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A Simple Matter of Conviction

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Released  January 1967
Artist  Bill Evans
Producer  Creed Taylor
Genre  Jazz
Length  37:36
Release date  1966
Label  Verve Records
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Recorded  October 4, 1966 Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
A Simple Matter of Conviction (1966)  Further Conversations with Myself (1967)
Similar  Bill Evans albums, Jazz albums

Bill evans a simple matter of conviction

A Simple Matter of Conviction is an album by jazz pianist Bill Evans, released in 1967 on Verve.


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Writing for Allmusic, music critic Bob Rusch wrote of the album: "What separated this from the average good Bill Evans date was the inclusion of Shelly Manne on drums, who inventively pushed and took unexpected chances."

Track listing

  1. "A Simple Matter of Conviction" (Bill Evans) - 3:18
  2. "Stella by Starlight" (Washington, Young) - 4:10
  3. "Unless It's You (Orbit)" (Evans) - 3:42
  4. "Laura" (Mercer, Raksin) - 4:20
  5. "My Melancholy Baby" (Ernie Burnett, George Norton, W. E. Watson) - 5:16
  6. "I'm Getting Sentimental Over You" (Bassman, Washington) - 4:13
  7. "Star Eyes" (Gene de Paul, Don Raye) - 4:59
  8. "Only Child" (Evans) - 4:05
  9. "These Things Called Changes" (Evans) - 3:33


  • Bill Evans - piano
  • Eddie G√≥mez - bass
  • Shelly Manne - drums
  • Songs

    1A Simple Matter of Conviction3:20
    2Stella by Starlight4:12
    3Unless It's You3:44


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