Sing Along With Horace

Horace, Messengers

Woke up this morning (no, that is not going to be the beginning of a blues lyric)… …and made this the background music to preparations for the day. I chose it because I wanted something that had solos I could sing, hum and whistle along with as I fixed breakfast. Every note of Horace Silver’s second Blue Note album, the first by the Jazz Messengers, has been embedded in my brain since shortly after it was released in 1955. My record collection then consisted of 10 or 12 LPs. This was … [Read more...]