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Hal McKusick

as, 1924-2012 US, Medford, Massachusetts
Musician of Jazz
A.k.a. Harold Wilfred McKusick Fefe Phophum

American jazz alto saxophonist, clarinetist and flautist. Born : June 01, 1924 in Medford, Massachusetts.. Died : April 10, 2012 in Sag Harbor, New York. Hal worked in the big bands of Les Brown, Woody Herman (1943), Boyd Raeburn (1944-'45), Alvino Rey (1946), Buddy Rich, Claude Thornhill (1948-'49), Terry Gibbs, Elliot Lawrence and Many others. Recorded nine albums (1955-1958) as a leader.

        
Instruments
  • Alto sax
  • Clarinet
  • Saxophone
  • Flute
  • Tenor sax
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
Don't Worry 'Bout Me on Triple Exposure by Hal McKusick
Saturday Night on Triple Exposure by Hal McKusick
Taylor Made on East Coast Jazz, Vol. 8 by Hal McKusick
Interwoven on East Coast Jazz, Vol. 8 by Hal McKusick
A Touch Of Spring on Triple Exposure by Hal McKusick
You Don't Know What Love Is on East Coast Jazz, Vol. 8 by Hal McKusick
Lullaby for Leslie on East Coast Jazz, Vol. 8 by Hal McKusick
Something New on Triple Exposure by Hal McKusick
By-Ian on East Coast Jazz, Vol. 8 by Hal McKusick
Minor Matters on East Coast Jazz, Vol. 8 by Hal McKusick

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Band Members
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Now's The Time (1957-1958)Hal McKusick1995Compil.
Hal Mckusick Plays - Betty St. Claire SingsHal McKusick1989Album
Hal Mckusick Plays - Betty St. Claire SingsHal McKusick1989Album
17 Jazz Duets For Two FlutesHal McKusick1977Album
Sax DuetsHal McKusick1977Album
Triple ExposureHal McKusick1958Single
Cross Section-SaxesHal McKusick1958Album
Meet Kent Harian And His OrchestraKent Harian Orchestra, Al Cohn, Hal McKusick, Nick Travis1958Single
Triple ExposureHal McKusick1958Album
Bird FeathersPhil Woods / Gene Quill / Jackie McLean / John Jenkins / Hal McKusick1957Album
The Jazz WorkshopHal McKusick1957Single
The Jazz WorkshopHal McKusick1957Album
The Sound Of SonnLarry Sonn Orchestra Featuring Al Cohn - Hal McKusick1956Album
Hal McKusick Plays・Betty St. Clare SingsHal McKusick, Betty St. Claire1955Single
Hal Mckusick Plays - Betty St. Claire SingsHal McKusick, Betty St. Claire1955Album
Music Minus One - Alto SaxophoneHal McKusickAlbum
Two Much! Music Minus One Alto SaxHal McKusickAlbum
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Acknowledgements
To all the music fans that are contributing on Discogs, MusicBrainz and Wikipedia. Thanks to Franz Flückiger for providing Storygram used to visualize band membership and together with Stefan Guggisberg for the visual data mining application ArtistAnalytics.
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