I was going through some old recordings and found this gem. Hal Stein was a jazz giant with a wonderful sense of humor and ferocious approach to the tenor saxophone. He passed away a few years ago after living a beautiful jazz life. What an honor it was for me to get to work with him regularly.
The Hal Stein Quartet, Live at Pearl’s, 6-3-2000.
Hal Stein, tenor saxophone; John Wiitala, bass; Danny Spencer, drums; BK, guitar.