Horace Silver Interview: May 13th, 1993

‘This is wonderful and needed’, RAN BLAKE, Pianist, Composer, Recording Artist, Educator and Recipient of a MacArthur Genius Grant, former chair of the Contemporary Improvisation Department, New England Conservatory and currently faculty member at NEC. Horace Silver helped define hard bop, but was in turn defined by it. It all began with a series of trio […]

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The Ahmad Jamal Live Performances With Israel Crosby and Vernel Fournier 1958-62 – Forgotten Jazz Classics

Ahmad Jamal ‘Stuart Nicholson’s in-depth analysis of the original Ahmad Jamal Trio, as released on Argo LPs and, more completely, on our Mosaic box set..echoed subliminally through the modern jazz innovators of the fifties and into the mainstream modern language’.  MICHAEL CUSCUNA, Jazz Record Producer and Reissue Director of Blue Note Records, Leading Discographer of Blue Note […]

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