Silver 'n Brass

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Silver 'n Brass
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Studio album by Horace Silver
Released 1975
Recorded January 10 & 17 1975
Genre Jazz
Label Blue Note
Producer George Butler
Horace Silver chronology
In Pursuit of the 27th Man
Silver 'n Brass
Silver 'n Wood
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Silver 'n Brass is an album by jazz pianist Horace Silver released on the Blue Note label in 1975 featuring performances by Silver with Tom Harrell, Bob Berg, Ron Carter, Al Foster, Bob Cranshaw, and Bernard Purdie with an overdubbed brass section arranged by Wade Marcus featuring Oscar Brashear, Bobby Bryant, Vince DeRosa, Frank Rosolino, Maurice Spears, Jerome Richardson, and Buddy Collette.[2] The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 3 stars and states "Although there are tributes to Tadd Dameron ("Dameron's Dance") and Duke Ellington ("The Sophisticated Hippie"), the music is recognizably Silver – funky hard bop".[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Horace Silver
  1. "Barbara" -
  2. "Dameron's Dance" -
  3. "Adjustment" -
  4. "Mysticism" -
  5. "Kissin' Cousins" -
  6. "The Sophisticated Hippie" -
  • Recorded at A&R Studios, NYC on January 10, 1975 with overdubs recorded at & Wally Heider Sound Studio III, Los Angeles, CA, on January 17, 1975.



  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Horace Silver discography accessed November 26, 2009.
  3. ^ Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed November 26, 2009.