JazzMN Orchestra Presents Bill Evans
Saturday, April 7th, 2018 – 7:30 pm
The Auditorium at Hopkins HS
Saxophonist Bill Evans first joined the Miles Davis group in 1980 at the age of 22, and his continued with a career that includes collaborations with Herbie Hancock, Dave Grusin, John Scofield, Bela Fleck, and Mick Jagger (just to name a few), eighteen solo CDs, and two Grammy nominations. In 2010, Evans recorded Vans Joint, a live release of Evans tunes with the WDR Big Band in Cologne. The JazzMN Orchestra will be performing selections from this award-winning CD in concert with Bill Evans.