With many young talents under his tutelage, Art Blakey has often been called the father of hard bop. David Referns/Redferns hide caption

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Pianist Horace Silver recorded a number of classic albums for Blue Note, including Song for My Father and The Jody Grind. Francis Wolff/Mosaic Images hide caption

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Blue Note Records Celebrates 70 Years Of Jazz

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Horace Silver Tribute Concert on JazzSet 1/17/07

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Horace Silver: 'Song for My Father'

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