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Fathers Day



The greatest Italian singer to ever come out of Hoboken, New Jersey.

My Dad loved the other one as well but this was the one who was playing in every Italian household of my Dad’s generation while the gravy was cooking.

Jimmy Roselli.

Sinatra might have wrecked this man’s career worthy of his voice, we know in a vocal prize fight Roselli would have scored a first round knock out.


Jimmy Roselli

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Sunday Sleep In – “Song For My Father” ~ The Horace Silver Quintet

On this Fathers day. Mine is very much missed.

Horace Ward Martin Tavares Silva composed this as a dedication to his Dad, John Tavares Silva. This song off his 12th album is Bossa Nova style also a dedication to his part Portuguese roots.

No doubt my favorite from Silver and no jazz catalog would be complete without it.


Horace Silver 1964

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