Steal Away (album)

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Steal Away
Studio album by Charlie Haden and Hank Jones
Released 1995
Recorded June 29 & 30, 1994
Genre Jazz
Length 65:19
Label Verve
Producer Charlie Haden
Charlie Haden chronology
Always Say Goodbye
(1993)
Steal Away
(1994)
Now is the Hour
(1995)
Hank Jones chronology
The Music of Thad Jones
(1993)
Steal Away
(1995)
Ain't Misbehavin'
(1999)

Steal Away is an album by pianist Hank Jones and bassist Charlie Haden recorded in 1995 and released on the Verve label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars stating "These melodic yet subtly swinging interpretations hold one's interest throughout and reward repeated listenings".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions traditional except as indicated
  1. "It's Me, O Lord (Standin' in the Need of Prayer)" - 5:22
  2. "Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen" - 3:44
  3. "Spiritual" (Charlie Haden) - 4:20
  4. "Wade in the Water" - 4:05
  5. "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot" - 2:04
  6. "Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child" - 4:31
  7. "L' Amour de Moy" - 4:55
  8. "Danny Boy" (Frederic Weatherly) - 5:51
  9. "I've Got a Robe, You Got a Robe (Goin' to Shout All over God's Heav'n)" - 3:49
  10. "Steal Away" - 2:49
  11. "We Shall Overcome" - 5:33
  12. "Go Down Moses" - 6:04
  13. "My Lord, What a Mornin'" - 4:35
  14. "Hymn Medley: Abide With Me/Just as I Am Without One Plea/What a Friend We Have in Jesus/Amazing Grace" (Henry Francis Lyte, William Henry Monk/Charlotte Elliott, William Bachelder Bradbury/Joseph M. Scriven, Charles Crozat Converse/John Newton) - 7:37
  • Recorded at Radio Canada Studio B in Montreal, Canada on June 29 & 30, 1994

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Discogs album entry accessed December 7, 2011
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed December 7, 2011