Hank Jones
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1918-07-31
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Biography

Henry "Hank" Jones (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 ...

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Dakota Staton, Van Alexander, Hank Jones, Jonah Jones & Dakota Staton
A Foggy Day
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A Foggy Day A Foggy Day A Foggy Day A Foggy Day
Willie Dennis, George Duvivier, Bernie Glow, Herb Pomeroy, Clark Terry, Sol Schlinger, Jim Hall, Oliver Nelson, Billy Byers, Bob Brookmeyer, Hank Jones, Doc Severinsen, Phil Woods, Gary Mcfarland, Gary Mcfarland, Mel Lewis & Al Cohn
The Brotherhood of Man
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The Brotherhood of Man The Brotherhood of Man The Brotherhood of Man The Brotherhood of Man
Hank Jones, Oscar Pettiford, Herbie Mann, Joe Puma & Philly Joe Jones
Hip Scotch
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Hip Scotch Hip Scotch Hip Scotch Hip Scotch
Hank Jones
Softly As In A Morning Sunrise
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Softly As In A Morning Sunrise Softly As In A Morning Sunrise Softly As In A Morning Sunrise Softly As In A Morning Sunrise
Hank Jones & Bernice Petkere
Close Your Eyes
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Close Your Eyes Close Your Eyes Close Your Eyes Close Your Eyes
Hank Jones, Fats Waller & Abbey Lincoln
Jitterbug Waltz
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Jitterbug Waltz Jitterbug Waltz Jitterbug Waltz Jitterbug Waltz
Hank Jones, Osie Johnson, JJ Johnson & The Ray Brown Trio
A Night in Tunisia
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A Night in Tunisia A Night in Tunisia A Night in Tunisia A Night in Tunisia
Clark Terry-Bob Brookmeyer Quintet, Hank Jones, Bob Cranshaw & Dave Bailey
Gingerbread Boy
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Gingerbread Boy Gingerbread Boy Gingerbread Boy Gingerbread Boy
Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Wendell Marshall, Charlie Persip, Hank Jones & Rahsaan Roland Kirk
We Free Kings
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We Free Kings We Free Kings We Free Kings We Free Kings
Cannonball Adderley, Sam Jones, Art Blakey & Hank Jones
Dancing in the Dark
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Dancing in the Dark Dancing in the Dark Dancing in the Dark Dancing in the Dark
George Duvivier, Roy Eldridge, Coleman Hawkins, Coleman Hawkins, Coleman Hawkins, Hank Jones & Micky Sheen
Hanid
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Hanid Hanid Hanid Hanid
Pepper Adams, Teddy Kotick, Osie Johnson, Jim Hall, Jerome Richardson, Jimmy Giuffre, Hank Jones, Teddy Charles, Teddy Charles, Teddy Charles & Tommy Newsome
Etude
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Etude Etude Etude Etude
Charlie Haden, Traditional Spiritual & Hank Jones
Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen
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Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen
Hank Jones, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Ron Carter & Grady Tate
Carney and Bigard Place
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Carney and Bigard Place Carney and Bigard Place Carney and Bigard Place Carney and Bigard Place
Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Hank Jones, Wendell Marshall & Charlie Persip
You Did It, You Did It
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You Did It, You Did It You Did It, You Did It You Did It, You Did It You Did It, You Did It
Richard Jones, Hank Jones, Lucky Thompson & Connie Kay
Prey-Loot
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Prey-Loot Prey-Loot Prey-Loot Prey-Loot
Abbey Lincoln & Hank Jones
When There Is Love (feat. Hank Jones)
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When There Is Love (feat. Hank Jones) When There Is Love (feat. Hank Jones) When There Is Love (feat. Hank Jones) When There Is Love (feat. Hank Jones)
Herb Geller, Barbara Long, Thad Jones, Hank Jones, Scott LaFaro & Elvin Jones
Together (feat. Barbara Long, Thad Jones, Hank Jones, Scott LaFaro & Elvin Jones)
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Together (feat. Barbara Long, Thad Jones, Hank Jones, Scott LaFaro & Elvin Jones) Together (feat. Barbara Long, Thad Jones, Hank Jones, Scott LaFaro & Elvin Jones) Together (feat. Barbara Long, Thad Jones, Hank Jones, Scott LaFaro & Elvin Jones) Together (feat. Barbara Long, Thad Jones, Hank Jones, Scott LaFaro & Elvin Jones)
Hank Jones & Hank Jones
How High the Moon
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How High the Moon How High the Moon How High the Moon How High the Moon
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Biography

Henry "Hank" Jones (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.

Jones recorded more than 60 albums under his own name, and countless others as a sideman, including celebrated album Somethin' Else. On May 19, 1962, he played piano as actress Marilyn Monroe sang her famous "Happy Birthday, Mr. President" song to then U.S. president John F. Kennedy.

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