There are at least three artists with this name: 1.) Bill Evans (born William John Evans; 16th August 1929-15th September 1980) was one of the most famous jazz pianists of the twentieth century. Along with McCoy Tyner
and Oscar Peterson
, he was the force behind the biggest evolution in jazz since Art Tatum
and Bud Powell
. His use of impressionistic harmony, his inventive interpretation of traditional jazz repertoire...