Horace Silver Discography

1950 (age 22)

Stan Getz Quartet

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Joe Calloway (bass) Walter Bolden (drums)
NYC, December 10, 1950
R1040Tootsie RollRoost 520, RLP 402, RLP 2207, RLP 2249, 7243 8 59622 2
R1041Strike Up The Band-
R1042ImaginationRoost RLP 402, 7243 8 59622 2
R1042 (alt. tk.)-Roost RLP 2258, 7243 8 59622 2
R1043For Stompers OnlyRoost 522, RLP 402, 7243 8 59622 2; Jazztone (Eu) J 1245
R1043 (alt. tk.)Navy BlueRoost RLP 2258, 7243 8 59622 2
R1044Out Of NowhereRoost 596, RLP 423, 7243 8 59622 2
R1045'S Wonderful-
* Roost RLP 2207   Stan Getz - The Sound
* Roost RLP 2249   The Greatest Of Stan Getz
* Roost RLP 2258   Stan Getz - The Getz Age
* Jazztone (Eu) J 1245   Various Artists - Modern Jazz Festival
= Jazztone (F) J 1245   Various Artists - Festival Du Jazz Moderne
* Roost 7243 8 59622 2   Stan Getz - The Complete Roost Recordings
* Roost RLP 402   Stan Getz, Vol. 1
* Roost RLP 423   Stan Getz - Split Kick
* Roost 520   Stan Getz - Tootsie Roll / Strike Up The Band
* Roost 522   Stan Getz - On The Alamo / For Stompers Only
* Roost 596   Stan Getz - Out Of Nowhere / 'S Wonderful

1951

Stan Getz Quartet

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Joe Calloway (bass) Walter Bolden (drums)
NYC, January 23, 1951
R1059PennyRoost 556, RLP 417, RLP 2258, 7243 8 59622 2
R1060Split KickRoost 526, RLP 423, 7243 8 59622 2
R1060 (alt. tk.)-Roost 7243 8 59622 2
R1061It Might As Well Be SpringRoost 550, RLP 423, RLP 2258, 7243 8 59622 2
R1061 (alt. tk.)-Roost 7243 8 59622 2
R1062The Best Thing For YouRoost 526, RLP 423, 7243 8 59622 2
* Roost RLP 2258   Stan Getz - The Getz Age
* Roost 7243 8 59622 2   Stan Getz - The Complete Roost Recordings
* Roost RLP 417   Stan Getz - Chamber Music
* Roost RLP 423   Stan Getz - Split Kick
* Roost 556   Stan Getz - Penny / Wildwood
* Roost 526   Stan Getz - Split Kick / The Best Thing For You
* Roost 550   Stan Getz - It Might As Well Be Spring / The Song Is You

Stan Getz Quintet

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Tommy Potter or Leonard Gaskin (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, August 15, 1951
R1075Melody ExpressRoost 570, RLP 417, RLP 2258, 7243 8 59622 2
R1076YvetteRoost 538, RLP 417, RLP 2258, 7243 8 59622 2
R1077Potter's LuckRoost 538, RLP 417, RLP 2258, OJ 1, 7243 8 59622 2
R1078The Song Is YouRoost 550, 7243 8 59622 2
R1079WildwoodRoost 556, RLP 417, RLP 2258, 7243 8 59622 2
* Roost RLP 2258   Stan Getz - The Getz Age
* Roost OJ 1   Various Artists - Operation Jazz
* Roost 7243 8 59622 2   Stan Getz - The Complete Roost Recordings
* Roost RLP 417   Stan Getz - Chamber Music
* Roost 570   Stan Getz - Melody Express / These Foolish Things
* Roost 538   Stan Getz - Yvette / Potter's Luck
* Roost 550   Stan Getz - It Might As Well Be Spring / The Song Is You
* Roost 556   Stan Getz - Penny / Wildwood

1952

Stan Getz Quintet

Stan Getz (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Jimmy Raney (guitar) Gene Ramey (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, April 5, 1952
Potter's LuckAlto AL 704
I Can't Get Started-
Parker 51 (Cherokee)-
* Alto AL 704   That Top Tenor Technician Stan Getz

Lou Donaldson Quartet

Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, June 20, 1952
BN440-0 tk.1Roccus (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 81537 2
BN440-1 tk.2RoccusBlue Note 1598, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
BN442-2 tk.7Cheek To Cheek (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 81537 2
BN443-0 tk.8Lou's Blues (alt. take)-
BN443-1 tk.9Lou's BluesBlue Note 1599, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
BN442-4 tk.11Cheek To CheekBlue Note 1598, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
BN441-2 tk.12The Things We Did Last SummerBlue Note 1599, BLP 5021, (J) BNJ-61008/10
* Blue Note BLP 1537, CDP 7 81537 2   Lou Donaldson Quartet/Quintet/Sextet
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note BLP 5021   Lou Donaldson - New Faces-New Sounds
* Blue Note 1598   Lou Donaldson - Roccus / Cheek To Cheek
* Blue Note 1599   Lou Donaldson - The Things We Did Last Summer / Lou's Blues

Terry Gibbs Sextet

Don Elliott (mellophone) Terry Gibbs (vibraphone) Horace Silver (piano) Chuck Wayne (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Sid Bulkin (drums)
Pythian Temple Studios, NYC, July 11, 1952
T And SBrunswick BL 54000; Coral CDMSP 806
You Don't Know What Love Is-
* Brunswick BL 54000   Mary Lou Williams/Billy Taylor/Terry Gibbs - Jazz Time U.S.A., Vol. 1
* Coral CDMSP 806   Terry Gibbs All Stars

Horace Silver Trio

Horace Silver (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 9, 1952
BN448 tk.1HoroscopeBlue Note BLP 5018, BLP 1520, BN-LA474-H2
BN449-1 tk.5SafariBlue Note 1608, BLP 5018, BLP 1520, BLP 1001, BN-LA474-H2
BN450-6 tk.15Thou SwellBlue Note 1608, BLP 5018, BN-LA474-H2, (J) LNJ-70108, (J) BNJ-61005, CDP 7 81520 2
BN451Yeah!rejected
* Blue Note BLP 1520, BST 81520 (pseudo stereo), (J) LNJ-70108, CDP 7 81520 2   Horace Silver Trio And Art Blakey-Sabu
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides
* Blue Note BLP 1001   Various Artists - 25 Years Blue Note: Anniversary Album
= Blue Note BLP 2001, BST 82001   Various Artists - Blue Note Gems Of Jazz
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61005   Horace Silver Rare Tracks - Senor Blues
* Blue Note BLP 5018   Horace Silver - New Faces-New Sounds
= Vogue (E) LDE 065, (F) LD 176   Horace Silver Trio
* Blue Note 1608   Horace Silver - Safari / Thou Swell

Horace Silver Trio

Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 20, 1952
BN452-1 tk.2QuicksilverBlue Note BLP 5018, BN-LA474-H2, (J) LNJ-70108, (J) BNJ-61005, CDP 7 81520 2
BN453-2 tk.6EcarohBlue Note BLP 5018, BLP 1520, BN-LA474-H2, (J) NP-2017
BN454-0 tk.7Yeah!Blue Note BLP 5018, BLP 1520, BN-LA474-H2
BN455-3 tk.11Knowledge BoxBlue Note BLP 5018, BN-LA474-H2, (J) LNJ-70108, (J) BNJ-61005, CDP 7 81520 2
BN456-3 tk.15Prelude To A KissBlue Note BLP 5018, BLP 1520, BN-LA474-H2
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61005   Horace Silver Rare Tracks - Senor Blues
* Blue Note BLP 1520, BST 81520 (pseudo stereo), (J) LNJ-70108, CDP 7 81520 2   Horace Silver Trio And Art Blakey-Sabu
* Blue Note BLP 5018   Horace Silver - New Faces-New Sounds
= Vogue (E) LDE 065, (F) LD 176   Horace Silver Trio
* Blue Note (J) NP-2017   Horace Silver - Opus De Funk / Ecaroh

Lou Donaldson Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -2/4) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, November 19, 1952
1. BN457-0 tk.1Sweet JuiceBlue Note 1609, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
2. BN459-1 tk.8Down HomeBlue Note 1610, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
3. BN460-1 tk.10The Best Things In Life Are FreeBlue Note 1609, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
4. BN458-5 tk.12If I Love AgainBlue Note 1610, BLP 5021, BLP 1537
* Blue Note BLP 1537, CDP 7 81537 2   Lou Donaldson Quartet/Quintet/Sextet
* Blue Note BLP 5021   Lou Donaldson - New Faces-New Sounds
* Blue Note 1609   Lou Donaldson - Sweet Juice / The Best Things In Life Are Free
* Blue Note 1610   Lou Donaldson - If I Love Again / Down Home

1953

Lester Young Quintet

Jesse Drakes (trumpet) Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Franklin Skeete (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, January 15, 1953
Lullaby Of BirdlandPhilology (It) 214 W 8
Up 'N' Adam-
Too Marvelous For Words-
* Philology (It) 214 W 8   Lester Young - Prez's Hat, Vol. 3

Sonny Stitt With Johnny Richards' Orchestra

Kai Winding (trombone) Don Elliott (mellophone) Sonny Stitt (alto,tenor saxophone) Sid Cooper (tenor saxophone, piccolo) George Berg (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Charles Mingus (bass) Don Lamond (drums) Johnny Richards (arranger)
Coastal Recording Studios, NYC, March 18, 1953
1156-2Sancho PanzaRoost RLP 415
1157-2Sweet And Lovely-
1158-1If I Could Be With You (One Hour Tonight)-
1159-2Hooke's Tours-
* Roost RLP 415   Sonny Stitt Playing Arrangements From The Pen Of Johnny Richards
= Mosaic MD9-208   The Complete Roost Sonny Stitt Studio Sessions

Howard McGhee Sextet

Howard McGhee (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone, flute -1/6) Horace Silver (piano) Tal Farlow (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Walter Bolden (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, May 20, 1953
1. BN483-2 tk.3ShabozzBlue Note BLP 5024
2. BN484-2 tk.6Tranquillity-
3. BN485-1 tk.8Futurity-
4. BN486-0 tk.9Jarm (fast version)Blue Note 7243 4 95748 2
5. BN486-1 tk.10JarmBlue Note BLP 5024
6. BN487-1 tk.12Ittapanna-
7. BN488-2 tk.15Goodbye-
* Blue Note BLP 5024   Howard McGhee, Vol. 2
= Blue Note (J) K18P-9274   Howard McGhee All Stars/Howard McGhee Sextet
= Blue Note 7243 4 95748 2   Howard McGhee, Vol. 2/Tal Farlow Quartet

Al Cohn Quintet

Nick Travis (trumpet) Al Cohn (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, June 23, 1953
Ah MooreSavoy XP 8123, MG 15036, MG 12048
Jane StreetSavoy XP 8122, MG 15036, MG 12048
I'm Telling Ya-
That's What You ThinkSavoy XP 8123, MG 15036, MG 12048
* Savoy MG 12048   Al Cohn - Cohn's Tones
* Savoy MG 15036   The Al Cohn Quintet
* Savoy XP 8123   Al Cohn Quintet, Vol. 2
* Savoy XP 8122   Al Cohn Quintet, Vol. 1

Lester Young Quintet

Jesse Drakes (trumpet) Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Earl Knight or Horace Silver (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, July 4, 1953
Up 'N' AdamAmbrosia AMB 60
I Can't Get Started-
Lester Leaps In-
* Ambrosia AMB 60   The President Lester Young, Vol. 6

Lester Young Quintet

Jesse Drakes (trumpet) Lester Young (tenor saxophone) Earl Knight or Horace Silver (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Connie Kay (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, July 11, 1953
Lullaby Of Birdland (theme)Ambrosia AMB 60
Indiana-
In A Little Spanish Town-
New D.B. Blues-
* Ambrosia AMB 60   The President Lester Young, Vol. 6

Horace Silver And The Jazz Messengers

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, October 31, 1953
An Oscar For OscarSession Disc 110; Royal Jazz (D) RJD 515
If I Love AgainSession Disc 110
Split KickRoyal Jazz (D) RJD 515
Get Happy-
Lullaby Of Birdland-
* Session Disc 110   Hooray For Milt Jackson - John Lewis - Art Blakey - Kenny Dorham
* Royal Jazz (D) RJD 515   Kenny Dorham 1953, 1956, 1964

Horace Silver Trio / Art Blakey-Sabu

Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, November 23, 1953
BN534-2 tk.6Opus De FunkBlue Note 1625, BLP 5034, BLP 1520, BN-LA402-H2, BN-LA474-H2, (J) NP-2017
BN535-1 tk.9Day In, Day OutBlue Note 1625, BLP 5034, BLP 1520, BN-LA474-H2
BN537-1 tk.14I Remember YouBlue Note BLP 5034, BLP 1520, BN-LA474-H2
BN538-0 tk.15Silverware-
BN539-0 tk.18How About You-
BN540-0 tk.21BuhainaBlue Note BLP 5034, BN-LA474-H2, (J) LNJ-70108, (J) BNJ-61005, CDP 7 81520 2
* Blue Note BLP 1520, BST 81520 (pseudo stereo), (J) LNJ-70108, CDP 7 81520 2   Horace Silver Trio And Art Blakey-Sabu
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61005   Horace Silver Rare Tracks - Senor Blues
* Blue Note BLP 5034   Horace Silver Trio, Vol. 2/Art Blakey-Sabu - Spotlight On Drums
* Blue Note (J) NP-2017   Horace Silver - Opus De Funk / Ecaroh
* Blue Note 1625   Horace Silver - Opus De Funk / Day In, Day Out

1954

Art Farmer Quintet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone -2/4) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 20, 1954
1. 552WisteriaPrestige PRLP 177; New Jazz NJLP 8258; Prestige PR 24032
2. 553Soft Shoe-
3. 554Confab In Tempo-
4. 555I'll Take Romance-
* New Jazz NJLP 8258; Prestige PR 7665; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 880-2   Art Farmer - Early Art
* Prestige PR 24032   Art Farmer - Farmer's Market
* Prestige PRLP 177   Art Farmer

Art Blakey Quintet

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Pee Wee Marquette (announcer)
"Birdland", NYC, 1st set, February 21, 1954
Pee Wee Marquette's intro
tk.1Wee Dot (alt. take)Blue Note BN-LA473-J2, (J) BNJ-61002, CDP 7 46519 2; Mosaic MR5-104; Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2
tk.2Now's The TimeBlue Note 45-1678, BLP 5039, BLP 1522
tk.3Quicksilverrejected
* Blue Note BN-LA473-J2   Art Blakey - Live Messengers
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61002   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 3
* Blue Note BLP 1522, BST 81522 (pseudo stereo), (J) NR-8839, (J) LNJ-70092, CDP 7 46520 2   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 2
= Mosaic MR5-104   The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings Of Clifford Brown
= Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2   Clifford Brown - The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings
* Blue Note CDP 7 46519 2   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 5039   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 3
* Blue Note 45-1678   Art Blakey/Clifford Brown/Lou Donaldson - Now's The Time, Part 1&2

Art Blakey Quintet

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone -1,3) Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Pee Wee Marquette (announcer)
"Birdland", NYC, 2nd set, February 21, 1954
1. tk.4ConfirmationBlue Note BLP 5039, BLP 1522
2. tk.5Once In A WhileBlue Note 45-1656, BLP 5037, BLP 1521
3. tk.6MayrehBlue Note BLP 5038, BLP 1521
* Blue Note BLP 1522, BST 81522 (pseudo stereo), (J) NR-8839, (J) LNJ-70092, CDP 7 46520 2   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 2
= Mosaic MR5-104   The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings Of Clifford Brown
= Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2   Clifford Brown - The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings
* Blue Note BLP 1521, BST 81521 (pseudo stereo), (J) NR-8838, (J) LNJ-70091, CDP 7 46519 2   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 1
= Mosaic MR5-104   The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings Of Clifford Brown
= Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2   Clifford Brown - The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings
* Blue Note BLP 5039   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 3
* Blue Note BLP 5037   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 5038   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 2
* Blue Note 45-1656   Art Blakey/Clifford Brown - Quicksilver / Once In A While

Art Blakey Quintet

Clifford Brown (trumpet -1,3,4) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Pee Wee Marquette (announcer)
"Birdland", NYC, 3rd set, February 21, 1954
1. tk.7Our Delightrejected
2. tk.8If I Had YouBlue Note 45-1657, BLP 5039, BLP 1522
3. tk.9Split KickBlue Note BLP 5037, BLP 1521
4. tk.10Lou's BluesBlue Note (J) BNJ-61002, CDP 7 46520 2; Mosaic MR5-104; Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2
* Blue Note BLP 1522, BST 81522 (pseudo stereo), (J) NR-8839, (J) LNJ-70092, CDP 7 46520 2   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 2
= Mosaic MR5-104   The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings Of Clifford Brown
= Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2   Clifford Brown - The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings
* Blue Note BLP 1521, BST 81521 (pseudo stereo), (J) NR-8838, (J) LNJ-70091, CDP 7 46519 2   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 1
= Mosaic MR5-104   The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings Of Clifford Brown
= Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2   Clifford Brown - The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61002   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 3
* Blue Note BLP 5039   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 3
* Blue Note BLP 5037   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 1
* Blue Note 45-1657   Art Blakey/Clifford Brown/Lou Donaldson - Wee Dot / If I Had You

Art Blakey Quintet

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Pee Wee Marquette (announcer)
"Birdland", NYC, 4th set, February 21, 1954
tk.11Wee Dotrejected
tk.12A Night In TunisiaBlue Note BLP 5038, BLP 1521, (J) BNJ-71106
tk.13Quicksilver (alt. take)Blue Note BLP 1522
tk.14Confirmationrejected
* Blue Note BLP 1521, BST 81521 (pseudo stereo), (J) NR-8838, (J) LNJ-70091, CDP 7 46519 2   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 1
= Mosaic MR5-104   The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings Of Clifford Brown
= Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2   Clifford Brown - The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-71106   Various Artists - Soho Blue
* Blue Note BLP 1522, BST 81522 (pseudo stereo), (J) NR-8839, (J) LNJ-70092, CDP 7 46520 2   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 2
= Mosaic MR5-104   The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings Of Clifford Brown
= Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2   Clifford Brown - The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings
* Blue Note BLP 5038   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 2

Art Blakey Quintet

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Pee Wee Marquette (announcer): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, 5th set, February 21, 1954
tk.15Blues (Improvisation)Blue Note (J) NR-8838, (J) LNJ-70091, BN-LA473-J2, (J) BNJ-61002, CDP 7 46519 2; Mosaic MR5-104; Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2
tk.16The Way You Look TonightBlue Note (J) NR-8839, (J) LNJ-70092, BN-LA473-J2, (J) BNJ-61002, CDP 7 46520 2; Mosaic MR5-104; Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2
tk.17Wee DotBlue Note 45-1657, BLP 5038, BLP 1522
tk.18QuicksilverBlue Note 45-1656, BLP 5037, BLP 1521
Lullaby Of Birdland (finale)
* Blue Note BN-LA473-J2   Art Blakey - Live Messengers
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61002   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 3
* Blue Note BLP 1522, BST 81522 (pseudo stereo), (J) NR-8839, (J) LNJ-70092, CDP 7 46520 2   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 2
= Mosaic MR5-104   The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings Of Clifford Brown
= Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2   Clifford Brown - The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings
* Blue Note BLP 1521, BST 81521 (pseudo stereo), (J) NR-8838, (J) LNJ-70091, CDP 7 46519 2   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 1
= Mosaic MR5-104   The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings Of Clifford Brown
= Blue Note 7243 8 34195 2   Clifford Brown - The Complete Blue Note And Pacific Jazz Recordings
* Blue Note BLP 5038   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 5037   A Night At Birdland With Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 1
* Blue Note 45-1657   Art Blakey/Clifford Brown/Lou Donaldson - Wee Dot / If I Had You
* Blue Note 45-1656   Art Blakey/Clifford Brown - Quicksilver / Once In A While

Miles Davis Quartet

Miles Davis (trumpet) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 6, 1954
BN548-3 tk.4Take OffBlue Note BLP 5040, BLP 1502
BN549-0 tk.6Lazy SusanBlue Note 45-1649, BLP 5040, BLP 1502
BN550-0 tk.8The LeapBlue Note 45-1650, BLP 5040, BLP 1502
BN551-0 tk.9Well, You Needn'tBlue Note 45-1633, BLP 5040, BLP 1502
BN552-0 tk.10WeirdoBlue Note 45-1650, BLP 5040, BLP 1502
BN553-1 tk.12It Never Entered My MindBlue Note BLP 5040, BLP 1502, BST 89903
* Blue Note BLP 1502, BST 81502 (pseudo stereo)   Miles Davis, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BST 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 5040   Miles Davis, Vol. 3
* Blue Note 45-1649   Miles Davis - Tempus Fugit / Lazy Susan
* Blue Note 45-1650   Miles Davis - The Leap / Weirdo
* Blue Note 45-1633   Miles Davis - Well, You Needn't / Donna

Miles Davis Quartet

Miles Davis (trumpet) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
Beltone Studios, NYC, March 15, 1954
556FourPrestige 898, PREP 1360, PRLP 161, PRLP 7054, PR 7822, P 24052, P 24077
557Old Devil MoonPrestige 898, 45-376, PREP 1360, PRLP 161, PRLP 7054, PR 7352, PR 7822, P 24077
558Blue HazePrestige 893, PREP 1360, PRLP 161, PRLP 7054, PR 7822, PR 24012
* Prestige PRLP 7054; Original Jazz Classics OJC 093, OJCCD 093-2   Miles Davis - Blue Haze
* Prestige PR 7822   Miles Davis - Miles Ahead
* Prestige P 24052   Various Artists - Piano Giants
* Prestige P 24077   Miles Davis - Tune Up
* Prestige PR 7352   Miles Davis Plays For Lovers
* Prestige PR 24012   Miles Davis - Tallest Trees
* Prestige PRLP 161   Miles Davis
* Prestige PREP 1360   Miles Davis Quartet
* Prestige 45-376   Miles Davis - You Don't Know What Love Is / That Old Devil Moon
* Prestige 898   Miles Davis - Four / That Old Devil Called Love
* Prestige 893   Miles Davis - Blue Haze, Part 1&2

Art Blakey Quartet

Henry Durant (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, March 24, 1954
10397In The BasementEmArcy 16007, (J) 195J-10085, (J) EJD 3075
10398Try A Little TendernessEmArcy (J) 195J-10085, (J) EJD 3075
10399Little Girl BlueEmArcy 16007, (J) 195J-10085, (J) EJD 3075
10400On The RoofEmArcy (J) 195J-10085, (J) EJD 3075
* EmArcy (J) 195J-10085   The Complete Art Blakey On EmArcy
* EmArcy (J) EJD 3075   The Complete Art Blakey On EmArcy
* EmArcy 16007, 16007x45   Art Blakey - In The Basement / Little Girl Blue

Miles Davis Quintet

Miles Davis (trumpet) Dave Schildkraut (alto saxophone -1,3,4) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 3, 1954
1. 559SolarPrestige PRLP 185, PRLP 7076, PR 7457, P 24077
2. 560You Don't Know What Love IsPrestige 45-376, PRLP 185, PRLP 7076, PR 7352, P 24077
3. 561Love Me Or Leave MePrestige PRLP 7076, P 24077
4. 562I'll Remember AprilPrestige PRLP 185, PRLP 7054, P 24077
* Prestige PRLP 7076, PR 7608; Original Jazz Classics OJC 213, OJCCD 213-2   Miles Davis - Walkin'
* Prestige PR 7457   Miles Davis' Greatest Hits
* Prestige P 24077   Miles Davis - Tune Up
* Prestige PR 7352   Miles Davis Plays For Lovers
* Prestige PRLP 7054; Original Jazz Classics OJC 093, OJCCD 093-2   Miles Davis - Blue Haze
* Prestige PRLP 185   Miles Davis Quintet
* Prestige 45-376   Miles Davis - You Don't Know What Love Is / That Old Devil Moon

Miles Davis Sextet

Miles Davis (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 29, 1954
568Blue 'N' BoogiePrestige PREP 1358, PRLP 182, PRLP 7076, P 24077
569Walkin'Prestige 45-157, PREP 1357, PRLP 182, PRLP 7076, PR 7457, P 24077
* Prestige PRLP 7076, PR 7608; Original Jazz Classics OJC 213, OJCCD 213-2   Miles Davis - Walkin'
* Prestige P 24077   Miles Davis - Tune Up
* Prestige PR 7457   Miles Davis' Greatest Hits
* Prestige PRLP 182   Miles Davis
* Prestige PREP 1358   Miles Davis All Stars
* Prestige PREP 1357   Miles Davis
* Prestige 45-157   Miles Davis - Walkin', Part 1&2

Phil Urso - Bob Brookmeyer Quintet

Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Phil Urso (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, April 30, 1954
SPU4513ChiketaSavoy XP 8118, MG 15041, MG 12056, SJL 2236
SPU4514Wizzard Gizzard-
SPU4515Stop Watch-
SPU4516Ozzie's Ode-
* Savoy MG 12056   Phil Urso - The Philosophy Of Urso
* Savoy SJL 2236   Various Artists - Brothers And Other Mothers, Vol. 2
* Savoy MG 15041   Phil Urso - Bob Brookmeyer Quintet
* Savoy XP 8118   Phil Urso - Bob Brookmeyer Quintet

Art Farmer - Gigi Gryce Quintet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 19, 1954
574A Night At Toni'sPrestige PRLP 181, PRLP 7085, PR 24032
575Blue Concept-
576DeltitnuPrestige PRLP 181, PRLP 7085
577Stupendous-Lee-
* Prestige PRLP 7085; Original Jazz Classics OJC 072, OJCCD 072-2   Art Farmer/Gigi Gryce - When Farmer Met Gryce
* Prestige PR 24032   Art Farmer - Farmer's Market
* Prestige PRLP 181   Art Farmer Quintet

Terry Pollard Septet And Clark Terry Septet

Norma Carson, Clark Terry (trumpet) Urbie Green (trombone) Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Corky Hale (harp -1/3) Terry Pollard (vibraphone) Horace Silver (piano) Beryl Booker (piano -1/3) Tal Farlow, Mary Osborne (guitar) Oscar Pettiford (bass -1,2) Bonnie Wetzel (bass -1/3) Percy Heath (bass -3,4) Kenny Clarke (drums) Elaine Leighton (drums -1/3)
NYC, June 2, 1954
1.Cat Meets ChickMGM E 255; Verve 314 537 754-2
2.Mamblues-
3.The Man I Love-
4.Anything You Can Do (I Can Do Better)-
* Verve 314 537 754-2   Clark Terry
* MGM E 255   Clark Terry/Terry Pollard - Cats And Chicks

Art Farmer Septet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 7, 1954
582Evening In ParisPrestige 894, PRLP 7031, PR 24032
583WildwoodPrestige 891, PRLP 7031, PR 24032
584Elephant WalkPrestige 894, PRLP 7031, PR 24032
585Tia JuanaPrestige 891, PRLP 7031
* Prestige PRLP 7031; Original Jazz Classics OJC 054, OJCCD 054-2   The Art Farmer Septet
= New Jazz NJLP 8278   Art Farmer - Work Of Art
* Prestige PR 24032   Art Farmer - Farmer's Market
* Prestige 894   Art Farmer - Evening In Paris / Elephant Walk
* Prestige 891   Art Farmer - Wildwood / Tia Juana

Milt Jackson Quintet

Henry Boozier (trumpet) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 16, 1954
586Opus De FunkPrestige PREP 1356, PRLP 183, PRLP 7059, PR 7655, PR 24048
587I've Lost Your LovePrestige PREP 1365, PRLP 183, PRLP 7059, PR 7655, PR 24048
588Buhaina-
589SomaPrestige PREP 1356, PRLP 183, PRLP 7059, PR 7655, PR 24048
* Prestige PRLP 7059; Original Jazz Classics OJC 125, OJCCD 125-2   Modern Jazz Quartet - Milt Jackson Quintet - MJQ
* Prestige PR 7655   The Complete Milt Jackson With Horace Silver
* Prestige PR 24048   Milt Jackson - Opus De Funk
* Prestige PRLP 183   Milt Jackson Quintet
* Prestige PREP 1356   Milt Jackson Quintet
* Prestige PREP 1365   Milt Jackson Quintet

Miles Davis Quintet

Miles Davis (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 29, 1954
590AireginPrestige PRLP 187, PRLP 7109, PR 7847, PR 24012
591Oleo-
592-1But Not For MePrestige 915, PRLP 187, PRLP 7109, PR 7847, PR 24012
592-2But Not For Me (alt. take)Prestige PRLP 7109, PR 7847, P 24077
593DoxyPrestige PRLP 187, PRLP 7109, PR 7847, PR 24012
* Prestige PRLP 7109; Original Jazz Classics OJC 245, OJCCD 245-2   Miles Davis - Bags' Groove
= Prestige PRLP 16-3   Miles Davis And The Modern Jazz Giants
* Prestige PR 7847   Miles Davis - Oleo
* Prestige PR 24012   Miles Davis - Tallest Trees
* Prestige P 24077   Miles Davis - Tune Up
* Prestige PRLP 187   Miles Davis Quintet
* Prestige 915   Miles Davis - But Not For Me / ???

Horace Silver And The Jazz Messengers

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 13, 1954
tk.3Room 608Blue Note 45-1631, BLP 5058, BLP 1518
tk.6Creepin' In-
tk.8Doodlin'Blue Note 45-1630, BLP 5058, BLP 1518, BST 84325
tk.10Stop TimeBlue Note BLP 5058, BLP 1518
* Blue Note BLP 1518, BST 81518 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46140 2   Horace Silver And The Jazz Messengers
* Blue Note BST 84325   The Best Of Horace Silver
* Blue Note BLP 5058   Horace Silver Quintet, Vol. 1
* Blue Note 45-1631   Horace Silver - Room 608 / Creepin' In
* Blue Note 45-1630, (J) NP-2018   Horace Silver - The Preacher / Doodlin'

1955

Clark Terry Septet

Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Art Blakey (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger)
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January 3, 1955
11094Double PlayEmArcy MG 36007, EP 1-6108
11095Slow Boat-
11096SwahiliEmArcy MG 36007, EP 1-6106, DEM 2
11097Co-OpEmArcy MG 36007, EP 1-6107
* EmArcy MG 36007; Verve 314 537 754-2; Universal (J) UCCM 9104   Clark Terry
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10107   Clark Terry + 5
* EmArcy DEM 2   Various Artists - Jazz Of Two Decades
* EmArcy EP 1-6108   Clark Terry In The P.M.
* EmArcy EP 1-6106   Clark Terry Plays Swahili And Kitten
* EmArcy EP 1-6107   Clark Terry In The A.M.

Clark Terry Septet

Clark Terry (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Oscar Pettiford (bass, cello) Art Blakey (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger): same personnel
Fine Sound Studios, NYC, January 4, 1955
11098The CountessEmArcy MG 36007, EP 1-6107
11099ChucklesEmArcy MG 36007, EP 1-6108
11100TumaEmArcy MG 36007, EP 1-6107
11101KittenEmArcy MG 36007, EP 1-6106
* EmArcy MG 36007; Verve 314 537 754-2; Universal (J) UCCM 9104   Clark Terry
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10107   Clark Terry + 5
* EmArcy EP 1-6107   Clark Terry In The A.M.
* EmArcy EP 1-6108   Clark Terry In The P.M.
* EmArcy EP 1-6106   Clark Terry Plays Swahili And Kitten

Kenny Dorham Sextet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 30, 1955
tk.2Venetia's DanceBlue Note BLP 1535
tk.6K.D.'s Motion-
tk.9K.D.'s Cab Ride (Echo Of Spring)Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10, CDP 7 46815 2, (J) TOCJ-1601
tk.12The VillaBlue Note BLP 1535
* Blue Note BLP 1535, CDP 7 46815 2   Kenny Dorham - Afro-Cuban
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61008/10   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 1500 Series
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1601   Various Artists - Blue Trails: The Rare Tracks

Horace Silver And The Jazz Messengers

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 6, 1955
tk.3HippyBlue Note BLP 5062, BLP 1518
tk.5To Whom It May Concern-
tk.9Hankerin'-
tk.13The PreacherBlue Note 45-1630, BLP 5062, BLP 1518, BST 84325
* Blue Note BLP 1518, BST 81518 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46140 2   Horace Silver And The Jazz Messengers
* Blue Note BST 84325   The Best Of Horace Silver
* Blue Note BLP 5062   Horace Silver Quintet, Vol. 2
* Blue Note 45-1630, (J) NP-2018   Horace Silver - The Preacher / Doodlin'

Hank Mobley Quartet

Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 27, 1955
tk.2Walkin' The Fence (alt. take)Blue Note (J) CJ28-5128; Mosaic MQ10-181
tk.3Walkin' The FenceBlue Note BLP 5066; Mosaic MQ10-181
tk.5Avila And Tequila-
tk.6Hank's Pranks (alt. take)Blue Note (J) CJ28-5128; Mosaic MQ10-181
tk.8Hank's PranksBlue Note BLP 5066; Mosaic MQ10-181
tk.10Just Coolin'-
tk.12My Sin-
tk.14Love For Sale-
* Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181   The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions
* Blue Note BLP 5066, (J) CJ28-5128   Hank Mobley Quartet
= Blue Note (J) K18P-9276   George Wallington And His Band/Hank Mobley Quartet

Kenny Dorham Nonet

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Carlos "Patato" Valdes (congas) Richie Goldberg (cowbell -1,2,4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 29, 1955
1. tk.2Minor's Holiday (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 46815 2
2. tk.3Minor's HolidayBlue Note BLP 5065, BLP 1535
3. tk.5Basheer's Dream-
4. tk.7AfrodisiaBlue Note BLP 5065, BLP 1535, (J) BNJ-71106
5. tk.8Lotus FlowerBlue Note BLP 5065, BLP 1535
* Blue Note BLP 1535, CDP 7 46815 2   Kenny Dorham - Afro-Cuban
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-71106   Various Artists - Soho Blue
* Blue Note BLP 5065   Kenny Dorham - Afro-Cuban

Milt Jackson Quartet

Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 20, 1955
735Wonder WhyPrestige PRLP 7003, PR 7655, PR 24048
736I Should Care-
737My Funny Valentine-
738StonewallPrestige 45-102, PRLP 7003, PR 7655, PR 24048
739MoonrayPrestige PRLP 7003, PR 7655, PR 24048
740The Nearness Of You-
* Prestige PRLP 7003; Original Jazz Classics OJC 001, OJCCD 001-2; Prestige PRLP 16-1   Milt Jackson Quartet
= Prestige PRLP 7224   Milt Jackson - Soul Pioneers
* Prestige PR 7655   The Complete Milt Jackson With Horace Silver
* Prestige PR 24048   Milt Jackson - Opus De Funk
* Prestige 45-102   Milt Jackson - Stonewall, Part 1&2

J.J. Johnson Quintet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 6, 1955
tk.2Pennies From Heaven (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 81506 2
tk.3Pennies From HeavenBlue Note 45-1632, BLP 5070, BLP 1506
tk.6ViscosityBlue Note BLP 5070, BLP 1506
tk.7Viscosity (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 81506 2
tk.9You're Mine, YouBlue Note BLP 5070, BLP 1506
tk.11Daylie Double-
tk.15Groovin'Blue Note 45-1632, BLP 5070, BLP 1506
tk.16Portrait Of JennieBlue Note BLP 5070, BLP 1506
tk.18Daylie Double (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 81506 2
* Blue Note BLP 1506, BST 81506 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 81506 2   The Eminent Jay Jay Johnson, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 5070   The Eminent Jay Jay Johnson, Vol. 3
* Blue Note 45-1632   Jay Jay Johnson - Pennies From Heaven / Groovin'

Kenny Clarke Septet

Nat Adderley (cornet -1/4,6/11) Donald Byrd (trumpet -1/4,6/9) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Jerome Richardson (tenor saxophone, flute -1/3,6/11) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, June 28, 1955
1. SKC6981With Apologies To OscarSavoy MG 12017, SJL 2206
2. -With Apologies To Oscar (alt. take 1)Savoy SJL 1195
3. -With Apologies To Oscar (alt. take 2)-
4. SKC6982Hear Me Takin' To YaSavoy 4514, MG 12017, MG 12125, SJL 2206
5. SKC6983Willow Weep For MeSavoy MG 12017, SJL 2206
6. SKC6984Bohemia After DarkSavoy 4514, MG 12017, MG 12126, SJL 2206
7. -Bohemia After Dark (alt. take)Savoy SJL 1195
8. SKC6985ChasmSavoy MG 12017, SJL 2206
9. -Chasm (alt. take)Savoy SJL 1195
10. SKC6986Late EntrySavoy MG 12017, SJL 2206
11. -Late Entry (alt. take)Savoy SJL 1195
* Savoy MG 12017   Kenny Clarke - Bohemia After Dark
* Savoy SJL 2206   Cannonball Adderley - Spontaneous Combustion
* Savoy SJL 1195   Cannonball Adderley - Discoveries
* Savoy MG 12125   Various Artists - The Many Faces Of Blues
* Savoy MG 12126   Various Artists - The Jazz Hour
* Savoy 4514   Kenny Clarke - Hear Me Takin' To Ya / Bohemia After Dark

Nat Adderley Quintet

Nat Adderley (cornet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
NYC, September 6, 1955
W201Fort LauderdaleWing MGW 60000
W202Sun DanceWing MGW 60000; EmArcy MG 36085
W203Friday NiteWing MGW 60000
W204Blues For Bohemia-
W205Watermelon-
W206Little Joanie WalksWing MGW 60000; EmArcy MG 36085
W207Two BrothersWing MGW 60000
W208I Should Care-
W209Crazy Baby-
W210New Arrivals-
* Wing MGW 60000; EmArcy MG 36091; Verve 314 543 828-2   Introducing Nat Adderley
* EmArcy MG 36085   Various Artists - The Young Ones Of Jazz

Gigi Gryce's Orchestra

Art Farmer (trumpet) Eddie Bert (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Ernestine Anderson (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 22, 1955
118Social CallSignal S 1201
119(You'll Always Be) The One I Love-
Art Farmer (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Gunther Schuller (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
120Smoke Signal-
121In Meditatiing MoodSignal S 1201; Metronome (Swd) MEP 435
122Speculation-
123Kerry Dance-
* Signal S 1201   Gigi Gryce Quartet And Orchestra
= Savoy MG 12137   Gigi Gryce - Nica's Tempo
= Savoy SJL 2231   Gigi Gryce/Duke Jordan/Hall Overton - Signals
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 435   Gigi Gryce - Speculation

The Jazz Messengers

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, 1st set, November 23, 1955
tk.1Bluesrejected
tk.2Like Someone In LoveBlue Note BLP 1508
tk.3Deciphering The Messagerejected
tk.4I Waited For YouBlue Note BLP 1508
tk.5Minor's HolidayBlue Note BLP 1507
* Blue Note BLP 1508, BST 81508 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46522 2   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BLP 1507, BST 81507 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46521 2   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 1

The Jazz Messengers

Kenny Dorham (trumpet -1/3,6) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone -1,2,5,6) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, 2nd set, November 23, 1955
1. tk.6Soft WindsBlue Note 45-1693, BLP 1507
2. tk.7Avila And TequilaBlue Note 45-1695, BLP 1508
3. tk.8YesterdaysBlue Note BLP 1508
4. tk.9What's NewBlue Note (J) DY-5805-01, CDP 7 46521 2
5. tk.10Alone TogetherBlue Note BLP 1507
6. tk.11Deciphering The Message / The ThemeBlue Note (J) DY-5805-01, CDP 7 46521 2
* Blue Note BLP 1507, BST 81507 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46521 2   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BLP 1508, BST 81508 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46522 2   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 2
* Blue Note (J) DY-5805-01, (J) BNJ-61007   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 3
= Blue Note (J) GXF-3074   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 3 (not released)
* Blue Note 45-1693   The Jazz Messengers - Soft Winds, Part 1&2
* Blue Note 45-1695   The Jazz Messengers - Avila And Tequila, Part 1&2

The Jazz Messengers

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, 3rd set, November 23, 1955
tk.12Prince AlbertBlue Note BLP 1507
tk.13Just One Of Those ThingsBlue Note (J) DY-5805-01, CDP 7 46522 2
tk.14Gone With The Wind-
* Blue Note BLP 1507, BST 81507 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46521 2   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 1
* Blue Note (J) DY-5805-01, (J) BNJ-61007   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 3
= Blue Note (J) GXF-3074   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 3 (not released)
* Blue Note CDP 7 46522 2   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 2

The Jazz Messengers

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Cafe Bohemia", NYC, 4th set, November 23, 1955
tk.15Sportin' CrowdBlue Note BLP 1508
tk.16Prince Albertrejected
tk.17Hank's SymphonyBlue Note (J) DY-5805-01, CDP 7 46522 2
tk.18Lady BirdBlue Note (J) DY-5805-01, CDP 7 46521 2
tk.19The ThemeBlue Note BLP 1507
The Theme (incomplete)Blue Note BLP 1508
* Blue Note BLP 1508, BST 81508 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46522 2   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 2
* Blue Note (J) DY-5805-01, (J) BNJ-61007   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 3
= Blue Note (J) GXF-3074   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 3 (not released)
* Blue Note BLP 1507, BST 81507 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46521 2   The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 1

Donald Byrd Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Joe Gordon (trumpet -1,2,4,6) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone -1,3/5) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA, December 2, 1955
1.Doug's BluesTransition TRLP J-4
2.El Sinoa-
3.Everything Happens To Me-
4.Hank's Tune-
5.Hank's Other Tune (Late Show)-
6.Crazy RhythmTransition TRLP 30
* Transition TRLP J-4; Esquire (E) 32-013; Transition (J) LNJ-70104, (J) GXF-3123   Donald Byrd - Byrd's Eye View
* Transition TRLP 30, (J) GXF-3126   Various Artists - Jazz In Transition

1956

Kenny Clarke Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) John LaPorta (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 30, 1956
69134BudoSavoy MG 12064, SJL 2247
69135I Married An Angel-
69136The Jazz Message (Freedom For All)-
* Savoy MG 12064   The Jazz Message Of Hank Mobley
* Savoy SJL 2247   Various Artists - The Modern Jazz Piano Album

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, April 5, 1956
CO55744It's You Or No OneColumbia CL 897
CO55745The End Of A Love Affair-
CO55746Nica's Dream-
CO55747Infra-Rae-
CO55748Carol's Interlude-
Late ShowColumbia FC 38036
Ill Wind-
* Columbia CL 897   The Jazz Messengers
* Columbia FC 38036   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Originally

Rita Reys With Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Rita Reys (vocals)
NYC, May 3, 1956
CO56022Taking A Chance On LovePhilips (Du) P 17633 H, (F) 422.349 BE, (Du) B 08006 L
CO56023That Old Black MagicPhilips (Du) 422 259 PE, (F) 422.349 BE, (Du) B 08006 L, (E) BBR 8120
CO56024You'd Be So Nice To Come Home ToPhilips (Du) P 17633 H, (F) 422.349 BE, (Du) B 08006 L, (E) BBR 8120, (Du) 6678 018
CO56025I Cried For YouPhilips (Du) 422 259 PE, (F) 422.349 BE, (Du) B 08006 L, (E) BBR 8120
* Philips (Du) B 08006 L   The Cool Voice Of Rita Reys With The Jazz Messengers And The Wessel Ilcken Combo
= Columbia CL 903   The Cool Voice Of Rita Reys
* Philips (Du) 6678 018   The Rita Reys Collection
* Philips (E) BBR 8120   The Cool Voice Of Rita Reys
* Philips (F) 422.349 BE   Rita Reys Avec Les Jazz Messengers
* Philips (Du) 422 259 PE   Rita Reys With The Jazz Messengers
* Philips (Du) P 17633 H   Rita Reys - Taking A Chance On Love / You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, May 4, 1956
CO56026EcarohColumbia CL 897
CO56027Hank's Symphony-
Weird-OColumbia FC 38036
Carol's Interlude (alt. take)-
* Columbia CL 897   The Jazz Messengers
* Columbia FC 38036   Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Originally

Horace Silver Quintet

Joe Gordon (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, July 2, 1956
CO56459To Beat Or No To BeatEpic LN 3326
CO56460Shoutin' Out-
CO56461How Long Has This Been Going On-
* Epic LN 3326   Horace Silver - Silver's Blue

Horace Silver Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, July 17, 1956
CO56824I'll KnowEpic LN 3326
CO56825Silver's Blue-
* Epic LN 3326   Horace Silver - Silver's Blue

Horace Silver Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same personnel
NYC, July 18, 1956
CO56826The Night Has A Thousand EyesEpic LN 3326
CO56827Hank's Tune-
* Epic LN 3326   Horace Silver - Silver's Blue

Paul Chambers Sextet

Donald Byrd (trumpet -1,2,5/7) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone -1,2,5,6) Horace Silver (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar -1,2,4/7) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 21, 1956
1. tk.3We SixBlue Note BLP 1534, BN-LA451-H2
2. tk.5Omicron-
3. tk.6Tale Of The FingersBlue Note BLP 1534
4. tk.8Whims Of Chambers-
5. tk.9NitaBlue Note BLP 1534, BN-LA451-H2
6. tk.11Just For The Love-
7. tk.13Dear AnnBlue Note BLP 1534
* Blue Note BLP 1534, BST 81534 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 89872 2   Paul Chambers - Whims Of Chambers
* Blue Note BN-LA451-H2   Paul Chambers/John Coltrane - High Step

J.R. Monterose Quintet

Ira Sullivan (trumpet) J.R. Monterose (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 21, 1956
tk.2Wee-Jay (alt. take)Blue Note 7243 8 29102 2, (J) TOCJ-1601
tk.3Wee-JayBlue Note BLP 1536
tk.7Mark V-
tk.9The Third-
tk.10Bobbie Pin-
tk.12Ka-Link-
tk.15Beauteous-
* Blue Note BLP 1536, B1-29102, 7243 8 29102 2   J.R. Monterose
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1601   Various Artists - Blue Trails: The Rare Tracks

Lee Morgan Quintet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Clarence Sharpe (alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 4, 1956
tk.3Gaza StripBlue Note 45-1661, BLP 1538
tk.4Reggie Of Chester-
tk.6Little TBlue Note BLP 1538
tk.7Little T (alt. take)Mosaic MR6-162
tk.9Stand ByBlue Note BLP 1538
tk.11Roccus-
tk.14The Lady-
* Blue Note BLP 1538   Lee Morgan Indeed!
= Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162   The Complete Blue Note Lee Morgan Fifties Sessions
* Blue Note 45-1661   Lee Morgan - Gaza Strip / Reggie Of Chester

Horace Silver Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet -1,2,4/7) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone -1,2,4/7) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 10, 1956
1. tk.3EnchantmentBlue Note 45-1654, BLP 1539
2. tk.7VirgoBlue Note BLP 1539
3. tk.10ShirlBlue Note BLP 1539, BN-LA474-H2
4. tk.11Senor Blues (alt. take) (45 rpm version)Blue Note 45-1655, BN-LA945-H, (J) BNJ-61005, (J) NP-2006, (J) TOCJ-1601
5. tk.12Senor BluesBlue Note BLP 1539, BST 89903, BST 84325, BST2 84433
6. tk.14CamouflageBlue Note 45-1654, BLP 1539
7. tk.15Cool EyesBlue Note 45-1655, BLP 1539
8. tk.18For Heaven's SakeBlue Note BLP 1539, BN-LA474-H2
* Blue Note BLP 1539, BST 81539 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 81539 2   Horace Silver - 6 Pieces Of Silver
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides
* Blue Note BN-LA945-H   Horace Silver - Sterling Silver
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61005   Horace Silver Rare Tracks - Senor Blues
* Blue Note BST 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1949-1959
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BST 84325   The Best Of Horace Silver
* Blue Note BST2 84433   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 2
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1601   Various Artists - Blue Trails: The Rare Tracks
* Blue Note 45-1654   Horace Silver - Enchantment / Camouflage
* Blue Note 45-1655   Horace Silver - Senor Blues / Cool Eyes
* Blue Note (J) NP-2006   Horace Silver - Blowin' The Blues Away / Senor Blues

Hank Mobley Sextet

Donald Byrd, Lee Morgan (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 25, 1956
tk.2Double WhammyBlue Note BLP 1540
tk.3Barrel Of Funk-
tk.4Barrel Of Funk (alt. take)Mosaic MQ10-181
tk.6Mobleymania (B For B.B.)Blue Note BLP 1540
tk.7Touch And Go-
* Blue Note BLP 1540   Hank Mobley With Donald Byrd And Lee Morgan
= Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181   The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions

Lee Morgan Sextet

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Kenny Rodgers (alto saxophone) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 2, 1956
tk.2Latin HangoverBlue Note BLP 1541
tk.5Whisper Not-
tk.8His Sister-
tk.9D's Fink-
tk.11Slightly Hep-
tk.13Where Am I-
* Blue Note BLP 1541, BST 81541 (pseudo stereo)   Lee Morgan, Vol. 2
= Mosaic MR6-162, MD4-162   The Complete Blue Note Lee Morgan Fifties Sessions

1957

Milt Jackson Sextet

Joe Newman (trumpet) Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Horace Silver (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, January 5, 1957
2435Ignunt OilAtlantic LP 1269
2436Blues At TwilightAtlantic LP 1269, LP 1337
2437SermonetteAtlantic LP 1269
2438The Spirit-FeelAtlantic LP 1269, SD 2-316
* Atlantic LP 1269, SD 1269, SD 8811   Milt Jackson - Plenty, Plenty Soul
* Atlantic LP 1337   Various Artists - The Blues In Modern Jazz
* Atlantic SD 2-316   Various Artists - The Jazz Years-25th Anniversary

Milt Jackson Nonet

Joe Newman (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Cannonball Adderley as Ronnie Peters (alto saxophone) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone) Sahib Shihab (baritone saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Quincy Jones (arranger)
NYC, January 7, 1957
2439Plenty, Plenty SoulAtlantic LP 1269, SD 2-319
2440Boogity BoogityAtlantic LP 1269
2441Heartstrings-
2442Bags' Grooveunissued
4916Plenty, Plenty Soul, Part 1-
4917Plenty, Plenty Soul, Part 2-
* Atlantic LP 1269, SD 1269, SD 8811   Milt Jackson - Plenty, Plenty Soul
* Atlantic SD 2-319   The Art Of Milt Jackson - The Atlantic Years

Hank Mobley Quintet

Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 13, 1957
tk.2ReunionBlue Note 45-1671, BLP 1544, BN-LA590-H2
tk.3Lower Stratosphere-
tk.4Don't WalkBlue Note BLP 1544, BN-LA590-H2
tk.6Ultramarine-
tk.7Mobley's Musings-
* Blue Note BLP 1544, BST 81544 (pseudo stereo)   Hank Mobley And His All Stars
= Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181   The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions
* Blue Note BN-LA590-H2   Milt Jackson - All Star Bags
* Blue Note 45-1671   Hank Mobley - Lower Stratosphere / Reunion

Kenny Burrell Quintet

Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Doug Watkins (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 10, 1957
Felicityrejected
tk.3Nica's DreamBlue Note (J) GXF-3052
tk.6D.B. BluesBlue Note 45-1674, (J) GXF-3052
tk.7K.B. Blues (alt. take)Blue Note (J) GXF-3052
tk.8K.B. BluesBlue Note 45-1674, (J) GXF-3052
tk.9Out For BloodBlue Note (J) GXF-3052
* Blue Note (J) GXF-3052, (J) GXK-8154   Kenny Burrell - K.B. Blues
* Blue Note 45-1674   Kenny Burrell - D.B. Blues / K.B. Blues

Cliff Jordan - John Gilmore Quintet

John Gilmore, Clifford Jordan (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 3, 1957
tk.2Evil EyeBlue Note BLP 1549
tk.3Status Quo-
tk.5Let It StandBlue Note 7243 8 28977 2
tk.7Bo-TillBlue Note BLP 1549
tk.9Everywhere-
tk.12Blue Lights-
tk.13Billie's Bounce-
* Blue Note BLP 1549, B1-28977, 7243 8 28977 2   Cliff Jordan/John Gilmore - Blowing In From Chicago
= Blue Note BN-LA521-H2   Johnny Griffin/John Coltrane/Hank Mobley - Blowin' Sessions

Hank Mobley Quintet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 8, 1957
tk.1Wham And They're OffBlue Note BLP 1550
tk.4Wham And They're Off (alt. take)Blue Note (Du) 1A158-83385/8, (J) BNJ-61005, CDP 7 46816 2; Mosaic MQ10-181
tk.5Funk In Deep Freeze (alt. take)Blue Note CDP 7 46816 2; Mosaic MQ10-181
tk.6Funk In Deep FreezeBlue Note 45-1675, BLP 1550
tk.7Startin' From ScratchBlue Note BLP 1550
tk.8StellawiseBlue Note 45-1684, BLP 1550
tk.9Bass On Balls-
tk.10Fin De L'affaire (End Of The Affair)Blue Note 45-1675, BLP 1550
* Blue Note BLP 1550, CDP 7 46816 2   Hank Mobley Quintet
= Mosaic MQ10-181, MD6-181   The Complete Blue Note Hank Mobley Fifties Sessions
* Blue Note (Du) 1A158-83385/8   Various Artists - 40 Years Of Jazz: History Of Blue Note, Box 2
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61005   Horace Silver Rare Tracks - Senor Blues
* Blue Note 45-1675   Hank Mobley - Funk In Deep Freeze / End Of The Affair
* Blue Note 45-1684   Hank Mobley - Bass On Balls / Stellawise

Sonny Rollins Quintet/Sextet

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Thelonious Monk (piano -5) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 14, 1957
1. tk.1Why Don't IBlue Note 45-1687, BLP 1558, BN-LA401-H2
2. tk.4Wail MarchBlue Note BLP 1558
3. tk.7Poor ButterflyBlue Note BLP 1558, BN-LA401-H2
4. tk.11You Stepped Out Of A DreamBlue Note 45-1687, BLP 1558, BN-LA401-H2
5. tk.12MisteriosoBlue Note BLP 1558, BN-LA401-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
* Blue Note BLP 1558, BST 81558 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46818 2, CDP 7 81558 2, B1-ST 81558   Sonny Rollins, Vol. 2
* Blue Note BN-LA401-H2   Sonny Rollins Best Album
* Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk
* Blue Note 45-1687   Sonny Rollins - You Stepped Out Of A Dream / Why Don't I

Horace Silver Quintet

Art Farmer (trumpet) Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Teddy Kotick (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 8, 1957
tk.2MetamorphosisBlue Note BLP 1562
tk.4No Smokin'Blue Note 45-1673, BLP 1562
tk.7The Back BeatBlue Note 45-1672, BLP 1562
tk.10SoulvilleBlue Note 45-1673, BLP 1562
tk.14My One And Only LoveBlue Note BLP 1562
tk.17Home Cookin'Blue Note 45-1672, BLP 1562, BN-LA402-H2
* Blue Note BLP 1562, BST 81562   Horace Silver - The Stylings Of Silver
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album
* Blue Note 45-1673   Horace Silver - Soulville / No Smokin'
* Blue Note 45-1672   Horace Silver - Home Cookin' / The Back Beat

1958 (age 30)

Horace Silver Quintet

Art Farmer (trumpet -1,3/6) Clifford Jordan (tenor saxophone -1,3/6) Horace Silver (piano) Teddy Kotick (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 13, 1958
1. tk.3The OutlawBlue Note 45-1705, BLP 1589
2. tk.9Melancholy MoodBlue Note BLP 1589, BN-LA474-H2
3. tk.10MoonraysBlue Note BLP 1589
4. tk.12Ill Wind-
5. tk.16Pyramid-
6. tk.21SafariBlue Note 45-1705, BLP 1589
* Blue Note BLP 1589, BST 81589   Horace Silver - Further Explorations
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides
* Blue Note 45-1705   Horace Silver - Safari / The Outlaw

Bill Henderson With Horace Silver Quintet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Bill Henderson (vocals -2)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 15, 1958
1. tk.9Tippin'Blue Note 45-1710, BN-LA945-H, (J) BNJ-61005
2. tk.11Senor Blues (vocal version)-
* Blue Note BN-LA945-H   Horace Silver - Sterling Silver
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61005   Horace Silver Rare Tracks - Senor Blues
* Blue Note 45-1710   Bill Henderson/Horace Silver - Senor Blues / Tippin'

Horace Silver Quintet

Louis Smith (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Eugene Taylor (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 6, 1958
Tippin'Phontastic (Swd) PHONT NCD 8813
* Phontastic (Swd) PHONT NCD 8813   Various Artists - Newport Jazz Festival 1958, Vol. I: Mostly Miles

1959

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -1,2,4,5,7,8) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone -1,2,4,5,7,8) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 31, 1959
1. tk.11Cookin' At The ContinentalBlue Note 45-1741, BLP 4008, BN-LA402-H2
2. tk.24Mellow DBlue Note 45-1742, BLP 4008
3. tk.29You Happened My WayBlue Note BLP 4008
4. tk.30Swinging The SambaBlue Note 45-1742, BLP 4008
5. tk.32Finger Poppin'Blue Note 45-1740, BLP 4008
6. tk.34Sweet StuffBlue Note BLP 4008, BN-LA474-H2
7. tk.37Come On HomeBlue Note 45-1740, BLP 4008
8. tk.39Juicy LucyBlue Note 45-1741, BLP 4008
* Blue Note BLP 4008, BST 84008, CDP 7 84008 2   Horace Silver - Finger Poppin'
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides
* Blue Note 45-1741   Horace Silver - Juicy Lucy / Cookin' At The Continental
* Blue Note 45-1742   Horace Silver - Swinging The Samba / Mellow D
* Blue Note 45-1740   Horace Silver - Come On Home / Finger Poppin'

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 29, 1959
tk.3Blowin' The Blues AwayBlue Note 45-1751, BLP 4017, (J) NP-2006, (J) NP-9020C
Break Cityrejected
Peace-
tk.18The Baghdad BluesBlue Note 45-1751, BLP 4017
Sister Sadierejected
* Blue Note BLP 4017, BST 84017, CDP 7 46526 2   Horace Silver - Blowin' The Blues Away
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note 45-1751   Horace Silver - Blowin' The Blues Away / The Baghdad Blues
* Blue Note (J) NP-2006   Horace Silver - Blowin' The Blues Away / Senor Blues

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Louis Hayes (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 30, 1959
tk.2Sister SadieBlue Note 45-1750, BLP 4017, BST 84325, (J) NP-9020C
Repetitionrejected
tk.8PeaceBlue Note BLP 4017, BN-LA402-H2
tk.11How Did It HappenBlue Note BN-LA945-H, CDP 7 46526 2, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.14Break CityBlue Note 45-1750, BLP 4017
* Blue Note BLP 4017, BST 84017, CDP 7 46526 2   Horace Silver - Blowin' The Blues Away
* Blue Note BST 84325   The Best Of Horace Silver
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album
* Blue Note BN-LA945-H   Horace Silver - Sterling Silver
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1750, (J) NP-2005   Horace Silver - Sister Sadie / Break City

Horace Silver Trio

Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 13, 1959
tk.7Melancholy Mood (new version)Blue Note BLP 4017, BN-LA474-H2
tk.8The St. Vitus Dance-
* Blue Note BLP 4017, BST 84017, CDP 7 46526 2   Horace Silver - Blowin' The Blues Away
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides

1960

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 8, 1960
Me And My Babyrejected
tk.10Where You AtBlue Note 45-1785, BLP 4042
tk.14Strollin'Blue Note 45-1784, BLP 4042, BN-LA402-H2
Nica's Dreamrejected
tk.22Without YouBlue Note BLP 4042
* Blue Note BLP 4042, BST 84042, CDP 7 84042 2   Horace Silver - Horace-Scope
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album
* Blue Note 45-1785   Horace Silver - Me And My Baby / Where You At
* Blue Note 45-1784   Horace Silver - Strollin' / Nica's Dream

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 9, 1960
tk.23Nica's DreamBlue Note 45-1784, BLP 4042, BN-LA402-H2
tk.31Horace-ScopeBlue Note BLP 4042
tk.34Yeah!-
tk.38Me And My BabyBlue Note 45-1785, BLP 4042
* Blue Note BLP 4042, BST 84042, CDP 7 84042 2   Horace Silver - Horace-Scope
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album
* Blue Note 45-1784   Horace Silver - Strollin' / Nica's Dream
* Blue Note 45-1785   Horace Silver - Me And My Baby / Where You At

1961

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
"Village Gate", NYC, May 19, 1961
tk.1The Gringorejected
tk.2Kiss Me Right-
tk.3Doin' The ThingBlue Note 45-1818, BLP 4076
tk.4Filthy McNastyBlue Note 45-1817, BLP 4076, BST 84325
Cool Eyes (theme)Blue Note BLP 4076
tk.5Senor Bluesrejected
tk.6It Ain't S'posed To Be Like ThatBlue Note BN-LA945-H, (J) TOCJ-5941/44
tk.7The Gringorejected
tk.8Kiss Me Right-
tk.9Filthy McNasty-
tk.10Doin' The Thing-
Cool Eyes (theme)-
tk.11It Ain't S'posed To Be Like That-
tk.12The Gringo-
tk.13Kiss Me Right-
tk.14It Ain't S'posed To Be Like That-
tk.15Filthy McNasty-
Cool Eyes (theme)-
* Blue Note BLP 4076, BST 84076, CDP 7 84076 2   Horace Silver - Doin' The Thing
* Blue Note BST 84325   The Best Of Horace Silver
* Blue Note BN-LA945-H   Horace Silver - Sterling Silver
* Blue Note (J) TOCJ-5941/44   Various Artists - The Other Side Of Blue Note 4000 Series
* Blue Note 45-1818   Horace Silver - Doin' The Thing, Part 1&2
* Blue Note 45-1817   Horace Silver - Filthy McNasty, Part 1&2

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums): same personnel
"Village Gate", NYC, May 20, 1961
Cool Eyes (alt. full version)Blue Note BN-LA945-H
tk.16It Ain't S'posed To Be Like Thatrejected
tk.17The GringoBlue Note BLP 4076
tk.18Filthy McNastyrejected
tk.19It Ain't S'posed To Be Like That-
tk.20Doin' The Thing-
tk.21Kiss Me RightBlue Note BLP 4076
tk.22The Gringorejected
tk.23Filthy McNasty-
tk.24Doin' The Thing-
tk.25It Ain't S'posed To Be Like That-
tk.26The Gringo-
tk.27Filthy McNasty-
Cool Eyes (theme)-
* Blue Note BN-LA945-H   Horace Silver - Sterling Silver
* Blue Note BLP 4076, BST 84076, CDP 7 84076 2   Horace Silver - Doin' The Thing

1962

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) John Harris Jr. (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 13, 1962
tk.3The Tokyo BluesBlue Note 45-1871, BLP 4110, BST 84325, (J) BNJ-71106
Ah! Sorejected
tk.9Sayonara BluesBlue Note 45-1872, BLP 4110
Too Much Sakerejected
* Blue Note BLP 4110, BST 84110   Horace Silver - The Tokyo Blues
* Blue Note BST 84325   The Best Of Horace Silver
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-71106   Various Artists - Soho Blue
* Blue Note 45-1871   Horace Silver - The Tokyo Blues, Part 1&2
* Blue Note 45-1872   Horace Silver - Sayonara Blues, Part 1&2

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -1,3) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone -1,3) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) John Harris Jr. (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 14, 1962
1. tk.20Ah! SoBlue Note BLP 4110
2. tk.21Cherry BlossomBlue Note BLP 4110, BN-LA474-H2
3. tk.24Too Much SakeBlue Note 45-1873, BLP 4110
* Blue Note BLP 4110, BST 84110   Horace Silver - The Tokyo Blues
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides
* Blue Note 45-1873   Horace Silver - Too Much Sake, Part 1&2

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, October 6, 1962
Introductions By Norman Granz And Horace SilverPablo PACD 5316-2
Where You At-
The Tokyo Blues-
Filthy McNasty-
Sayonara Blues-
Doin' The Thing-
* Pablo PACD 5316-2   Horace Silver - Paris Blues

1963

Horace Silver Tentet

Kenny Dorham, Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Junior Cook, Jimmy Heath (tenor saxophone) Charles Davis (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 11, 1963
Silver's SerenadeBlue Note rejected
Sweet Sweetie Dee-
Nineteen Bars-
Next Time I Fall In Love-

Horace Silver Tentet

Kenny Dorham, Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Grachan Moncur III (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Junior Cook, Jimmy Heath (tenor saxophone) Charles Davis (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 12, 1963
The Dragon LadyBlue Note rejected
Let's Go To The Nitty Gritty-
Nineteen Bars-

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 7, 1963
Sweet Sweetie Deerejected
tk.7Silver's SerenadeBlue Note 45-1902, BLP 4131, BN-LA402-H2
tk.10Nineteen BarsBlue Note BLP 4131
* Blue Note BLP 4131, BST 84131   Horace Silver - Silver's Serenade
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album
* Blue Note 45-1902   Horace Silver - Silver's Serenade / Let's Go To The Nitty Gritty

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 8, 1963
tk.16Let's Go To The Nitty GrittyBlue Note 45-1902, BLP 4131
tk.21The Dragon LadyBlue Note 45-1903, BLP 4131
tk.25Sweet Sweetie Dee-
* Blue Note BLP 4131, BST 84131   Horace Silver - Silver's Serenade
* Blue Note 45-1902   Horace Silver - Silver's Serenade / Let's Go To The Nitty Gritty
* Blue Note 45-1903   Horace Silver - Sweet Sweetie Dee / The Dragon Lady

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet -1,3) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone -1,3) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 31, 1963
1. tk.1Calcutta CutieBlue Note BLP 4185
2. tk.5Lonely WomanBlue Note BLP 4185, BN-LA474-H2
3. tk.14Sanctimonious SamBlue Note BN-LA945-H, CDP 7 84185 2
4. tk.17Que Pasa-
* Blue Note BLP 4185, BST 84185, CDP 7 84185 2, B1-ST 46548   Horace Silver - Song For My Father
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides
* Blue Note BN-LA945-H   Horace Silver - Sterling Silver

1964

Horace Silver Quintet

Blue Mitchell (trumpet) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Gene Taylor (bass) Roy Brooks (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 28, 1964
1292Revlisrejected
1293 tk.11Sighin' And Cryin'Blue Note BN-LA945-H, CDP 7 84185 2
1294 tk.14Sliver Treads Among The SoulBlue Note CDP 7 84185 2
* Blue Note BN-LA945-H   Horace Silver - Sterling Silver
* Blue Note CDP 7 84185 2   Horace Silver - Song For My Father

Horace Silver Quintet

Carmell Jones (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Teddy Smith (bass) Roger Hamphries (drums)
"Cork & Bib", Westbury, NY, June 6, 1964
Filthy McNastyEmerald EMR 1001
The Tokyo Blues-
Senor Blues-
Skinny Minnie-
* Emerald EMR 1001   Horace Silver - Live 1964

Horace Silver Quintet

Carmell Jones (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Teddy Smith (bass) Roger Humphries (drums)
"Pep's", Philadelphia, PA, August 15, 1964
1413The Natives Are Restless TonightBlue Note rejected
1414Que Pasa-
1415Pretty Eyes-
1416The Kicker-
tk.1I'll Remember April-
tk.2The Kicker-
tk.3Pretty Eyes-
tk.4Que Pasa-
tk.5Skinny Minnie-
tk.6Mexican Hip Dance-
tk.7The Natives Are Restless Tonight-
tk.8Que Pasa-
tk.9The Kicker-
tk.10Mexican Hip Dance-
tk.11The Natives Are Restless Tonight-
tk.12Skinny Minnie-
tk.13Pretty Eyes-
tk.14Que Pasa-
tk.15Mexican Hip Dance-
tk.16The Kicker-
tk.17Pretty Eyes-
tk.18The Natives Are Restless Tonight-
tk.19Que Pasa-
tk.20The Kicker-
tk.21The Natives Are Restless Tonight-
tk.22Que Pasa-
tk.23The Kicker-

Horace Silver Quintet

Carmell Jones (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Teddy Smith (bass) Roger Humphries (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1964
1454 tk.4The KickerBlue Note BLP 4185
1455 tk.9Que PasaBlue Note 45-1913, BLP 4185
1456 tk.16The Natives Are Restless TonightBlue Note BLP 4185
1457 tk.26Song For My FatherBlue Note 45-1912, BLP 4185, BST 89904, BST2 84429, BN-LA402-H2, (J) NP-9020C
* Blue Note BLP 4185, BST 84185, CDP 7 84185 2, B1-ST 46548   Horace Silver - Song For My Father
* Blue Note BST 89904   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz 1959-1969
= Blue Note BN-LA160-G2   Various Artists - Decades Of Jazz, Vol. 3
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note 45-1913   Horace Silver - Que Pasa, Part 1&2
* Blue Note 45-1912, (J) NP-2007   Horace Silver - Song For My Father, Part 1&2

1965

Horace Silver Quintet

Carmell Jones (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Teddy Smith (bass) Roger Hamphries (drums)
"Half Note", NYC, April 16, 1965
Song For My FatherEmerald EMR 1003
Natives Are Restless Tonight-
Que Pasa-
* Emerald EMR 1003   Horace Silver - The Natives Are Restless Tonight

Horace Silver Quintet

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Roger Humphries (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 1, 1965
1661 tk.4Pretty EyesBlue Note 45-1923, BLP 4220
1662 tk.6The African QueenBlue Note 45-1924, BLP 4220
1663 tk.16The Cape Verdean BluesBlue Note 45-1923, BLP 4220, BN-LA402-H2
* Blue Note BLP 4220, BST 84220, CDP 7 84220 2   Horace Silver - The Cape Verdean Blues
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album
* Blue Note 45-1923   Horace Silver - The Cape Verdean Blues / Pretty Eyes
* Blue Note 45-1924   Horace Silver - The African Queen, Part 1&2

Horace Silver Sextet

Woody Shaw (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Roger Humphries (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 22, 1965
1673 tk.7NutvilleBlue Note BLP 4220, BN-LA402-H2
1674 tk.15BonitaBlue Note BLP 4220
1675 tk.22Mo' Joe-
* Blue Note BLP 4220, BST 84220, CDP 7 84220 2   Horace Silver - The Cape Verdean Blues
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album

1966

Horace Silver Quintet

Woody Show (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Roger Hamphries (drums)
"Half Note", NYC, February 11, 1966
The African QueenEmerald EMR 1003
* Emerald EMR 1003   Horace Silver - The Natives Are Restless Tonight

Horace Silver Quintet

Woody Show (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Roger Hamphries (drums): same personnel
"Half Note", NYC, February 18, 1966
The African Queen (alt. take)Emerald EMR 1003
* Emerald EMR 1003   Horace Silver - The Natives Are Restless Tonight

Horace Silver Quintet

Woody Shaw (trumpet) Tyrone Washington (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Roger Humphries (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 2, 1966
1780 tk.2Mexican Hip DanceBlue Note BLP 4250
1781 tk.9The Jody GrindBlue Note 45-1932, BLP 4250, BN-LA402-H2
1782 tk.16DimplesBlue Note BLP 4250
* Blue Note BLP 4250, BST 84250, CDP 7 84250 2   Horace Silver - The Jody Grind
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album
* Blue Note 45-1932   Horace Silver - The Jody Grind, Part 1&2

Horace Silver Sextet

Woody Shaw (trumpet) James Spaulding (alto saxophone, flute) Tyrone Washington (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Roger Humphries (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 23, 1966
1794 tk.25Mary LouBlue Note BLP 4250
1795 tk.31Blues Silver-
1796 tk.33Grease Piece-
* Blue Note BLP 4250, BST 84250, CDP 7 84250 2   Horace Silver - The Jody Grind

1968 (age 40)

Horace Silver Quintet

Charles Tolliver (trumpet) Stanley Turrentine (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass, electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 23, 1968
2049 tk.5Serenade To A Soul SisterBlue Note 45-1939, BLP 4277, BN-LA402-H2
2050 tk.10Psychedelic Sally-
2051 tk.20Rain DanceBlue Note BLP 4277
* Blue Note BLP 4277, BST 84277, CDP 7 84277 2   Horace Silver - Serenade To A Soul Sister
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album
* Blue Note 45-1939   Horace Silver - Psychedelic Sally / Serenade To A Soul Sister

Horace Silver Quintet

Charles Tolliver (trumpet -1,2) Bennie Maupin (tenor saxophone -1,2) Horace Silver (piano) John Williams (bass) Billy Cobham (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 29, 1968
1. 2081Kindred SpiritsBlue Note BLP 4277
2. 2082Jungle Juice-
3. 2083Next Time I Fall In LoveBlue Note BLP 4277, BN-LA474-H2
* Blue Note BLP 4277, BST 84277, CDP 7 84277 2   Horace Silver - Serenade To A Soul Sister
* Blue Note BN-LA474-H2   Horace Silver - The Trio Sides

1969

Horace Silver Quintet

Randy Brecker (trumpet, flugelhorn -1/3) Bennie Maupin (tenor saxophone, flute) Horace Silver (piano) John Williams (bass) Billy Cobham (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 10, 1969
1. 3393 tk.7The Risings SunBlue Note BST 84309
2. 3394 tk.15You Gotta Take A Little LoveBlue Note 45-1946, BST 84309, BN-LA402-H2
3. 3395It's Timerejected
4. 3396 tk.25Lovely's DaughterBlue Note BST 84309
* Blue Note BST 84309   Horace Silver - You Gotta Take A Little Love
* Blue Note BN-LA402-H2   Horace Silver Best Album
* Blue Note 45-1946   Horace Silver - You Gotta Take A Little Love / Down And Out

Horace Silver Quintet

Randy Brecker (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bennie Maupin (tenor saxophone, flute) Horace Silver (piano) John Williams (bass) Billy Cobham (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 17, 1969
3397 tk.29Brain WaveBlue Note BST 84309
3398 tk.34The Belly Danger-
3399 tk.36Down And OutBlue Note 45-1946, BST 84309
3395 tk.42It's TimeBlue Note BST 84309
* Blue Note BST 84309   Horace Silver - You Gotta Take A Little Love
* Blue Note 45-1946   Horace Silver - You Gotta Take A Little Love / Down And Out

1970

Horace Silver Quintet With Vocals

Randy Brecker (trumpet, flugelhorn) George Coleman (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano, electric piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Andy Bey (vocals -1,3/5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 8, 1970
1.The Happy MediumBlue Note BST 84352
2. tk.7That Healin' Feelin'-
3. tk.17Love Vibrations-
4. tk.21The Show Has BegunBlue Note 45-1964, BST 84352
5.PeaceBlue Note BST 84352
* Blue Note BST 84352, (E) B1-29907   Horace Silver - That Healin' Feelin'
* Blue Note 45-1964   Horace Silver - The Show Has Begun / There's Much To Be Done

Horace Silver Quintet With Vocals

Randy Brecker (trumpet) Houston Person (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (electric piano) Jimmy Lewis (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums) Gail Nelson (vocals -1) Jackie Verdell (vocals -2/4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 18, 1970
1. tk.6Nobody KnowsBlue Note BST 84352
2. tk.12Permit Me To Introduce You To Yourself-
3. tk.14Wipe Away The Devil-
4. tk.21There's Much To Be DoneBlue Note 45-1964, BST 84352
* Blue Note BST 84352, (E) B1-29907   Horace Silver - That Healin' Feelin'
* Blue Note 45-1964   Horace Silver - The Show Has Begun / There's Much To Be Done

Horace Silver Sextet With Vocals

Cecil Bridgewater (trumpet, flugelhorn) Harold Vick (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (electric piano) Richie Resnicoff (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Salome Bey (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 15, 1970
7381Big BusinessBlue Note BST 84368
7384Total Response-
8827What Kind Of Animal Am I-
8829Acid, Pot Or PillsBlue Note 45-1975, BST 84368
* Blue Note BST 84368   Horace Silver - Total Response
* Blue Note 45-1975   Horace Silver - I've Had A Little Talk / Acid, Pot Or Pills

1971

Horace Silver Sextet With Vocals

Cecil Bridgewater (trumpet, flugelhorn) Harold Vick (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (electric piano) Richie Resnicoff (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Arely Bey (vocals -1,3,5) Salome Bey (vocals -2,4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 29, 1971
1. 8826I've Had A Little TalkBlue Note 45-1975, BST 84368
2. 7385Soul Searchin'Blue Note BST 84368
3. 8828Won't You Open Up Your Senses-
4. 7382I'm Aware Of The Animals Within Me-
5. 7383Old Mother Nature Calls-
* Blue Note BST 84368   Horace Silver - Total Response
* Blue Note 45-1975   Horace Silver - I've Had A Little Talk / Acid, Pot Or Pills

1972

Horace Silver Trio With Vocals

Horace Silver (electric piano, vocals) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass -1,3/5) Mickey Roker (drums -1,3/5) Salome Bey (vocals -1) Gail Nelson (vocals -2) Andy Bey (vocals -3/5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 17, 1972
1. 9222Forever Is A Long TimeBlue Note BST 84420
2. 9224How Much Does Matter Really Matter-
3. 9221The Cause And EffectBlue Note 45-1978, BST 84420
4. 8535Who Has The AnswerBlue Note BST 84420
5. 8536From The Heart Through The Mind-
* Blue Note BST 84420   Horace Silver - All
* Blue Note 45-1978   Horace Silver - Horn Of Life / The Cause And Effect

Horace Silver Sextet With Vocals

Cecil Bridgewater (trumpet, flugelhorn -1/4) Harold Vick (tenor saxophone -1/4) Horace Silver (electric piano, vocals) Richie Resnicoff (guitar -2,5) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums) Andy Bey, Gail Nelson (vocals -1,2,5) Salome Bey (vocals -1/3,5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 14, 1972
1. 8538SummaryBlue Note BST 84420
2. 9220The Merger Of The Minds-
3. 9223My Soul Is My Computer-
4. 8534Horn Of LifeBlue Note 45-1978, BST 84420
5. 8537AllBlue Note BST 84420
* Blue Note BST 84420   Horace Silver - All
* Blue Note 45-1978   Horace Silver - Horn Of Life / The Cause And Effect

Horace Silver Quartet

David Friedman (vibraphone) Horace Silver (piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 6, 1972
10674Summer In Central ParkBlue Note BN-LA054-F
11480Strange Vibes-
10672Kathy-
11479In Pursuit Of The 27th Man-
* Blue Note BN-LA054-F   Horace Silver - In Pursuit Of The 27th Man

Horace Silver Quintet

Randy Brecker (trumpet, flugelhorn) Michael Brecker (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 10, 1972
10671The Liberated BrotherBlue Note BN-XW325-W, BN-LA054-F
11478Nothin' Can Stop Me Now-
10673Gregory Is HereBlue Note BN-LA054-F
* Blue Note BN-LA054-F   Horace Silver - In Pursuit Of The 27th Man
* Blue Note BN-XW325-W   Horace Silver - Nothin' Can Stop Me Now / The Liberated Brother

1973

Horace Silver Quintet

Randy Brecker (trumpet, flugelhorn) Michael Brecker (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Will Lee (electric bass) Alvin Queen (drums)
"Festival Di Pescara", Pescara, Italy, July 15, 1973
Gregory Is HerePhilology (It) W 100/101; Blue Note 7243 4 95576 2
* Philology (It) W 100/101   Various Artists - It Happened In Pescara 1969-1989
* Blue Note 7243 4 95576 2   Horace Silver - Retrospective

1975

Horace Silver Quintet With Overdubs

Tom Harrell (trumpet) Bob Berg (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Al Foster (drums) + overdubs: Oscar Brashear, Bobby Bryant (trumpet, flugelhorn) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Maurice Spears (bass trombone) Vince DeRosa (French horn) Buddy Collette (alto saxophone, flute) Jerome Richardson (alto,soprano saxophone, flute) Wade Marcus (arranger)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, January 10, 1975;
overdubbed on Wally Heider Recording Studio III, Los Angeles, CA, 1975
15167 (tk.4)BarbaraBlue Note BN-LA406-G
15168Dameron's Dance-
15170 (tk.3)Adjustment-
15171 (tk.3)Mysticizm-
* Blue Note BN-LA406-G   Horace Silver - Silver 'N Brass

Horace Silver Quintet With Overdubs

Tom Harrell (trumpet) Bob Berg (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums) + overdubs: Oscar Brashear, Bobby Bryant (trumpet, flugelhorn) Frank Rosolino (trombone) Maurice Spears (bass trombone) Vince DeRosa (French horn) Buddy Collette (alto saxophone, flute) Jerome Richardson (alto,soprano saxophone, flute) Wade Marcus (arranger): Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums) replaces Carter, Foster
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, January 17, 1975;
overdubbed on Wally Heider Recording Studio III, Los Angeles, CA, 1975
15166 (tk.3)Kissin' CousinsBlue Note BN-LA406-G
15169The Sophisticated Hippie-
* Blue Note BN-LA406-G   Horace Silver - Silver 'N Brass

Horace Silver Quintet With Overdubs

Tom Harrell (trumpet) Bob Berg (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano, arranger) Ron Carter (bass) Al Foster (drums) + overdubs: Garnett Brown (trombone) Buddy Collette, Fred Jackson (flute, piccolo) Jerome Richardson (soprano saxophone) Lanny Morgan (alto saxophone) Jack Nimitz (baritone saxophone, flute) Bill Green (bass saxophone, flute) Wade Marcus (conductor)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, November 7, 1975;
overdubbed on Wally Heider Recording Studio III, Los Angeles, CA, January 2 & 3, 1976
16742 (tk.3)The Tranquilizer Suite, Part 1: Keep On Gettin' UpBlue Note BN-LA581-G
16741 (tk.1)The Tranquilizer Suite, Part 2: Slow DownBlue Note BN-XW905-Y, BN-LA581-G
16740 (tk.5)The Tranquilizer Suite, Part 3: Time And Effort-
16739 (tk.8)The Tranquilizer Suite, Part 4: Perseverance And EnduranceBlue Note BN-LA581-G
* Blue Note BN-LA581-G   Horace Silver - Silver 'N Woods
* Blue Note BN-XW905-Y   Horace Silver - Slow Down / Time And Effort

Horace Silver Quintet With Overdubs

Tom Harrell (trumpet) Bob Berg (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano, arranger) Ron Carter (bass) Al Foster (drums) + overdubs: Frank Rosolino (trombone) Buddy Collette, Fred Jackson (flute, piccolo) Jerome Richardson (soprano saxophone) Lanny Morgan (alto saxophone) Jack Nimitz (baritone saxophone, flute) Bill Green (bass saxophone, flute) Wade Marcus (conductor): + overdubs: Frank Rosolino (trombone) replaces Brown
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, November 14, 1975;
overdubbed on Wally Heider Recording Studio III, Los Angeles, CA, January 2 & 3, 1976
16735 (tk.4)The Process Of Creation Suite, Part 1: MotivationBlue Note BN-LA581-G
16736 (tk.1)The Process Of Creation Suite, Part 2: Activation-
16737 (tk.6)The Process Of Creation Suite, Part 3: Assimilation-
16738 (tk.3)The Process Of Creation Suite, Part 4: Creation-
* Blue Note BN-LA581-G   Horace Silver - Silver 'N Woods

1976

Horace Silver Quintet With Vocals

Tom Harrell (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bob Berg (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano, arranger) Ron Carter (bass) Al Foster (drums) + overdubs: Joyce Copeland, Monica Mancini, Richard Page, Avery Sommers, Dale Verdugo (vocals) Alan Copeland (vocals, director)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, September 24, 1976;
overdubbed on Hollywood Sound Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, October 19 & 22, 1976
18115TogethernessBlue Note BN-XW1032, BN-LA708-G
18117Mood For MaudeBlue Note BN-LA708-G
18119New York Lament-
18120All In Time-
* Blue Note BN-LA708-G   Horace Silver - Silver 'N Voices
* Blue Note BN-XW1032   Horace Silver - Togetherness / Out Of The Night Came You

Horace Silver Quintet With Vocals

Tom Harrell (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bob Berg (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano, arranger) Ron Carter (bass) Al Foster (drums) + overdubs: Joyce Copeland, Monica Mancini, Richard Page, Avery Sommers, Dale Verdugo (vocals) Alan Copeland (vocals, director): same personnel
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, October 1, 1976;
overdubbed on Hollywood Sound Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, October 19 & 22, 1976
18114Out Of The Night (Came You)Blue Note BN-XW1032, BN-LA708-G
18116I Will Always Love YouBlue Note BN-LA708-G
18118Incentive-
18121Freeing My Mind-
* Blue Note BN-LA708-G   Horace Silver - Silver 'N Voices
* Blue Note BN-XW1032   Horace Silver - Togetherness / Out Of The Night Came You

1977

Horace Silver Septet With Vocals

Tom Harrell (trumpet, flugelhorn) Larry Schneider (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano, arranger) Ron Carter (bass) Al Foster (drums) Ladji Camara, Michael Babatunde Olatunji (percussion) + overdubs: Bob Barnes, Bobby Clay, Fred Gripper, Fred Hardy, Peter Oliver Norman, Lee C. Thomas (vocals) Chapman Roberts (vocals, director)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 12 & 17, 1977;
overdubbed on Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 25 & 30, 1977
19581African Ascension, Part 1: The Gods Of YorubaBlue Note BN-LA853-H
19582African Ascension, Part 2: The Sun God Of The Masai-
19583African Ascension, Part 3: The Spirit Of The Zulu-
Omar Clay (percussion) replaces Camara
19584The Great American Indian Uprising, Part 1: The Idols Of The Incas-
19585The Great American Indian Uprising, Part 2: The Aztec Sun God-
19586The Great American Indian Uprising, Part 3: The Mohican And The Great Spirit-
* Blue Note BN-LA853-H   Horace Silver - Silver 'N Percussion

1978 (age 50)

Horace Silver Quintet With Vocals

Tom Harrell (flugelhorn) Larry Schneider (tenor,soprano saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Al Foster (drums) Gregory Hines (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 3, 1978
21020(The Physical Sphere) The Soul And Its Expression, Part 1: The Search For DirectionBlue Note LWB-1033
-(The Physical Sphere) The Soul And Its Expression, Part 2: Direction Discovered-
21016(The Physical Sphere) The Soul And Its Expression, Part 3: We All Have A Part To Play-
* Blue Note LWB-1033   Horace Silver - Silver 'N Strings Play The Music Of Spheres

Horace Silver Quintet With Strings

Tom Harrell (flugelhorn) Larry Schneider (tenor,soprano saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Al Foster (drums) + overdubs: Guy Lumia (concertmaster) Peter Dimitriades, Lewis Eley, Harry Glickman, Louann Montesi, Marvin Morganstern, Aaron Rosand, Paul Winter (violin) Seymour Berman, Harold Coletta, Theodore Israel, Harry Zaratzian (viola) Jonathan Abramowitz, Seymour Barab (cello) Gene Bianco (harp) Wade Marcus (arranger, conductor)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 10, 1978;
overdubbed on Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 10, 1979
21018(The Spiritual Sphere) The Soul In Communion With The Creator, Part 1: Communion With The CreatorBlue Note LWB-1033
(The Spiritual Sphere) The Soul In Communion With The Creator, Part 2: The Creator Guides Us-
21017?(The Spiritual Sphere) The Soul In Communion With The Creator, Part 3: Progress Though Dedication And Discipline-
21019(The Spiritual Sphere) The Soul In Communion With The Creator, Part 4: We Except Positive Results-
* Blue Note LWB-1033   Horace Silver - Silver 'N Strings Play The Music Of Spheres

1979

Horace Silver Quintet With Strings And Vocals

Tom Harrell (flugelhorn) Larry Schneider (tenor,soprano saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Al Foster (drums) Brenda Alford, Carol Lynn Maillard, Chapman Roberts (vocals) + overdubs: Guy Lumia (concertmaster) Peter Dimitriades, Lewis Eley, Harry Glickman, Louann Montesi, Marvin Morganstern, Aaron Rosand, Paul Winter (violin) Seymour Berman, Harold Coletta, Theodore Israel, Harry Zaratzian (viola) Jonathan Abramowitz, Seymour Barab (cello) Gene Bianco (harp) Wade Marcus (arranger, conductor)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 26, 1979;
overdubbed on Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 10, 1979
20807(The Mental Sphere-Sub-Conscious Mind) The Pygmalion Progress, Part 1: Inner FeelingsBlue Note LWB-1033
20810(The Mental Sphere-Sub-Conscious Mind) The Pygmalion Progress, Part 2: Friends-
20808(The Mental Sphere-Sub-Conscious Mind) The Pygmalion Progress, Part 3: Empathy-
20809(The Mental Sphere-Sub-Conscious Mind) The Pygmalion Progress, Part 4: Optimism-
20811(The Mental Sphere-Sub-Conscious Mind) The Pygmalion Progress, Part 5: Expansion-
* Blue Note LWB-1033   Horace Silver - Silver 'N Strings Play The Music Of Spheres

Horace Silver Quintet With Strings And Vocals

Tom Harrell (flugelhorn) Larry Schneider (tenor,soprano saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Al Foster (drums) Brenda Alford (vocals) + overdubs: Guy Lumia (concertmaster) Peter Dimitriades, Lewis Eley, Harry Glickman, Louann Montesi, Marvin Morganstern, Aaron Rosand, Paul Winter (violin) Seymour Berman, Harold Coletta, Theodore Israel, Harry Zaratzian (viola) Jonathan Abramowitz, Seymour Barab (cello) Gene Bianco (harp) Wade Marcus (conductor) Dale Oehler (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 2, 1979;
overdubbed on Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 10, 1979
(The Physical Sphere-Continued) The Soul And Its Progress Throughout The Spheres, Part 1: Self Portrait, No. 1Blue Note LWB-1033
20828(The Physical Sphere-Continued) The Soul And Its Progress Throughout The Spheres, Part 2: Self Portrait, No. 2-
-(The Physical Sphere-Continued) The Soul And Its Progress Throughout The Spheres, Part 3: Portrait Of Aspiring Self-
20829(The Mental Sphere) The Soul's Awareness Of Its Character, Part 1: The Soul (Character Analysis)-
20830(The Mental Sphere) The Soul's Awareness Of Its Character, Part 2: Negative Patterns Of The Sup-Conscious-
-(The Mental Sphere) The Soul's Awareness Of Its Character, Part 3: The Conscious And Its Desire For Change-
* Blue Note LWB-1033   Horace Silver - Silver 'N Strings Play The Music Of Spheres

1981

Horace Silver Quintet

Eddie Harris (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Joe Diorio (guitar) Bob Magnusson (bass) Roy McCurdy (drums) Feather-Weaver Copeland, Mahmu Pearl (vocals)
NYC, September 18 & 19, 1981
Accepting ResponsibilitySilveto SPR 101
Reaching Our Goals In Life-
Learning To Be Unselfish-
Helping Others-
Finding Good Rules To Live-
By Honesty And Self Control-
Managing Your Money The Things That Really Matter-
* Silveto SPR 101   Horace Silver - Guides To Growing Up

1983

Horace Silver Sextet

Bobby Shew (trumpet) Eddie Harris, Ralph Moore (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Bob Maize (bass) Carl Burnett (drums) unidentified vocals
NYC, January 19, 1983
Smelling Our AttitudeSilveto SPR 102
Seeing With Perception-
The Sensitive Touch-
Exercising Taste And Good-
Judgement-
Hearing And Understanding-
Moving Forward With Confidence-
* Silveto SPR 102   Horace Silver - Spiritualizing The Senses

Horace Silver Quintet

Bobby Shew (trumpet) Eddie Harris (tenor saxophone, vocals) Horace Silver (piano, vocals) Bob Maize (bass) Carl Burnett (drums) Feather-Weaver Copeland, Mahmu Pearl (vocals)
NYC, August 25, September 1, 1983
I Don't Know What I'm Gonna DoSilveto SPR 103
Don't Dwell On Your Problems-
Everything Gonna Be Alright-
There's No Need To Struggle-
Seeking The Plan-
Discovering The Plan-
Fulfilling The Plan-
Happiness And Contentment-
* Silveto SPR 103   Horace Silver - There's No Need To Struggle

1985

Horace Silver Octet With Strings

Carl-Saunders (flugelhorn) Buddy Collette, Don Menza, Ray Pizzi, Ernie Watts (flute) Horace Silver (piano) Bob Maize (bass) Carl Burnett (drums) Andy Bey, Julia Waters, Maxine Waters (vocals -5) Chuck Niles And The Los Angeles Modern Strings Orchestra (-5)
NYC, March 25, 1985
1.My Spirit's With You Broaden Your Scope And Expand Your TalentsSilveto SPR 104
2.Let's The Music Heal' Ya-
3.Brother Handy-
4.With Homage To My Mentors-
5.Scott Joplin-
* Silveto SPR 104   Horace Silver - Continuity Of Spirit

1988 (age 60)

Horace Silver Quintet

Clark Terry (trumpet, flugelhorn) Junior Cook (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Ray Drummond (bass) Billy Hart (drums) Andy Bey (vocals)
NYC, March 31, 1988
PrologueSilveto SPR 105
Hangin' Loose-
The Respiratory Story-
Tie Your Dreams To A Star-
Music To Ease Your Disease-
Tag-
The Philanthropic View-
What Is The Sinus-Minus-
Epilogue-
* Silveto SPR 105   Horace Silver - Music To Ease Your Disease

1993

Horace Silver Orchestra

Oscar Brashear, Ron Stout, Bob Summers (trumpet, flugelhorn) Bob McChesney (trombone) Maurice Spears (bass trombone) Suzette Moriarty (French horn) Eddie Harris, Branford Marsalis (tenor saxophone) Red Holloway (tenor,alto saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Bob Maize (bass) Carl Burnett (drums) Andy Bey (vocals)
NYC, February 8 & 9, 1993
Funky BunkyColumbia/Legacy CK 53812
Dufus Rufus-
The Lunceford Legacy-
The Hillbilly Bebopper-
The Walk Around-Look Up And Down Song-
It's Got To Be Funky-
Basically Blue-
Song For My Father-
When You're In Love-
Put Me In The Basement-
Little Mama-
Yo' Mama's Mambo-
* Columbia/Legacy CK 53812   Horace Silver - It's Got To Be Funky

1994

Horace Silver Nonet

Jeff Bernell, Oscar Brashear, Ron Stout (trumpet, flugelhorn) George Bohanon (trombone) Maurice Spears (bass trombone) Suzette Moriarty (French horn) Horace Silver (piano) Bob Maize (bass) Carl Burnett (drums) O.C. Smith (vocals)
NYC, January 10 & 11, 1994
Pencil Packin' PapaCBS/Sony (J) SRCS 7416
I Got The Dancin' Blues-
Soul Mates-
I Need My Baby-
My Mother's Waltz-
Red Beans And Rice-
Blues For Brother Blue-
Let It All Hang Out-
Senor Blues-
Viva Amour-
* CBS/Sony (J) SRCS 7416   Horace Silver - Pencil Packin' Papa

Dee Dee Bridgewater

Stephane Belmondo (trumpet) Lionel Belmondo (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Hein Van De Geyn (bass) Andre Ceccarelli (drums) Dee Dee Bridgewater (vocals)
Plus XXX Studios, Paris, France, circa December, 1994
Nica's DreamVerve 314 527 470-2
Song For My Father-
* Verve 314 527 470-2   Dee Dee Bridgewater - Love And Peace: A Tribute To Horace Silver

1996

Horace Silver Septet

Claudio Roditi (trumpet, flugelhorn) Steve Turre (trombone) Michael Brecker (tenor saxophone) Ronnie Cuber (baritone saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Lewis Nash (drums)
NYC, February 29-March 1, 1996
I Want YouImpulse! IMPD 192
The Hippest Cat In Hollywood-
Gratitude-
Hawkin'-
I Got The Blues In Santa Cruz-
We've Got Silver At Six-
The Hardbop Grandpop-
The Lady From Johannesburg-
Serenade To A Teakettle-
Diggin' On Dexter-
* Impulse! IMPD 192   Horace Silver - The Hardbop Grandpop

1997

Horace Silver Quintet

Randy Brecker (trumpet) Michael Brecker (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
NYC, May 29 & 30, 1997
A Prescription For The BluesImpulse! IMPD 238
Whenever Lester Plays The Blues-
You Gotta Shake That Thing-
Yodel Lady Blues-
Brother John And Brother Gene-
Free At Last-
Walk On-
Sunrise In Malibu-
Doctor Jazz-
* Impulse! IMPD 238   Horace Silver - A Prescription For The Blues

1998 (age 70)

Horace Silver Quintet

Ryan Kisor (trumpet) Jimmy Greene (tenor,soprano saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) John Webber (bass) Willie Jones III (drums)
December 17 & 18, 1998
Satisfaction GuaranteedVerve IMPD 293
The Mama Suite, Part I: Not Enough Mama-
The Mama Suite, Part II: Too Much Mama-
The Mama Suite, Part III: Just Right Mama-
Philley Millie-
Ah-Ma-Tell-
I Love Annie's Fanny-
Gloria-
Where Do I Go From Here-
* Verve IMPD 293   Horace Silver - Jazz...Has...A Sense Of Humor