Silver, Horace

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Silver, Horace Gender: M
Horace Ward Martin Tavares Silver
born on 2 September 1928 at 04:18 (= 04:18 AM )
Place Norwalk, Connecticut, 41n07, 73w25
Timezone EDT h4w (is daylight saving time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 09°36' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 08°46 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 14°45'

Horace Silver
photo: Dimitri Savitski, SAVITSKI, license gfdl


American musician and composer. Though he played the piano, he was not known for being one of the great instrumentalists; his forte was in arrangements for the quartet format. As an author, he wrote modern jazz books for musicians to play.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • associate relationship with Byrd, Donald (born 9 December 1932)
  • associate relationship with Farmer, Art (born 21 August 1928). Notes: Music collaborators
  • associate relationship with Haynes, Roy (born 13 March 1925)
  • associate relationship with Taylor, Gene (born 19 March 1929)

Source Notes

David Hayward quotes him; Bonnie Svardal quotes his partner for same data 1993


  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Piano)
  • Vocation : Writers : How To .... (Music books)