“Explorations” is a 1961 album by jazz musician Bill Evans, and features the “First” Trio with Scott LaFaro and Paul Motian.
It was originally released on Riverside label as RLP-351(Monaural) 9351 (Stereo). It was the second album he recorded with his trio of Scott LaFaro on bass and Paul Motian on drums. Evans considered it one of his favorites from this period.
The album won the Billboard Jazz Critics Best Piano LP poll for 1961.
Original Issue. Original Black Label. LP. Riverside RLP 9351. G***