John Hicks

John Hicks
Aliases
John Hicks 3
John Hicks Trio
Real name
John Josephus Hicks Jr.
Born
December 21, 1941
Died
May 10, 2006
Country
United States
IPI
00014072330
00040691399
Comments
Jazz pianist and composer.
Member of
New York Unit
We Four
Keystone Trio
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Originals

Title Performer Release date Covered by
1981 (7 artists)

Covers by John Hicks

Title Performer Release date Originally by
October 1994 Richard Davis
1998 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
2001 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
2000 Phineas Newborn Jr.
1991 John Coltrane
1991 John Coltrane
April 11, 2000 Margaret Simms & Paul Bass
1997 Miles Davis with Sonny Rollins and Horace Silver, Percy Heath, Kenny Clarke
April 11, 2000 Miles Davis
1993 Belle Baker
1991 Don Ameche
December 26, 1997 Leo Reisman and His Orchestra
1989 Judy Campbell
2000 Evelyn Hoey
1994 Charlie Parker and His Orchestra
2000 J. Harold Murray
1990 Yves Montand
February 27, 2007 Thelonious Monk
2000 Ella Fitzgerald - Orchestra conducted by Buddy Bregman
December 26, 1997 Victor Young and His Orchestra
2000 Vivienne Segal
1992 The Foursome
1993 Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra
1998 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
1991 Miles Davis
1992 Miles Davis
1989 Thelonious Monk Trio
July 16, 2013 Donald Byrd
1994 Bud Powell
2000 Bing Crosby
1985 Ginger Rogers & Willie Howard
1992 Ginger Rogers & Willie Howard
2001 Ma Rainey acc. by Her Georgia Jazz Band
1991 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
1998 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
1992 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
1994 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
December 26, 1997 Barney Bigard and Orchestra
1989 Ruby Hill, Harold Nicholas
2001 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra, Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
1993 Dizzy Gillespie Jazzmen
2000 João Gilberto
1995 John Coltrane
1991 John Coltrane
December 26, 1997 Julie London
1994 Jack Barker
1998 Johnny Hodges and Orchestra
February 27, 2007 Andy Kirk and His Clouds of Joy
1991 Charles Mingus
1993 Teddy Wilson and His Orchestra with Billie Holiday
1992 Ginger Rogers & Allen Kearns
1990 Julie Andrews
1994 Thelonious Monk
2001 Bruno Martino
1994 Nan Wynn
1993 Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra
September 1998 Mal Waldron with Eric Dolphy and Booker Ervin
1994 Richie Beirach
1989 Claude Thornhill and His Orchestra
September 1998 Miles Davis Quartet
1995 Luiz Bonfá / Eumir Deodato
1989 Billie Holiday
1993 Billie Holiday
2001 Tuskegee Institute Singers
1995 Charles Mingus
2006 Jane Withers
1995 Randy Weston
1985 Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra with vocal refrain by Red McKenzie
1990 João Gilberto
1992 Ethel Merman
1994 Mary Healy
1989 Cab Calloway & His Orchestra
1990 Woody Herman and His Orchestra
April 11, 2000 Woody Herman and His Orchestra
1995 Grace Moore
1989 The Dorsey Brothers Orchestra
December 26, 1997 The Dorsey Brothers Orchestra
1993 The Dorsey Brothers Orchestra
1992 The Dorsey Brothers Orchestra
1993 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
1993 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
July 16, 2013 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra, Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
October 1994 Wayne Shorter
2006 Don Byrd - Gigi Gryce
July 16, 2013 Duke Ellington
1996 Bob Allen and The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra
1996 The Duke Pearson Nonet
1992 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
1993 Dinah Shore with Orchestra
1994 Lawrence Tibbett and Virginia Bruce
September 1998 Thelonious Monk Quintet with Johnny Griffin
1993 John Coltrane
September 1998 Kenny Burrell and Jimmy Raney
1993 Billie Holiday
1991 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
1992 Eddie Cantor
February 27, 2007 Gigi Gryce - Clifford Brown Sextet
February 27, 2007 Tommy Flanagan, John Coltrane, Kenny Burrell, Idrees Sulieman
December 26, 1997 Xavier Cugat and His Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra
September 1998 Sonny Clark Trio
2003 (unknown)
2010 Vic Damone and Music by Camarata
1993 Vic Damone and Music by Camarata
April 11, 2000 Vic Damone and Music by Camarata
1991 Vic Damone and Music by Camarata
2000 Gloria Grafton & Donald Novis
1996 Glen Gray and The Casa Loma Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Eugenie Baird
1988 John Hicks
1989 John Hicks
1992 Shep Fields and His Rippling Rhythm Orchestra
2010 Dizzy Gillespie
1992 Thelonious Monk Trio
1993 Bud Powell
1992 Blue Mitchell
1993 Miles Davis with Sonny Rollins and Horace Silver, Percy Heath, Kenny Clarke
April 11, 2000 The Cookies, The Drifters [US]
2006 Agostinho dos Santos
1992 Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra
1995 Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra
1985 Thelonious Monk
1989 Bud Powell
1995 Johnny Hodges and Orchestra (An Ellington Unit)
1998 Johnny Hodges and Orchestra (An Ellington Unit)
1986 Sonny Rollins Quartet
1994 The Horace Silver Quintet
1991 Bud Shank & Clare Fischer
1988 Sonny Rollins
1985 Thelonious Monk
2003 Katherine Clark
July 28, 2009 Thelonious Monk Trio
1989 Thelonious Monk and Gerry Mulligan
1991 Thelonious Monk and Gerry Mulligan
1992 Earl Hines and His Orchestra
1985 Cootie Williams and His Orchestra
2010 Cootie Williams and His Orchestra
1995 Thelonious Monk
1998 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
1979 Boston Pops Orchestra
2001 Elvin Jones
October 1994 Duke Ellington
2000 Gene Krupa & His Orchestra
2001 Gene Krupa & His Orchestra
1993 Orchestra conducted by Alfred Newman
December 26, 1997 William O'Neal
1990 William O'Neal
1996 Patricia Morison
1995 Miles Davis Quintet
July 28, 2009 Miles Davis Quintet
September 1998 Sonny Rollins
1992 Gertrude Lawrence
1979 Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra
2000 Betty Comden, Nancy Walker, Adolph Green and Cris Alexander
1998 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
1997 Libby Holman
October 1994 The Art Farmer Quartet featuring Jim Hall
1990 Sonny Rollins
2000 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
1991 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
1991 Idrees Sulieman, Webster Young, John Coltrane, Bobby Jaspar with Mal Waldron, Kenny Burrell, Paul Chambers, Art Taylor
1986 Idrees Sulieman, Webster Young, John Coltrane, Bobby Jaspar with Mal Waldron, Kenny Burrell, Paul Chambers, Art Taylor
1988 Idrees Sulieman, Webster Young, John Coltrane, Bobby Jaspar with Mal Waldron, Kenny Burrell, Paul Chambers, Art Taylor
1991 Kurt Weill
1995 The New Miles Davis Quintet
1996 Duke Ellington
1994 Victor Young and His Orchestra
1991 The King Cole Trio
September 1998 John Coltrane
April 11, 2000 Abbie Mitchell
April 11, 2000 Mieko Hirota
1989 Sonny Fortune
2003 Gus Arnheim Coconut Grove Orchestra
1993 The Radiolites
2006 Jackie McLean
1979 The Dave Brubeck Quartet
September 1998 John Coltrane
1994 Isham Jones and His Orchestra
1993 John Payne & Joan Merrill
September 1998 Duke Ellington
2006 Frank Sinatra
1992 Fred Astaire with Johnny Green and His Orchestra
1997 Gertrude Lawrence and Victor Mature
April 11, 2000 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra With Vocals by The Rhythm Boys
1985 Thelonious Monk Trio
1994 Bill Evans, Jim Hall
1998 Duke Ellington
1994 Art Blakey Jazz Messengers
1992 Duke Ellington
1989 The Bill Evans Trio
October 1994 Wayne Shorter
April 11, 2000 Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66
1995 Bing Crosby with John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra
1995 The Pied Pipers with Paul Weston and His Orchestra
1993 Harry Roy & His Orchestra
1993 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
April 11, 2000 Norman Wisdom
December 26, 1997 Frank Sinatra
1991 Lois Deppe & Russell Woodling's Jubilee Singers
1989 Lois Deppe & Russell Woodling's Jubilee Singers
1993 Coleman Hawkins and Orchestra
October 1994 Wayne Shorter
1990 Fay Templeton
2003 Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra
December 26, 1997 Carol Bruce

Songs written by John Hicks

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Naima's Love Song John Hicks John Hicks 1981 Covered by (7 artists)
Slowly but Surely John Hicks Art Blakey September 1966 Covered by Poncho Sanchez

Releases

Albums

Title Performer Release date Label
After the Morning John Hicks 1979 West 54
Ain't Misbehavin' Jimmy Ponder, John Hicks, Don Braden, Dwayne Dolphin, Cecil Brooks III April 11, 2000 HighNote
A Piece for My Peace John Hicks 1996 Landmark Records
Beautiful Friendship Elise Wood / John Hicks 2000 (self-released)
Beyond Expectations John Hicks, Ray Drummond, Marvin "Smitty" Smith 1994 Reservoir Music
California Concert Peter Leitch - John Hicks, David Williams, Billy Higgins July 16, 2013 Jazz House
Cry Me a River John Hicks Trio December 26, 1997 Venus Records
Duality Peter Leitch, John Hicks 1994 Reservoir Music
Exhilaration Peter Leitch, Pepper Adams, John Hicks, Ray Drummond, Billy Hart 1985 Uptown
Fatha's Day - An Earl Hines Songbook John Hicks 2003 HighNote
Friends Old and New John Hicks 1992 Novus
Gentle Rain John Hicks with Walter Booker and Louis Hayes 1995 Sound Hills Records
In Concert John Hicks 1986 Theresa
In Concert [Evidence CD] John Hicks 1993 Evidence Music
In the Mix John Hicks 1995 Landmark Records
I Remember You John Hicks July 28, 2009 HighNote
Is That So? John Hicks 3 1990 Timeless Records
John Hicks Plays Selections from Crazy for You - George & Ira Gershwin John Hicks 1992 Red Baron
Live at Maybeck Recital Hall, Vol. 7 John Hicks 1991 Concord Jazz
Lover Man - A Tribute to Billie Holiday John Hicks 1993 Red Baron
Luminous John Hicks / Elise Wood, Inc. 1992 Evidence Music
Naima's Love Song John Hicks Quartet featuring Bobby Watson 1988 DIW
On the Wings of an Eagle John Hicks | Buster Williams | Louis Hayes February 27, 2007 Chesky Records
Power Trio John Hicks, Cecil McBee, Elvin Jones 1991 Novus
Rhythm-a-ning Kenny Barron-John Hicks Quartet 1989 Candid
Single Petal of a Rose John Hicks / Elise Wood / Walter Booker with guest Jack Walrath October 1994 Mapleshade
Smile Steve Marcus featuring John Hicks, Christian McBride, Marvin "Smitty" Smith 1993 Red Baron
Solid! Eric Alexander, John Hicks, George Mraz, Idris Muhammad September 1998 Milestone
Some Other Time John Hicks 1981 Theresa
Something to Live For - A Billy Strayhorn Songbook John Hicks 1998 HighNote
Steadfast John Hicks 1991 Strata East
Sweet Love of Mine John Hicks 2006 HighNote
Television Bob Mover Quintet featuring John Hicks 1997 DSM
The Bassist - Homage to Diversity Richard Davis with John Hicks 2001 Palmetto Records
The Missouri Connection Jay McShann / John Hicks 1993 Reservoir Music
Twogether John Hicks & Frank Morgan 2010 HighNote
Two of a Kind John Hicks and Ray Drummond 1989 Theresa

Performances also appear on

Title Performer Release date Label
Side by Side, Volume Three Dave Young 1996 Justin Time
Two by Two, Volume One Dave Young 1995 Justin Time