If you a fan of his music this book will be interesting to you.
I came away from this book thinking that Evans must not have been a very interesting person--but how can that be if his music is so expressive?
We are given access to an amazing human being, overcoming usually-devastating obstacles, and producing glorious music.
kinda destroyed but still did the job. bought it for my boyfriend for christmas. he is a jazz pianist who loves bill evans.Published 2 months ago by hadar sagi
17 February 15 — HOW MY HEAR SINGS by Peter Pettinger
There are few books on jazz that make me wish I were formally schooled in music; this is one of them. Read more
I agree with many others here that one can learn a lot about Evans' music in this book, and that in itself makes it worthwhile, and worthy of three stars. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Old Dog
Amazing book, Pettinger has so much insight into the Genius of Evans....Published 9 months ago by Rodrigo T
This book gives an in depth analysis of both Mr Evans music and the personal issues he dealt with during his outstanding career.
Essential reading for any Evans fan.
Excellent biography of Evans and a nice history of Jazz. I thoroughly enjoyed reading this as a Bill Evans fan. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Peter A. Johnson
I enjoyed this look at the greatest jazz pianist of all time. The is an incredible amount of detail and interviews with people who were around Bill during his life. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Michael L Warner
I had to smile occasionally at the biographer's amazing range of superlatives as he described the wonder of Bill Evans's playing and composing, and the narrative slows a bit... Read morePublished on January 30, 2013 by Dr. Willie
well worth the purchased the book was in very good condition. looks brand new for a very affordable price. thank you!Published on December 13, 2012 by juiice