Friday, January 25, 2013

Hal McKusick Octet (Feat. Barry Galbraith)

Hal McKusick
In a Twentieth Century Drawing Room

Tracks

1 My Inspiration (Haggart, Bauduc, La Mare) 4:30
2 Gift of the Magi (Albam) 2:46
3 You're a Lucky Guy (Cahn, Chaplin) 3:09
4 Can't We Be Friends (Swift, James) 2:35
5 Step Lively Osie (Albam) 2:34
6 Minor Seventh Heaven (Johnson) 3:28
7 Theme (Cohn) 3:16
8 Alto Stratus (Albam) 5:13
9 How Long Has This Been Going On (Gershwin, Gershwin) 3:15
10 Brother Jack (McKusick) 3:13
11 Immortal (Scott) 2:44

Personnel
[#1, 2, 4-7, 9 & 11]
Hal McKusick - cl & as
Barry Galbraith - g
Milton Hinton - b
Osie Johnson - dr
Harvey Shapiro, Lucien Schmidt, Abram Borodkin, Milton Prinz, cel
Recorded in September 14 and 15, 1955.
[#3, 8 & 10]
Hal McKusick - as
Barry Galbraith - g
Milton Hinton - b
Sol Gubin - dr
Harvey Shapiro, Lucien Schmidt, Bernard Greenhouse, Sidney Edwards - cel
Recorded in September 29, 1955.

5 comments:

moha said...

very fine melancholy - thank You

getzoot said...

Thanks again, Melanchthon!

neil said...

Magic, Melanchthon!
All I need now is someone to repost McKusick's "Now's the Time" to replace my corrupt copy...

dreadco said...

A true classic. Thank you.

Melanchthon said...

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