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Richard Evans

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Richard Evans

Richard Evans has been played on NTS over 10 times, featured on 17 episodes and was first played on 2 August 2014.

Real Name: Richard Lee Cowan Evans

Bassist, composer, arranger and producer.

Evans is best known as producer and arranger for Cadet Records during the 1960s and early 1970s, working with artists like Ramsey Lewis, Marlena Shaw and Dorothy Ashby. In the same period he also formed The Soulful Strings with whom he recorded several albums.

In the 1970s and 1980s he worked as bassist and arranger with artists such as Natalie Cole, Peabo Bryson and Ahmad Jamal. Currently he serves as a music professor in Boston.

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Swahililand
Ahmad Jamal (Richard Evans mix)
20th Century Records1974
Swahililand
Ahmad Jamal (Richard Evans mix)20th Century Records1974
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Capricorn Rising
Richard Evans feat. Linda Williams
Horizon Records & Tapes1979
Capricorn Rising
Richard Evans feat. Linda WilliamsHorizon Records & Tapes1979
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Burning Spear
Richard Evans
A&M Records1979
Burning Spear
Richard EvansA&M Records1979
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Eclipse
Ahmad Jamal (Richard Evans mix)
20th Century Records1974
Eclipse
Ahmad Jamal (Richard Evans mix)20th Century Records1974
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Patutu
Richard Evans
Collectables2008
Patutu
Richard EvansCollectables2008
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Spanish Interlude
Ahmad Jamal (Richard Evans mix)
20th Century Records1974
Spanish Interlude
Ahmad Jamal (Richard Evans mix)20th Century Records1974
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Capricorn Rising
Richard Evans, Linda Williams
BBE2010
Capricorn Rising
Richard Evans, Linda WilliamsBBE2010
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