Bill Evans (19291980)

The Bill Evans Guitar Book

Definitive Arrangements of 14 Pieces
Music, Instruction and Analysis

for: Guitar

Music score (with tabs), online audio

Item no.328223
Author/ComposerBill Evans
ArrangerSid Jacobs
Scope44 pages; 23 × 30 cm
Release year2003
Producer No.HL00699274
23.60 €
Delivery time: 4–5 working days (Germany )
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In this book/online audio pack, Musicians Institute instructor Sid Jacobs, who organized the school's Jazz Guitar elective, translates the playing of quintessential jazz pianist Bill Evans for guitarists to enjoy. Includes music, instruction and analysis of 14 Evans' pieces, all in their original keys and with full demonstration tracks.

The price of this book includes a unique code that provides access to audio tracks online, for download or streaming. The tracks include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right – available exclusively from Hal Leonard.

"Sid's marvelous transcriptions of Bill Evans' tunes for solo guitar have just raised the guitar to a new level. This is contemporary guitar at its harmonic best." – Joe Diorio


  • A Simple Matter Of Conviction
  • Funkallero
  • Laurie
  • Letter To Evan
  • My Bells
  • Orbit
  • Peace Piece
  • Peri's Scope
  • Remembering The Rain
  • The Two Lonely People
  • Time Remembered
  • Turn Out The Stars
  • Very Early
  • Waltz For Debby