WorldCat Identities

Gil Evans Orchestra

Overview
Works: 202 works in 509 publications in 4 languages and 3,166 library holdings
Genres: Live sound recordings  Music videos  Jazz  Concert films  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Trumpet music (Jazz)  Big band music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Author
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Gil Evans Orchestra
 
Most widely held works by Gil Evans Orchestra
Out of the cool by Gil Evans( Recording )

51 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live at Montreux by Miles Davis( Recording )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Into the hot by Gil Evans Orchestra( Recording )

24 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miles Davis at Carnegie Hall : [the complete concert] by Miles Davis( Recording )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues in orbit by Gil Evans( )

16 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miles Davis : the cool jazz sound by Miles Davis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Legendary figures at the height of their creativity appear here ..."--Container
The Smithsonian collection of classic jazz( Recording )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1997 and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gil Evans Orchestra plays the music of Jimi Hendrix by Gil Evans( Recording )

27 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballads by Dexter Gordon( Recording )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collaboration by Helen Merrill( Recording )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gil Evans by Gil Evans( Recording )

6 editions published between 1973 and 2008 and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There comes a time by Gil Evans( Recording )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gil Evans and his orchestra by Gil Evans( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exclusive concert performance recorded live from Switzerland
Miles Davis : live at Montreux 1991( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This concert from July 8, 1991 was the last of Miles Davis' many appearances at the Montreux Jazz Festival and took place only a few months before his death. Despite a defiant 'never look back' philosophy, Miles was persuaded by Quincy Jones and Claude Nobs to take part in this tribute to his great friend Gil Evans, who passed away in 1988
Jazz Masters : video collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawn from vintage American television, this collection brings together some of the greatest jazz artists of the 1950's and 1960's
Bossa nova by Stan Getz( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz shots from the East Coast( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains live performances of titled tracks, ranging from clubs to festivals to TV studio engagements, without any speakers or introducers
Great jazz standards by Gil Evans( Recording )

8 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original mono recordings by Miles Davis( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miles Davis & Quincy Jones live at Montreux by Miles Davis( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the music Miles created with arranger Gil Evans and conductor Quincy Jones, along with the Gil Evans Orchestra and the George Gruntz Concert Jazz Band. Includes Miles Ahead, Summertime, selections from Sketches of Spain and 10 other tunes. Also includes trumpeter/fluegelhornist Wallace Roney and alto saxophonist Kenny Garrett. Includes preconcert footage
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Evans and His Orchestra

Evans Big Band

Evans (Gil) Orchestra

Evans Orchestra.

Gil Evans and His Orchestra

Gil Evans Big Band

Orchestra under the Direction of Gil Evans

Languages
English (46)

German (12)

Japanese (1)

Dutch (1)