The Record Collection

Horace Silver Quintet & Trio: Blowin’ The Blues Away

Blue Note 4017

Track list:

01 – Blowin’ The Blues Away
02 – The St. Vitus Dance
03 – Break City
04 – Peace
05 – Sister Sadie
06 – The Baghdad Blues
07 – Melancholy Mood (new version)
+ bonus track (RVG Edition)
08 – How did it happen

Personnel:

Blue Mitchell – trumpet
Junior Cook – tenor sax
Horace Silver – piano
Eugene Taylor – bass
Louis Hayes – drums

Producer: Alfred Lion
Recording engineer: Rudy van Gelder

Liner notes: Ira Gitler
Cover drawing: Paula Donohue
cover design: Reid Miles

Re-issue Producer: Michael Cuscuna
Liner Notes (RVG Edition) – Bob Blumenthal

Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on August 29 (#1, 6), August 30 (#3 to 5, 8) and September 13 (#2, 7), 1959
#1-7 originally issued as Blue Note BLP 4017 and BST 84017.
#8 does not appear on L.P. configuration

#2 and 7 feature the trio of: Horace Silver – piano; Eugene Taylor – bass; Louis Hayes – drums

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