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  1. Gary Bartz's NTU Troop - Harlem Bush Music - Uhuru...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Something Else! Reviews

    ... vocals. Bey, who had by this time had already lent his voice to recordings by Max Roach, Duke Person and Horace Silver, shares the spotlight with Bartz. "Blue (A Folk Tale)" reveals the breadth of the NTU Troop's music, veering between funk, hard ...

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  2. Kent Hewitt to Perform a Jazz Piano ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Bangor Daily News

    ... and others. It is clear that few jazz musicians had a greater impact on the contemporary mainstream than Horace Silver. The second set will include his music with the hard bop style, blues and soul jazz that Silver pioneered in the 1950's. Songs ...

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  3. What's Happening? First Fridays Jazz Downtown will feature New Vintage Jazz and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... of jazz (mid 50's thru the 60's). They do fresh versions of tunes from the great masters of the era such as Horace Silver, Hank Mobley, Art Blakey, Freddie Hubbard and more. Sponsors for this summer concert series include Art Welch, Keith and Jean ...

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  4. William Parker Quartets - Meditation / ResurrectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Jazz & Blues Music Reviews

    ... powerful performance that speaks truth to power. With two tracks dedicated to the legendary hard bop pianist Horace Silver, the band moves in a different direction, beginning with some joyful blues based swing in attendance on "Horace Silver Part 2" ...

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  5. The 2017 Summer Hill Top Concert Series at Brice Station Continues Tonight With Bob Eisenman Jazz TrRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | The Pine Tree

    ... respect of many of the top jazz players and singers of his time,a Henry Mancini, Count Basie, Ella Fitzgerald, Horace Silver. As well as winning a Grammy for The Alan Copeland Singers with his arrangement of "Mission Impossible/Norwegian Wood." From ...

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  6. Over the top and in the skyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... Nagpal. "We began with 'Blue Bossa' and went onto a soulful-n-rhythmic rendition of 'Jody's Grind' (Horace Silver). Members from the SOI were in the audience and had brought their instruments, so we invited them to join in. And, of course, with a ...

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  7. SFJAZZ Announces 2017-2018 SeasonRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2017 | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    ... Grammy winner, Tony winner, and UN Goodwill Ambassador presents a set of shows honoring Ella Fitzgerald, Horace Silver, Josephine Baker, and the latest project celebrating her hometown of Memphis. The season's presents over 300 shows with artists ...

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  8. Dads rock! Here's our ultimate Father's Day playlistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | RTE.ie

    ... to Steely Dan's Rikki Don't Lose That Number (itself a song about a very fatherly type of concern), jazz great Horace Silver plays languid piano on this seven-minute jazz standard but it's Carmell Jones' trumpet and Joe Henderson's tenor saxophone ...

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  9. Playboy Jazz Festival maintains a wide-angle appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... day. Taj Mahal, clad in a mustard-hued walking suit, shared the stage with a bearded Keb'Mo. They opened with Horace Silver's "Senor Blues," growling as they rotated into the daylight. Backup vocalists and a horn section filled out the bluesy set ...

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  10. This week's music picks: Grupo in the Park, Solstice Fest rises, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | Austin American Statesman

    ... of pop often has leaned toward jazz, so it's fitting that she dipped into the songbooks of Duke Ellington and Horace Silver on "Day Breaks," though most of the material is original. (Jones will tape an episode of "Austin City Limits" at ACL Live the ...

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  11. PERFORMANCE / TOUR: The Lead Sheet: Twin Cities Live Jazz, June 9-15Read the original story

    Jun 7, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... Jax Ravel and his trio, with Will Kjeer on keys and Blake Hubel on drums, followed by Doug Haining's salute to Horace Silver. Doug's quintet features Steve Kenny on Flumpet, Ted Godbout on piano, Chris Bates on bass and Mac Santiago on drums. Expect ...

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  12. : Swiss Radio Days, Vol. 40 - Zurich 1959Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... cascade of individual notes, clinking and tinkling like ice cubes in a highball glass, are unmistakably Horace Silver. "Ecaroh" and the concluding "SeA or Blues" shimmy with the "Spanish tinge" that Silver enjoyed playing most of all. The rhythm ...

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  13. Burt Bacharach, Greg Phillinganes, Marilyn Scott + others: Five for the RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Something Else! Reviews

    Five for the Road is an occasional look at the compact discs and / or downloads that have been in my car recently - some new, some old CHRIS GREENE QUARTET - BOUNDARY ISSUES : Evanston, Illinois-based Chris Greene's music always makes for great road music, and Boundary Issues is no exception. Greene and his long-term band blends stunning new compositions like "Thunder Snow and "The Crossover Appeal" with daring and original interpretations of masterworks by Horace Silver and Kenny Kirkland .

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  14. Russia's NATO Neighbors: We're OK With Trump, ActuallyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    The strains of American jazz great Horace Silver filled the cavernous industrial Kultuurikatel or "Culture Cauldron," a plant-turned-hip-banquet hall lit by modern chandeliers. With bitter sage wine flowing, a Lithuanian saxophonist joined an Estonian playing the opening number, a subconscious nod to the American troops helping guard this tiny NATO member on Russia's doorstep, kicking off an annual Baltic defense conference.

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  15. Jazz Fest headliner Todd Rundgren exemplifies lifelong musical relevanceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... their way into my music," Rundgren said. "They're not the most obvious ones. Bill Evans had a major effect and Horace Silver was a big influence with his piano tonalities. There's a range of influences, but never did I think I had the qualifications ...

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  16. Lewis Nash & Others Lead The Nash Summer WorkshopsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Hard Bop Jazz literature made popular by artists such as Clifford Brown , Art Blakey, Cannonball Adderley, Horace Silver, Benny Golson, and more. Under the direction of pianist and vibraphonist Matt Williams , the Hard Bop Workshop offers an ...

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  17. MT jazz scribe Charles Latimer wrote the book on Detroit jazz a " literallyeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Metro Times

    ... and Marcus Belgrave. Sometimes they're national figures such as Branford Marsalis, Christian McBride, or Horace Silver. His literary lens even captures such local movers and shakers as jazz festival savior Gretchen Carhartt, smooth-jazz ambassador ...

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  18. RECORDING: Billy Mitchell: Detroit ColossusRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... Little Juicy, Bossa Nova Ova, Brother Peabody and Kids Are Pretty People , a sophisticated ballad akin to one Horace Silver might have written. They also recorded the standard Stella by Starlight and Oliver Jr. , written by Mitchell and Kenny ...

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  19. Songs for My FatherRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2017 | Photo Matt

    ... gospel and anger and hope in it captured something I didn't even realize I was feeling. Even jazz wasn't safe, Horace Silver's lyric-less Song for My Father had the same effect. John Mayer's Stop This Train is a song I've probably heard a hundred ...

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  20. Selkirk College music students unite for final concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Impulse Blue is a jazz quintet that brings modern interpretations and improvisations of music by the likes of Horace Silver and John Coltrane. Rock meets electronica with the Glitch Monkeys who will combine delicious grooves and luscious vocals with ...

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