreed Taylor

    TracksFunkallero, But Beautiful, My Heart Stood Still

    Genres (Music)Jazz

  • 10

    ArtistBill Evans

    TracksWaltz for Debby, RE: Person I Knew, Sugar Plum

    Genres (Music)Jazz

  • 11

    ArtistBill Evans

    TracksUnless It's You, Unless It's You, Stella by Starlight

    Genres (Music)Jazz

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    ArtistBill Evans Trio

    TracksOur Love Is Here to Stay, Come Rain or Come Shine, 'Round Midnight

    Genres (Music)Jazz

  • 13

    ArtistBill Evans, Bill Evans Trio

    TracksEv'rything I Love, 34 Skidoo, I Should Care

    Genres (Music)Jazz

  • 14

    ArtistBill Evans

    TracksHow Am I to Know?, Woody 'n' You (take 1), Green Dolphin Street

    Genres (Music)Jazz

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    9

    ArtistBill Evans

    TracksWhen You Wish Upon a Star, I'll Never Smile Again, You Go to My Head

    Genres (Music)Jazz

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    Some Other Time: the Lost Session from the Black Forest

    2016
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    ArtistBill Evans

    TracksHow About You, Stella by Starlight, Just You

    Genres (Music)Jazz

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    ArtistBill Evans, Tony Bennett

    TracksMake Someone Happy, Lucky to Be Me, The Two Lonely People

    Genres (Music)Vocal jazz

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    ArtistBill Evans

    TracksSymbiosis: IIa. Largo - Andante - Maestoso - Largo, Symbiosis: Ic. Moderato - Various Tempi, Symbiosis: IIb. Largo - Andante - Maestoso - Largo

    Genres (Music)Jazz

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    Alone

    1968

    ArtistBill Evans

    TracksNever Let Me Go, Midnight Mood, On a Clear Day (You Can See Forever)

    Genres (Music)Jazz

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    ArtistBill Evans, Jim Hall

    TracksAll Across the City, I've Got You Under My Skin, Turn Out the Stars

    Genres (Music)Jazz

  • 24

    ArtistBill Evans

    ProducerOrrin Keepnews

    TracksEasy Living, Waltz for Debby, Five

    Genres (Music)Jazz

  • 25

    ArtistBill Evans Trio

    TracksPeau Douce, The Opener, Nobody Else but Me

    Genres (Music)Jazz