Author Archives: Laurie

Interview with Laurie for the German Magazine FROH Comments Off on Interview with Laurie for the German Magazine FROH

  Laurie Verchomin, in August 1980 Bill Evans played a concert in Germany: In a private home in Bad Hönningen. It turned out to be his last concert in Europe. In 1994, someone gave me a copy of the recording of this private event. When I first heard the CD, it just broke my heart […]

September 15th “Bill Evans Time Remembered” 4

  September 15th  /  1980 For many years I ‘ve approached the anniversary ( of Bill’s ascension ) with a great deal of loneliness in my heart, for no one else was experiencing Bill’s death as an exhalted transcendence as I had.  I  knew in my heart that this was  what was happening for Bill,  […]

JFK Airport – New York City – May 25th 1979 Comments Off on JFK Airport – New York City – May 25th 1979

  JFK Airport May 25 / 1979 I arrived at JFK not knowing if I would recognize him, wearing what I thought a man my father’s age would find attractive ~ something from the 1940’s. A long pleated skirt, platform shoes and a prim white blouse with a tweed jacket. I did recognize him, and […]