Red Mitchell



Red Mitchell

Rating
Active
1950 to 2000
Born
September 20, 1927 in New York
Died
November 8, 1992
Location
New York, New York, United States
Biography
Keith Moore "Red" Mitchell (September 20, 1927, New York City - November 8, 1992, Salem, Oregon), was an American jazz double-bassist, composer, lyricist, and poet. Biography: Mitchell was born on September 20, 1927, in New York City. His younger brother, Whitey Mitchell, also became a jazz bassist. Mitchell was raised in New Jersey by a father who was an engineer and loved music, and a mother who loved poetry. His first instruments were piano, alto saxophone, and clarinet. Although Cornell University awarded him an engineering scholarship, by 1947 he was in the US Army playing bass. The next year he was in a jazz trio in New York City.

Top Songs by Red Mitchell


With Care From Someone

by Doug Dillard, Bernie Leadon, , Don Beck, , Milt Holland &

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


The Vinyl Masters Presenting Red Mitchell

The Vinyl Masters Presenting Red Mitchell

Red Mitchell October 28, 2016

7 Tracks

Communication

Communication

Red Mitchell September 18, 2015

9 Tracks

Everything Happens to Me

Everything Happens to Me

Red Mitchell September 8, 2014

8 Tracks

Swing Spring

Swing Spring

Red Mitchell August 1, 2014

8 Tracks

Rosie's Spirit

Rosie's Spirit

Red Mitchell January 27, 2014

6 Tracks

Hear Ye!

Hear Ye!

Red Mitchell December 30, 2013

6 Tracks

Red'n Me

Red'n Me

Jimmy Rowles December 10, 2013

8 Tracks

Hear Ye!!!! Hear Ye!!!! Hear Ye!!!! (Bonus Track Version)

Hear Ye!!!! Hear Ye!!!! Hear Ye!!!! (Bonus Track Version)

Red Mitchell December 1, 2013

8 Tracks

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