Pianist Horace Silver recorded a number of classic albums for Blue Note, including Song for My Father and The Jody Grind.
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January 6, 2009 From before bebop to the present day, some of the best jazz albums of all time have been issued by Blue Note Records. The label celebrates its 70th anniversary this week, and to honor the occasion, pianist Bill Charlap has chosen five of his all-time favorite Blue Note songs.
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