Jazz pianist and composer (1928–2014) known for his work in the hard bop style. Three items sent to photographer and record store owner Ray Avery: an ALS, one page, May 29, 1991, in part: “Here is the agreement…Mainly I’m concerned with being able to put my hands on these slides quickly if this project is put on again”; a glossy 8 x 10 publicity photo, signed and inscribed in blue ballpoint, “For Ray Avery and the gang at Rose Records, Thanks for your continued support, Horace Silver, 5/10/83”; and a semi-glossy 9 x 6 photo, signed and inscribed in black felt tip. In overall fine condition. Accompanied by an unsigned carbon copy of the agreement referenced in his letter. The Larry Rafferty Collection. Pre-certified PSA/DNA.
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