Silver's Serenade

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Silver's Serenade
Silver's Serenade.jpg
Studio album by Horace Silver
Released August 1963[1]
Recorded May 7–8, 1963
Studio Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Genre Jazz
Length 37:44
Label Blue Note
BST 84131
Producer Alfred Lion
Horace Silver chronology
The Tokyo Blues
(1962)The Tokyo Blues1962
Silver's Serenade
(1963)
Song for My Father
(1963)Song for My Father1963
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[2]
The Penguin Guide to Jazz3/4 stars[3]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide3/5 stars[4]

Silver's Serenade is an album by jazz pianist Horace Silver released on the Blue Note label in 1963 featuring performances by Silver with Blue Mitchell, Junior Cook, Gene Taylor, and Roy Brooks.[5]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review awarded the album 4 stars.[6]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Horace Silver

  1. "Silver's Serenade" - 9:21
  2. "Let's Get to the Nitty Gritty" - 7:24
  3. "Sweet Sweetie Dee" - 7:34
  4. "The Dragon Lady" - 7:04
  5. "Nineteen Bars" - 6:21

Recorded on May 7 (1, 5) and 8 (2-4), 1963.

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Billboard Sept 14, 1963
  2. ^ Jurek, Thom (2011). "Silver's Serenade - Horace Silver | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 17 July 2011. 
  3. ^ Cook, Richard; Morton, Brian (2008). The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings (9th ed.). Penguin. p. 1299. ISBN 978-0-141-03401-0. 
  4. ^ Swenson, J., ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 181. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  5. ^ Horace Silver discography accessed November 23, 2009.
  6. ^ Allmusic Review accessed November 23, 2009.