On August 19, 2009, “Venus” label released “Minor Blues”, the 43rd Kenny Barron album. It was recorded in 2009, and was produced by Tetsuo Hara and Todd Barkan.
- Kenny Barron– piano
- George Mraz– bass
- Ben Riley– drums
- Minor Blues – Kenny Barron
- Beautiful Love – Wayne King, Victor Young, Egbert Van Alstyne, Haven Gillespie
- Emily – Johnny Mandel, Johnny Mercer
- For Heaven’s Sake – Elise Bretton, Sherman Edwards, Donald Meyer
- How Deep Is the Ocean? – Irving Berlin
- Too Late Now – Burton Lane, Alan Jay Lerner
- Don’t Explain – Billie Holiday, Arthur Herzog Jr.
- Hush-a-Bye – Ambroise Thomas, Sammy Fain, Jerry Seelen
- I’ve Never Been in Love Before – Frank Loesser
- My Ideal – Leo Robin, Richard A. Whiting, Newell Chase