Greg was born in Rhode Island and has been performing professionally since the age of fifteen . For the past thirty years Greg has called the Boston area home, performing, teaching, touring, doing session work and recording. Greg plays electric, and upright bass as well as sings and composes. In 2007 Greg was voted "Outstanding Bass Player" by The Blues Audience. Highlights include playing the North Sea Jazz Festival in Holland and The Bern Jazz Fest in Switzerland as well extensive touring the U.S, Canada and Europe. Some of the artist Greg has performed with are, Roomful Of Blues, Eric Burdon, The Memphis Horns, Duke Robillard, Ronnie Earl, James Cotton, James Montgomery and The Motor City Rhythm Kings. Please visit The Greg Silva Trio page for music samples of his new recording, The Greg Silva Trio +1 Her Autumn Sky. Performance schedule for the duo, trio and quartet can be found on the contact page.
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