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date: 30 September 2022

Evans, Gil [Green, Ian Ernest Gilmore] (b Toronto, ON, 13 May 1912; d Cuernavaca, Mexico, 20 March 1988). Jazz arranger, composer, pianist, and bandleader of Canadian birth. 

Source:
The Grove Dictionary of American Music
Author(s):
Walter van de LeurWalter van de Leur

His childhood was marked by the adventurous travels of his mother, who worked short-term menial jobs and never stayed anywhere ...

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