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Gil Evans (I) (1912–1988)

Gil Evans was born on May 13, 1912 in Toronto, Canada as Ian Ernest Gilmore Green. He was married to Anita Powell and Lilian Grace. He died on March 20, 1988 in Cuernavaca, Mexico. See full bio »


(age 75) in Cuernavaca, Mexico

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 2008 A Christmas Tale (performer: "Bulbs" Written by nm0852100)
 2002 The Salton Sea (writer: "Saeta")
 1995 The Flower of My Secret (writer: "Soleá")
 1991 High Heels (writer: "Soleá", "Saeta")
 1986 Absolute Beginners (The Rough and the Smooth", "Better Git It in Your Soul (The Hot and the Cool)", "Absolute Beginners", (performer: "Va Va Voom", "Boogie Stop Shuffle) / (writer: "Va Va Voom")
 1985 Insignificance (arranger: "Jupitar Variations")
 1971 The Sea in Your Future (TV Movie documentary) (arranger: "Bluefish") / (writer: "Bluefish")
 1959 The Sound of Miles Davis (TV Movie) (writer: "Blues for Pablo")
 1941 Skinnay Ennis and His Orchestra (Short) (arranger: "The Birth of the Blues" - uncredited)
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Album: "Out of the Cool" (Impulse Records) See more »

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Jazz bandleader, arranger, composer and pianist. See more »


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