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Album Review: Hexagonal – McCoy and Mseleku

Hexagonal McCoy & Mseleku (Hexagonal Records – HRCD101)   John Donaldson’s piano style – dynamic, exciting, heavy with dense left hand chording and furious pentatonic runs –  has drawn comparisons with that of McCoy Tyner, and he worked extensively with maverick South African pianist/composer Mseleku before the latter’s untimely death. Ensconced in his Hastings stronghold,…