Hank Jones



Hank Jones
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Rating
Active
1944 to 2010
Born
July 31, 1918 in Mississippi
Died
May 16, 2010
Location
Vicksburg, MS, United States
Biography
Hank Jones refers to multiple artists. One was a legendary jazz pianist, the other a hardcore/punk combo from Pennsylvania. 1. On the Jazz pianist: Henry "Hank" Jones (born July 31, 1918 - died May 16, 2010) was a jazz pianist born in Vicksburg, Mississippi who grew up in Pontiac, Michigan, where he studied piano at an early age and came under the influence of Earl Hines, Fats Waller, Teddy Wilson and Art Tatum. By the age of 13 Jones was performing locally in Michigan and Ohio.
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Top Songs by Hank Jones


Take My Hand Precious Lord

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Down by the Riverside

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Going Home

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Blessed Assurance

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It Came Upon the Midnight Clear

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Bringing in the Sheaves

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Deep River

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Come Sunday

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Give Me That Old Time Religion

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Sweet Hour of Prayer

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Classics by Hank Jones

Classics by Hank Jones

Hank Jones June 11, 2016

6 Tracks

How High the Moon

How High the Moon

Hank Jones February 26, 2016

6 Tracks

Live in Marciac 1993

Live in Marciac 1993

Hank Jones June 25, 2015

15 Tracks

I'm All Smiles

I'm All Smiles

Hank Jones January 31, 2014

8 Tracks

The Legendary

The Legendary

Hank Jones August 30, 2013

6 Tracks

The Talented Touch (Bonus Track Version)

The Talented Touch (Bonus Track Version)

Hank Jones January 2, 2013

25 Tracks

Happenings

Happenings

Hank Jones January 24, 2012

11 Tracks

Come Sunday

Come Sunday

Charlie Haden January 10, 2012

14 Tracks

Happenings / Soulful Brass

Happenings / Soulful Brass

Hank Jones September 30, 2011

23 Tracks

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