Ken Silverman is a NYC-based Guitarist/Composer with an eclectic approach to Jazz writing and playing. In addition to Jazz, his style draws upon Blues, Funk, Rock and Classical influences. He views his new Ken Silverman Trio recording, "Parallel Man," (SoundSeer, 2015) as a new direction in that it is both musically adventurous and widely accessible to a broad Jazz audience.

Ken is active in the New York City scene, playing in ensembles including the Ken Silverman Trio (focused on his original material), a 1930’s-style Swing Band, Free jazz improvisation, and African inspired music.

Ken has released a number of cd’s to critical acclaim. These works, a bit more “outside" than his current recording, received glowing reviews. A Few Samples:

- In 2012 Ken released Visionaries a work focusing on solo compositions. said the cd was "…an attestation that Mr. Silverman is a consummate musician and an accomplished artist."
- In 2011 he released The Ken Silverman Septet - From Emptiness, which featured the late great Trumpeter Roy Campbell, Jr. called it "…a Deeply Spiritual work...a Near Masterpiece..."
- In 2010, Macroscopia featuring reeds great Daniel Carter, of which a reviewer noted, "One begins to appreciate the subtlety and brilliance of this work."(Jazz Record)

These reviews can be read in full in the links section.

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