Hal McKusick


Triple Exposure

  • Release Date: 06 Nov 1992
  • OJCCD-1811-2

Long retired from music, reedman-composer Hal McKusick (b. 1924) is fondly remembered by the cognoscenti for a string of imaginatively conceived and brilliantly realized albums made between 1955 and 1958. Triple Exposure, featuring the leader on alto and tenor saxophones and clarinet, is a well-plotted blowing date (not necessarily an oxymoron) with McKusick, who shares the front line with trombonist Billy Byers, floating over a responsive trio keyed by Eddie Costa, spurred by Charli… MORE