Instruments: saxes, drums, bass, b3
Genre: soul, funk, groove
Origin: united states, germany
Bill is a world-class, Grammy® Award winning saxophonist/ singer and producer who made his debut age the age of 21, with Miles Davis –recording 25 solo
albums to date. You may have seen him walk on stage as a guest with the Allman Brothers during their last 10 years of touring or rock out with Warren
Haynes, then tour Europe with the “ Bill Evans Band” “ Bill Evans Soulgrass” or “Bill Evans and Petite Blonde.” Soulgrass gained global recognition
among jazz and rock fans alike, and was a melting pot of quintessential American styles, touring world wide for over 11 years, taking a break in 2015.
Bill has co-lead tours with Robben Ford , Mike Stern, Randy Brecker , Simon Phillips, most recently as Fall of 2018. Bill is truly a 21st century renaissance
man who can walk seamlessly from stage to stage. Says Bill " Im not one to sit still and rest on my laurels. I love to experience new things and push
the boundaries of the music I play with the different bands I tour with. I guess Miles was the one who inspired me when it comes to that. " Evans draws
his motivation from his many years of touring with some of music’s major tour de forces. Bill is celebrating 30 years of playing Blue Note Jazz Clubs
in Japan with his own bands and is bringing a Superband with Robben Ford, James Genus and Keith Carlock for 5 special concerts in Tokyo, March 2019.
Bill Evans - saxes
Wolfgang Haffner - drums
Gary Grainger - bass
Simon Oslender - B3