Role Jazz Pianist
Education Rutgers University
|Labels Criss Cross Jazz|
Name Orrin Evans
|Origin Trenton, New Jersey, United States|
Albums The Evolution of Oneself, … It Was Beauty, Good And Bad Memories, A Jones for Bones Tones, Mother's Touch
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Orrin Evans (born 28 March 1975) is an American jazz pianist. Evans was born in Trenton, New Jersey and raised in Philadelphia. He attended Rutgers University, and then studied with Kenny Barron. He worked as a sideman for Bobby Watson, Ralph Peterson, Duane Eubanks, and Lenora Zenzalai-Helm, and released his debut as a leader in 1994. He signed with Criss Cross Jazz in 1997, recording prolifically with the label. He was awarded a 2010 Pew Fellowships in the Arts.
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- As leader
Evans is married to vocalist Dawn Warren.