Tagged: Horace Silver

Sonny Rollins

Sonny Rollins – Live At The Village Gate – 1962 (Second Night – Third Set) – Past Daily Downbeat

  Sonny Rollins Quartet – live at The Village Gate, New York – July 28, 1962 (Third set). Perennial favorite Sonny Rollins this weekend. From the same live date which became part of the legendary Our Man In Jazz release for RCA-Victor. This is from the third set of the...

Horace Silver

Horace Silver – Live At Newport ’58 – Past Daily Downbeat

Horace Silver – Live at the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The legendary Horace Silver this week. A influential voice and a pioneer in the early Bop movement. A multi-faceted composer, arranger and band leader as well as instrumentalist, Silver began playing sax and piano...

Roy Eldridge – Coleman Hawkins All-Stars With Arthur Prysock At Birdland 1952 – Past Daily Downbeat

Roy Eldridge – Coleman Hawkins All-Stars With Arthur Prysock At Birdland 1952 – Past Daily Downbeat

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio: Stars In Jazz from Birdland – September 4, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Heading back to the 50s this weekend. The first of a series of broadcasts coming from Birdland on 53nd Street and...

Ted Heath Big Band – 1959 – Past Daily Downbeat

Ted Heath Big Band – 1959 – Past Daily Downbeat

. . .or click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC International Bandstand – Ted Heath – March 2, 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A slight stretch this week, but not all that much when you think about it. This week it’s British Bandleader Ted Heath in...

Shelly Manne Quintet – Stan Getz Quartet – Live From Basin Street – 1956 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Shelly Manne Quintet – Stan Getz Quartet – Live At Basin Street – April 21, 1956 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A double dose of Cool this weekend, with a set by The Shelly Manne Quintet and The Stan Gets Quartet,...

Horace Silver (1928-2014) – RIP – In Concert From Vienna – 1968 – Past Daily Tribute Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Horace Silver Quintet – live at Konzerthaus, Vienna – March 11, 1968 – ORF Radio A few months ago I ran a post of a concert featuring Horace Silver, after hearing a number of unsubstantiated rumors that the great Pianist and...

Kai Winding Group With Horace Silver – Live At Birdland – 1952 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Pete Brown Group – Kai Winding Group – Live from Birdland – September 9, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Back over to Birdland in New York City this week for a club date featuring the inimitable Kai Winding and his...

Horace Silver – Live at Newport ’58 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Horace Silver – live at Newport 1958 – Voice Of America Despite the rumors flying around a little while ago, regarding the passing of the legendary Horace Silver, all was proven to be, thankfully untrue. Horace Silver is one of the...

Horace Silver Quintet – Live In Boston – 1973 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player:   Over to the legendary Horace Silver this weekend. From a 1973 concert at The Jazz Workshop in Boston, featuring Michael Brecker on Tenor Sax and Flute, Randy Brecker on Trumpet, Will Lee on Bass and Al Queen on Drums...