Horace Silver

Horace Silver (born September 2, 1928), born Horace Ward Martin Tavares Silva in Norwalk, Connecticut, is an American jazz pianist and composer.

Silver is known for his distinctive humorous and funky playing style and for his pioneering compositional contributions to hard bop. He was influenced by a wide range of musical styles, notably gospel music, African music, and Latin American music and sometimes ventured into the soul jazz genre.

Read more about Horace SilverEarly Life and Career, Blue Note Years, Influences, Later Years, Legacy

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Blue Note Records - History - Hard Bop and Beyond
... releases, and the label was soon recording new talent such as Horace Silver (who would stay with Blue Note for a quarter of a century), the Jazz Messengers (ori ... Horace Silver and Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers continued to release a series of artistically and commercially successful recordings ... a significant hit with the title track of The Sidewinder album, and Horace Silver did the same the following year with Song for My Father ...
Blue Note Records Discography - Other Series - 5000 Series
5017 Dizzy Gillespie - Horn of Plenty (3/2/47, 4/11/52) 5018 Horace Silver Trio - New Faces, New Sounds (10/9/52, 10/20/52) 5019 The Swinging Swedes / The Cool Britons - New Sounds from. 2 (3/25/53) 5034 Horace Silver Trio, Volume 2 / Art Blakey - Spotlight on Drums (11/23/53) 5035 Sal Salvador Quintet (12/24/53) 5036 Urbie Green Septet - New Faces ... Germany (4/24/54) 5057 The Eminent Jay Jay Johnson (9/24/54) 5058 Horace Silver Quintet, Volume 1 (11/13/54) 5059 Conte Candoli / Herb Geller a.o ...
Carmell Jones - Selected Discography - As A Sideman
... The Blues Book (Prestige, 1964) with Booker Ervin Groovin' High (Prestige, 1964) with Horace Silver Live 1964 (Emerald, 1964) with Gerald Wilson Portraits (Pacific Jazz, 1964) with Nathan ...
Roger Humphries - Discography
... Horace Silver Live 1964 (Emerald, 1964) Horace Silver Song for my father (Blue Note, 1964) Carmell Jones Jay Hawk talk (Prestige, 1965) Horace Silver Cape Verdean blues (Blue Note, 1965 ...
Horace Silver - Discography - As Sideman
... Columbia) with Dee Dee Bridgewater Love and Peace A Tribute to Horace Silver (1994, Verve) with Kenny Burrell K ...

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