Today: McKeldin 08:00AM - 05:00PM

The Music of Horace Silver - Sunday, October 24th, 2010

The Music of Horace Silver

SF Jazz Collective Miguel Zenon, alto saxophone Mark Turner, tenor saxophone Stefon Harris, vibraphone Edward Simon, piano Matt Penman, bass Eric Harland, drums Ambrose Akinmusire, trumpet Luis Bonilla, trombone

Sunday, October 24, 2010 6:00 pm - Ina and Jack Kay Theatre

The SFJAZZ Collective focuses on jazz master Horace Silver, who along with Art Blakey was a founding member of the trailblazing Jazz Messengers. In his performances and recordings, Silver combined Latin, gospel and funky soul with the harmonic sophistication of bebop � these library resources will help you learn more about a man who redefined jazz music:

   Streaming audio: Listen to playlists featuring the music of Horace Silver on Naxos Music Library and Classical Music Library

   Books - Horace Silver's autobiography, Let's Get to the Nitty Gritty, as well as other writings by and about the jazz piano great

   Recordings - Featuring Horace Silver and his music