Shades of Silver Jazz Band

A sonic fusion of musical energy

About the Jazz Band

Shades of Silver are a sonic fusion of musical energy. The perfect blend of jazz, Latin, funk and contemporary music appealing to audiences of all ages and background.

Scot Silver has assembled some of the top jazz musicians in the area to create an ensemble that is in high demand. The Shades of Silver players have performed at high scale restaurants and hotels up to outdoor festivals and winery concerts.

Upcoming Performances

Address: 727 Walnut St., Philadelphia, PA (Venue phone: 215-391-1100)
Scot solo gtr, Instrumental Jazz and Contemporary Noon-2 pm
Address: 1130 Valley Forge Rd, Phoenixville, PA (Venue phone: 610-935-7579)
Amazing vibe and cuisine here. Great date night, also good for families. Coleen on some vocals to boot. Playing 7 -10:30.
02/14, 6:00pm: Shades of Silver at General Warren Inne
Address: 9 Old Lancaster Road, Malvern, PA (Venue phone: 6102963637)
A special Valentine’s lineup: Eric -bass/vocals, Dave – sax/EWI; Scot -guitar/vocals…….Romantic Jazz, Blues and Acoustic Rock. A romantic evening it shall be. Special guest singer -Coleen. We play 6 -10 pm.

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Shades of Silver (Jazz edition) has played:

JD McGillicuddys – Wayne · Rose Tree Inn – Media · Tavola’s at Springfield CC · Four Dogs Tavern – West Chester · Duffer’s Tavern -Glen Mills · Redhound Grille – Paoli · Southern Cross – Conshohocken …and many other locations.

Performance Videos: Large Combo

Performance Videos: Small Combo

Sample Songlists

Sample Vocal Songlists...
  • All of me
  • At Last – Etta James
  • Baker St. – Gerry Rafferty
  • Blue Skies
  • Caught up in the rapture – Anita Baker
  • Come rain or come shine
  • Dock of the bay – Wilson Picket
  • Embraceable you
  • Fly me to the moon – Sinatra
  • Forever Dreamin’ – Scot Silver
  • Girl from Ipanema – Jobim
  • Haven’t we met – Kenny Rankin
  • I can see clearly now – Holly Cole
  • It had to be you – Isham Jones & Gus Kahn
  • Jump jive ‘an wail
  • Just the two of us – Grover Washington Jr.
  • Kid Charlemagne – Steely Dan
  • Let’s stay together – Al Green
  • Moondance – Van Morrison
  • My funny Valentine – Richard Rogers & Lorenz Tate
  • My one and only love – Wood and Mellin
  • On a clear day
  • Pride and joy – Stevie ray Vaughn
  • Route 66
  • Save the last dance for me – Michael Buble
  • Smooth Operator – Sade
  • Something to talk about – Bonnie Raitt
  • Stormy weather
  • Summertime – Gershwin
  • Sway – Micahel Buble
  • Sweetest taboo – Sade
  • The way you look tonight – Kern/Fields
  • This Masquerade – Leon Russell(George Benson version)
  • Unforgettable – Nat King Cole
  • We’re in this love together – Al Jarreau
  • What a wonderful world – Louis Armstrong
  • When love comes to town – B.B. King
  • Zoot suit riot – Cherry poppin’ daddies
Sample Instrumental Songlists...
  • 6th Planet in the corner pocket – Scot Silver
  • A Child is Born – Thad Jones
  • All Blues – Miles Davis
  • All the things you are – Hammerstein
  • Autumn leaves
  • Bei Mir Bistu Shein
  • besame mucho
  • Bewitched – Rodgers/Hart
  • Black and blue
  • Black Orpheus – Luiz Bonfa
  • Blue Bossa – Kenny Dorham
  • Blue Monk – Thelonius Monk
  • Bossa Dorado – Dorado Schmitt
  • Cantaloupe Island – Herbie Hancock
  • Chameleon – Herbie Hancock
  • Cissy Strut – The Meters
  • Cute – Neil Hefti
  • Feels so good – Chuck Mangione
  • Footprints – Wayne Shorter
  • Freddie Freeloader – Miles Davis
  • Guataca city – Paquito Rivera
  • Hammered hell – Dave Renz
  • Harlem Nocturne – Earle Hagen
  • Just the 2 of us
  • Killer Joe – Benny Golson
  • Maiden Voyage – Herbie Hancock
  • Mercy, Mercy, mercy – Joe Zawinal
  • Michelle – Lennon/McCartney
  • Minor swing- – Django Reinhardt
  • Moanin’ – Bobby Timmons
  • Morning dance – Spyro Gyro
  • Mr. Magic – Grover Washington
  • My favorite things – Coltrane
  • Myles from home – Scot Silver
  • Night in Tunisia – Dizzy Gillespie
  • Overjoyed – Stevie Wonder
  • Pick up the pieces – Average white band
  • Road Song – Wes Montgomery
  • Song for my Father – Horace Silver
  • Sweet Georgia brown
  • Take 5 – Dave Brubeck/Paul Desmond
  • Tequila
  • VSQ – Chuck Anderson