Stanley Silverman – Reviews

Stanley Silverman


A genius mix of styles and sounds, creating the perfect balance of catchy and crazy tunes.
-Everything Theatre

Uncanny inner rhythm and precision in every detail.
-Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Elephant Steps…was the best piece of new music I’ve heard in concert all year.
-New York Magazine

Flavorful, approachable and distinctive music…delectable…
-The Washington Post

Silverman has combined theater and music into a witty beguiling whole.
-International Harold Tribune

Audacious and original.
-The New Yorker

He is the brightest talent in this medium to come along since the Leonard Bernstein of On The Town and Wonderful Town.
-The New York Times

Stanley Silverman’s music can basically be characterized as what might have resulted if a famous anecdote had come true and Arnold Schoenberg had taken composition lessons from George Gershwin.
-The Village Voice