5 Awesome Tracks from the Late Horace Silver

12/17/2013 11:29 AM |

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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.