Jerome Richardson Sextet

Midnight-Oil

Midnight Oil

  • Release Date: 06 Nov 1992
  • OJCCD-1815-2

Jerome Richardson (1920-2000) has worked with everyone from Lionel Hampton and Earl Hines to Quincy Jones, Charles Mingus, and Steely Dan. A first-call reed player in New York and Hollywood, Richardson's work on saxophones and flute have enhanced literally thousands of recording sessions. This 1958 date, Richardson's first as leader, is a relaxed, bluesy affair that features three tuneful Richardson originals (his tenor work on "Minorally" is a highlight) plus a refreshing treatment… MORE