THE BLUE OF THE NIGHT WITH EAMONN LENIHAN

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Were he still with us, Bill Evans would have turned 85 on the 16th of this month. A lyrical player who never paraded his technique, he appeared on the radar after working with Charles Mingus and Miles Davis. This week Eamonn features solo, duo and – especially – trio recordings made under the pianist’s own name.

RTÉ lyric fm, Monday 11th August, 10pm-1am