Tuesday, December 17, 2013

5 Awesome Tracks from the Late Horace Silver

Posted By on Tue, Dec 17, 2013 at 11:29 AM

Page 2 of 6


Song for My Father
Silver's most enduring composition might be this title cut from 1965. It's the simple, bossa-nova bass line that makes the track, but there's also the funky melody that the horn section keeps returning to. Silver's cool piano holds it together, including a tight solo to finish it off.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Readers also liked…

More by Henry Stewart

  • The Best Old Movies on a Big Screen This Week

    A bumper Labor Day weekend, starring prepubscent Dean Stockwell, dead-and-hating-it Klaus Kinski, and Lauren Bacall.
    • Aug 27, 2014
  • The Best Old Movies on a Big Screen This Week

    Noirs classic and neo, melodrama, vampires, Buñuel, and Diane Keaton in the best outfits in the history of cinema.
    • Jul 30, 2014
  • More »

Most Commented On

Most Shared Stories

Top Viewed Stories

Top Topics in The Measure

Film (19)


Music (8)


Art (6)


Special Events (3)


Theater (1)


© 2014 The L Magazine
Website powered by Foundation