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
Henry "Hank" Jones Jr. (July 31, 1918 – May 16, 2010) was an American jazz pianist, bandleader, arranger, and composer. Critics and musicians described Jones as eloquent, lyrical, and impeccable. In 1989, The National Endowment for the Arts honored him with the NEA Jazz Masters Award. He was also honored in 2003 with the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP) Jazz Living Legend Award. In 2008, he was awarded the National Medal of Arts. On April 13, 2009, the University of Hartford presented Jones with a Doctorate Degree for his musical accomplishments.
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Top Songs by Hank Jones


Take My Hand Precious Lord

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Come Sunday

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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Come Sunday

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

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

Musician of the Year

Musician of the Year

Hank Jones June 30, 2011

7 Tracks

Solo 1976 A Tribute To Duke Ellington

Solo 1976 A Tribute To Duke Ellington

Hank Jones October 20, 2010

14 Tracks

The New York Rhythm Section

The New York Rhythm Section

Hank Jones September 2, 2010

21 Tracks

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