The legend manager,Martha Glaser and Helen Keane(7)


As Bill’s manager,Ms.Helen was present at all of the recording sessions.

Creed Taylor produced for Bill at MGM/Verve labels.

Also Creed Taylor recognized her competence as a producer.

Then she produced some thirty of Evans’ records over a period of 15 years on the Verve, Warner, Columbia, CTI, Fantasy labels.


Fortunately “Bill Evans Trio in Tokyo” was produced by Helen Keane.

This recording is most valuable record for Japanese jazz fan.

At that time she and Bill had been eliminated the contract to Columbia Records.

So she decided to have the copyright about this live recording in United States.

Then 1974 July they were moved to Fantasy Records and as transfers first work,it was named “The Tokyo Concert”.

This is Bill Evans Trio in Tokyo –  January 20, 1973.

Bill Evans (p), Eddie Gomez (b), Marty Morell (ds)

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