December 26, 2007

Hal McKusick - In a Twentieth Century Drawing Room


















1. My Inspiration (B. Sherwood - B. Haggart - N. LaMare) (4:29)
2. Gift Of The Magi (M. Albam) (2:46)
3. You're A Lucky Guy (S. Cahn - S. Chaplin) (3:09)
4. Can't We Be Friends (K. Swift - P. James) (2:35)
5. Step Lively Osie (M. Albam) (2:33)
6. Minor Seventh Heaven (O. Johnson) (3:28)
7. Theme (A. Cohn) (3:15)
8. Alto Stratus (M. Albam) (5:12)
9. How Long Has This Been Going On (G. Gershwin - I. Gershwin) (3:15
10. Brother Jack (H. McKusick) (3:12)
11. Immortal (B. Scott) (2:43)

Hal McKusick (alto saxophone; clarinet 1, 2, 4-7, 9, 11)
Barry Galbraith (guitar)
Milt Hinton (bass)
Osie Johnson (drums 1, 2, 4-7, 9, 11; arranger 6)
Sol Gubin (drums 3, 8, 10)
Harvey Shapiro, Lucien Schmidt (cello)
Abram Borodkin, Milton Prinz (cello 1, 2, 4-7, 9, 11)
Bernard Greenhouse, Sidney Edwards (cello 3, 8, 10)
Manny Albam (arranger 1-5, 7-11)

Tracks 1, 2, 4-7, 9, 11 recorded in New York City, 14. & 15. 9. 1955.
Tracks 3, 8, 10 recorded in New York City, 29. 9. 1955.

Victor LPM-1164; RCA LPM-1164; Cloud 9 12584; RCA/BMG 74321125842

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3 comments:

Melanchthon said...

Thanks for this wonderful Post. Amazing arrangments, and the guitar of Barry Galbraith is superb. Regards.

neil said...

Rare stuff! you have excellent taste...

jazztap said...

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