Milt Hinton



Milt Hinton

Rating
Active
1930 to 2000
Born
June 23, 1910 in Vicksburg
Died
December 19, 2000
Location
Vicksburg, Mississippi, United States
Biography
Milton John "Milt" Hinton (June 23, 1910 – December 19, 2000), regarded as the Dean of jazz bass players, was an American double bassist and photographer. His nicknames included "Sporty" from his years in Chicago, "Fump" from his time on the road with Cab Calloway, and "The Judge" from the 1950s and beyond.

Top Songs by Milt Hinton


Body and Soul

by Eddie Higgins, Milt Hinton & Bobby Rosengarden

A Hundred Years from Today

by Eddie Higgins, Milt Hinton & Bobby Rosengarden

St. Louis Blues

by Eddie Higgins, Milt Hinton & Bobby Rosengarden

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Jam Sessions Vol. 8 (1955)

Jam Sessions Vol. 8 (1955)

Ruby Braff December 2, 2017

10 Tracks

East Coast Jazz - 5

East Coast Jazz - 5

Milt Hinton February 25, 2014

11 Tracks

East Coast Jazz, Vol. 5 (Remastered 2013)

East Coast Jazz, Vol. 5 (Remastered 2013)

Milt Hinton February 25, 2014

10 Tracks

Percussion and Bass

Percussion and Bass

Milt Hinton January 19, 2010

12 Tracks

Percussion And Bass (Digitally Remastered)

Percussion And Bass (Digitally Remastered)

Milt Hinton January 19, 2010

12 Tracks

Bassically With Blue

Bassically With Blue

Milt Hinton October 15, 2007

12 Tracks

The Trio

The Trio

Hank Jones December 19, 2006

7 Tracks

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