Serenade to a Soul Sister

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Serenade to a Soul Sister
Studio album by Horace Silver
Released 1968
Recorded February 23 & March 29, 1968
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Jazz
Length 37:54
Label Blue Note
BST 84277
Producer Alfred Lion
Horace Silver chronology
The Jody Grind
(1966)
Serenade to a Soul Sister
(1968)
You Gotta Take a Little Love
(1969)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Serenade to a Soul Sister is an album by jazz pianist Horace Silver released on the Blue Note label in 1968, featuring performances by Silver with Charles Tolliver, Stanley Turrentine, Bennie Maupin, Bob Cranshaw, John Williams, Mickey Roker and Billy Cobham.[2] The Allmusic review by Steve Huey awarded the album 4½ stars and calls it "One of the last great Horace Silver albums for Blue Note, Serenade to a Soul Sister is also one of the pianist's most infectiously cheerful, good-humored outings."[1]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Horace Silver

  1. "Psychedelic Sally" - 7:14
  2. "Serenade to a Soul Sister" - 6:19
  3. "Rain Dance" - 6:21
  4. "Jungle Juice" - 6:46
  5. "Kindred Spirits" - 5:55
  6. "Next Time I Fall in Love" - 5:19

Personnel[edit]

on tracks 1 - 3 (February 23, 1968)
on tracks 4 - 6 (March 29, 1968)
  • Horace Silver - piano
  • Charles Tolliver - trumpet (exc. track 6)
  • Bennie Maupin - tenor saxophone (exc. track 6)
  • John Williams - bass
  • Billy Cobham - drums

Production[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Huey, S.Allmusic Review accessed November 23, 2009.
  2. ^ Horace Silver discography accessed November 23, 2009.