Hank Jones

Born: 
07/31/1918
City: 
Vicksburg
Region: 
Mississippi
Country: 
USA
Died: 
05/16/2010
Years Active: 
1944-2010
Genre(s): 
Instruments: 
Piano

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Henry Jones was an American jazz pianist, bandleader, arranger and composer. Critics and musicians described Jones as eloquent, lyrical and impeccable. Born in Vicksburg, Jones moved to Pontiac, Michigan, where his father, a Baptist deacon and lumber inspector, bought a three-story brick home. One of seven children, Jones was raised in a musical family. His mother Olivia Jones sang; his two older sisters studied piano; and his two younger brothers—Thad, a trumpeter, and Elvin, a drummer—also became prominent jazz musicians.

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Concerts

Event Datesort ascending Venue City Region Country
Hank Jones 01/29/1982 Rising Sun Montréal Quebec Canada
Hank Jones 01/28/1982 Rising Sun Montréal Quebec Canada
Hank Jones 01/27/1982 Rising Sun Montréal Quebec Canada
Hank Jones 01/26/1982 Rising Sun Montréal Quebec Canada
Hank Jones & John Lewis 07/13/1979 Montreux Jazz Festival Montreux Vaud Switzerland
Phineas Newborn, Jr. Quartet 07/13/1979 Montreux Jazz Festival Montreux Vaud Switzerland
Art Pepper Recording Session 02/23/1979 Sound Ideas Studios NYC New York USA
Hank Jones 09/07/1978 Detroit Institute of Arts Detroit Michigan USA
Hank Jones Recording Session 08/06/1978 Fantasy Studios Berkeley California USA
Hank Jones Recording Session 08/05/1978 Fantasy Studios Berkeley California USA
Live Under The Sky Festival 07/30/1978 Denen Coliseum Ōta Tokyo Japan
Live Under The Sky Festival 07/29/1978 Denen Coliseum Ōta Tokyo Japan
Jackie McLean Recording Session 04/07/1978 Sound Ideas Studios NYC New York USA
Jackie McLean Recording Session 04/06/1978 Sound Ideas Studios NYC New York USA
Hank Jones / Teddy Wilson 03/12/1978 Church of the Heavenly Rest NYC New York USA
Tommy Flanagan Recording Session 01/28/1978 Fantasy Studios Berkeley California USA
20th Annual Monterrey Jazz Festival 09/17/1977 Monterey County Fairgrounds Monterey California USA
Newport Jazz Festival 06/25/1977 Carnegie Hall NYC New York USA
Hank Jones & Richard Davis 03/12/1977 Beefsteak Charlie's NYC New York USA
Hank Jones & Richard Davis 03/11/1977 Beefsteak Charlie's NYC New York USA
Hank Jones & Richard Davis 03/10/1977 Beefsteak Charlie's NYC New York USA
Hank Jones & Richard Davis 03/09/1977 Beefsteak Charlie's NYC New York USA
Illinois Jacquet Quintet 01/04/1975 Buddy's Place NYC New York USA
Illinois Jacquet Quintet 01/03/1975 Buddy's Place NYC New York USA
Illinois Jacquet Quintet 01/02/1975 Buddy's Place NYC New York USA

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