Bill Evans - Riverside Recordings - 45rpm 200g 22LP Box Set


Bill Evans - Riverside Recordings - 45rpm 200g 22LP Box Set

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Bill Evans - Riverside Recordings - 45rpm 200g 22LP Box Set
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Analogue Productions / Riverside - AAPJ 0018  - 200 Gram Virgin Vinyl

AAA 100% Analogue  -  Pressed at QRP  -  45RPM 

Numbered Limited Edition - Mastered by Kevin Gray at AcousTech Mastering 

Still, if you can afford them and get them before they are gone, they come with my very highest recommendation. Jack Roberts Dagogo

The new set is struck from the same parts but pressed on 200-gram vinyl at Kassem's own QRP plant. ... judging from other comparisons I've done, I'd guess the QRPs have an edge. But I will say this: these are, for the most part, extraordinary-sounding recordings, better than any you're likely to find. If you love the music, you should consider the purchase." — Fred Kaplan, Stereophile, Nov. 1, 2017

All Of Bill Evans 180g Vinyl Riverside Releases Cut at 45 RPM PLUS The Cannonball Adderley Know What I Mean? Release For Which Evans Was Such An Important Contributor.

Of everything Analogue Productions has reissued, nothing has come close in sales or accolades to the 45-RPM versions of Bill Evans titles from his Riverside catalog. And now they've all been compiled into one irresistible box set package. Includes facsimiles of each original jacket along with an 18-page booklet detailing Evans' career and Riverside era.

Titles Included: New Jazz Conceptions, Everybody Digs Bill Evans, Portrait In Jazz, Explorations, Sunday At The Village Vanguard, Waltz For Debby, Moonbeams, Know What I Mean?, Interplay, How My Heart Sings! and At Shelly's Manne-Hole.

I mentioned in my Christmas Beatnik article that this was one of the many LPs that my wife got me for Christmas. In that article I said, “These are the best sounding Bill Evans recordings I have ever heard. I do not have mint copies of any of the originals, but I do have a couple of “VG+++” to “Near Mint-”, and they do not compare in overall sound or dynamics. My only complaint with this set is that, for the money, they could have gotten a decent box that wasn’t so tight that you can’t get the LPs in and out.”
 
Well, now that I have had a couple of months to listen to all of them more than once, I wouldn’t change a word of that description. If you dig Bill Evans and what jazz lover doesn’t, then you need to get these before they are all gone. These LPs are, without a doubt, some of the most incredible jazz ever recorded. This box set gives this music to us in a sound that is so incredibly alive, dynamic, and quiet that it’s easy to forget you’re listening to recordings.
 

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I do have a few regrets about these great LPs though. First, the whole box set is so expensive that it would have been nice if they were also released individually for those who cannot lay out this much money at one time. Second, for this kind of money the box itself could have been more substantial and better made. Still, if you can afford them and get them before they are gone, they come with my very highest recommendation.


• Limited to 1,500 numbered copies
• Box set containing 11 albums on 22 45rpm LPs
• 180g Vinyl
• Facsimiles of each original jacket
• 18-page booklet detailing Evans' career and Riverside era

 

Everybody Digs Bill Evans
LP 1
1. Minority (Gigi Gryce)
2. Young And Foolish (Horwit-Hague)
3. Lucky To Be Me (Comden, Green-Bernstein)
4. Night And Day (Cole Porter)
5. Epilogue (Bill Evans)
LP 2
1. Tenderly (Walter Gross)
2. Peace Piece (Bill Evans)
3. What Is There To Stay? (Harburg-Duke)
4. Oleo (Sonny Rollins)
5. Epilogue (Bill Evans)
 
Explorations
LP 1
1. Israel (John Carisi)
2. Haunted Heart (Deitz-Schwartz)
3. Beautiful Love (Gillespie-King-Van Alstyne-Young)
4. Elsa (Earl Zindars)
LP 2
1. Nardis (Miles Davis)
2. How Deep Is The Ocean? (Irving Berlin)
3. I Wish I Knew (Gordon-Warren)
4. Sweet and Lovely (Arnheim-Tobias-Lemare)
 
Portrait In Jazz
LP 1
1. Come Rain Or Come Shine (Mercer-Arlen)
2. Autumn Leaves (Mercer-Kosmo-Prevert)
3. Witchcraft (Leigh-Coleman)
4. When I Fall In Love (Heyman-Young)
3. Peri's Scope (Bill Evans)
LP 2
1. What Is This Thing Called Love? (Cole Porter)
2. Spring Is Here (Rodgers & Hart)
3. Some Day My Prince Will Come (Morey-Churchill)a
2. Blue In Green (Davis-Evans)
 
At Shelly’s Manne-Hole, Hollywood 
LP 1
1. Isn't It Romantic (Rodgers, Hart)
2. The Boy Next Door (Youmans, Harbach, Greene)
3. Wonder Why (Brodszky, Cahn)
4. Swedish Pastry (Barney Kessel)
LP 2
1. Our Love Is Here To Stay (G & I Gershwin)
2. ‘Round Midnight (Monk, Williams)
3. Stella By Starlight (Young, Washington)
4. Blues IN "F" (Chuck Israels)
 
How My Heart Sings!
LP 1
1. How My Heart Sings (Earl Zindars) Zindars Publ. Co.-BMI
2. I Should Care (Cahn-Stordahl-Weston) Cahn Music/Hanover Music/Stordahl Music-ASCAP
3. In Your Own Sweet Way (Dave Brubeck) Derry Music Co.-BMI
4. Walking Up (Bill Evans) TRO-Acorn-BMI
LP 2
1. Summertime (Gershwin-Heyward-Gershwin) Chappell & Co., Inc./Gershwin Publ.-ASCAP
2. 34 Skidoo (Bill Evans) TRO-Acorn-BMI
3. Ev'rything I Love (Cole Porter) Chappell Music-ASCAP
4. Show-Type Tune (Bill Evans) TRO-Acorn-BMI
 
Interplay 
LP 1
1. You And The Night And the Music (Dietz-Schwartz) (ASCAP)
2. When You Wish Upon A Star (Washington-Harline) (ASCAP)
3. I'll Never Smile Again (Ruth Lowe) (ASCAP)
LP 2
1. Interplay (Bill Evans) (BMI)
2. You Go To My Head (Gillespie-Coots) (ASCAP)
3. Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams(Moll-Koehler-Barris) (ASCAP)
 
Moonbeams
LP 1
1. RE: Person I Knew (Bill Evans) TRO-Acorn-BMI
2. Polka Dots and Moonbeams (Burke-Van Heusen) Bourne Co./Music Sales Corp.-ASCAP
3. I Fall In Love Too Easily (Styne-Cahn) SBK Feist Catalog-ASCAP
4. Stairway To the Stars (Parish-Malneck-Signorelli) SBK Robbins Catalog-ASCAP
LP 2
1. If You Could See Me Now (Dameron-Sigman) SBK Robbins Catalog-ASCAP
2. It Might As Well Be Spring (Rodgers-Hammerstein) Williamson Music ASCAP
3. In Love In Vain (Kern-Robin) T.B. Harms, Inc.-ASCAP
4. Very Early (Bill Evans) TRO-Acorn-BMI
 
Waltz for Debby
LP 1
1. My Foolish Heart
2. Waltz For Debby
3. Detour Ahead
LP 2
1. My Roamnce
2. Some Other Time
3. Milestones
 
Sunday at the Village Vanguard
LP1
1. Gloria's Step (Scott LaFaro) Orpheum Music-BMI
2. My Man's Gone Now (G. & I. Gershwin) Chappell Music-ASCAP
3. Solar (Miles Davis) Prestige Music-BMI
LP2
1. Alice In Wonderland (Fain-Hilliard) Walt Disney Music-ASCAP
2. All Of You (Cole Porter) Chappell Music-ASCAP
3. Jade Visions (Scott LaFaro) Orpheum Music-BMI
 
Know What I Mean? (Cannonball Adderley)
LP 1
1. Waltz for Debby
2. Goodbye
3. Who Cares? (take 5)
4. Venice
LP 2
1. Toy
2. Elsa
3. Nancy (WIth the Laughing Face)4
4. Know What I Mean? (re-take 7)
 
New Jazz Conceptions
1. I Love You
2. Five
3. I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good
4. Conception
5. Easy Living
6. Displacement
7. Speak Low
8. Waltz for Debby
9. Our Delight
10. My Romance
11. No Cover, No Minimum
 
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