Alan Silva

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Birthday
22, 1939
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
22, 1939 (age 79)
Birthplace
England

About

Jazz bassist known for his work in the free jazz subgenre who appeared on albums like Live in Greenwich Village.

Before Fame

He and his mother emigrated to the United States when he was five years old.

Trivia

He picked up keyboard in the 1990s, claiming that bass no longer surprised him.

Family Life

His father was a Bermudian man known as Ruby.

Associated With

He has played with many of the greatest avant-garde jazz players, such as pianist Cecil Taylor.