The Gil Evans Orchestra – Hidden Treasures: Monday Nights, Volume One (Bopper Spock Suns Music)

Gil Evans, who died in 1988, is best-known for his groundbreaking arrangements on the classic Miles Davis recordings Miles Ahead, Porgy and Bess and Sketches of Spain. But he was also a gifted pianist, composer and bandleader — skills that were on display at Greenwich Village’s Sweet Basil jazz club during Monday night gigs held

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