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Horace Silver

Born: 
09/02/1928
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Years Active: 
1950's-2000's

Horace Silver, born Horace Ward Martin Tavares Silva, 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.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Horace Silver Recording Session 10/09/1952 WOR Studios NYC New York USA
Horace Silver Recording Session 10/20/1952 WOR Studios NYC New York USA
Lou Donaldson Recording Session 11/19/1952 WOR Studios NYC New York USA
Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers 10/29/1953 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers 10/30/1953 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers 10/31/1953 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers 11/01/1953 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers 11/02/1953 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers 11/03/1953 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers 11/04/1953 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Horace Silver Recording Session 11/23/1953 WOR Studios NYC New York USA
Art Farmer Recording Session 01/20/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Art Blakey Quintet 02/21/1954 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 03/06/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 03/15/1954 Beltone Recording Studios NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 04/03/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 04/29/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Art Farmer Recording Session 05/19/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Art Farmer Recording Session 06/07/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 06/29/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Jazz Messengers Recording Session 11/13/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Clark Terry Recording Session 01/03/1955 Fine Sound Studios NYC New York USA
Clark Terry Recording Session 01/04/1955 Fine Sound Studios NYC New York USA
Kenny Dorham Recording Session 01/30/1955 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Jazz Messengers Recording Session 02/06/1955 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA

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