30 May 2010

Passings ~ HANK JONES (1918-2010)

Jazz pianist Hank Jones has died. You can find the obituary from The New York Times here. Among the music I especially like - and I am hardly a religious soul - is this set of duets Jones did a number of years ago with Bassist Charlie Haden. Here is the title track:

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5 Comments:

Blogger smithy said...

It is a great thing to be able to honor someone so talented and humane. The album you site is a treasure.

31 May, 2010 08:36  
Blogger smithy said...

It is a great thing to be able to honor someone so talented and humane. The album you site is a treasure.

31 May, 2010 08:36  
Blogger smithy said...

it is important to honor humane and selfless artist like Hank Jones. The album you site like many others is a treasure. Goodspeed.

31 May, 2010 08:39  
Blogger smithy said...

Thanks for calling more attention to Hank Jones and his work. It is important to honor great artist who were so humane and selfless. The album you site is a treasure.

31 May, 2010 08:42  
Blogger smithy said...

Thanks for calling more attention to Hank Jones and his work. It is important to honor great artist who were so humane and selfless. The album you site is a treasure.

31 May, 2010 08:42  

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