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Blue Mitchell

tr, 1930-1979 US, Miami
Musician / Composer of Jazz
A.k.a. Richard Allen Mitchell

Richard Allen "Blue" Mitchell (March 13, 1930 – May 21, 1979) was an American jazz, rhythm and blues, soul, rock, and funk trumpeter, known for many albums recorded as leader and sideman for Riverside, Blue Note and then Mainstream Records.

        
Instruments
  • Trumpet
  • Flugelhorn
  • Vocals
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Blues
  • R&B/Soul
Popular Tracks   
The People In Nassau on Heads Up! by Blue Mitchell
I'll Close My Eyes on Blue's Moods by Blue Mitchell
March On Selma - Remastered on Down With It by Blue Mitchell
Soul Village on Feeling Good - The Supreme Sound Of Producer Bob Shad by Various Artists
Rigor Mortez - Rudy Van Gelder 24-Bit Mastering/2003 Remaster on Boss Horn by Blue Mitchell
Park Avenue Petite (Take 1) on Blue Soul [Keepnews Collection] by Blue Mitchell
Good Humor Man on Heads Up! by Blue Mitchell
Tones For Joan's Bones - Rudy Van Gelder 24-Bit Mastering/2003 Remaster on Boss Horn by Blue Mitchell
There Will Never Be Another You on Big 6 by Blue Mitchell
Perception - Remastered on Down With It by Blue Mitchell

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Band Members
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
The Complete Albums Collection: 1958-1963Blue Mitchell2017Compil.
Baltimore 1966Blue Mitchell & Sonny Red2016Album
Good Humour Man / One To Grow OnBlue Mitchell / UMC'S2015Single
My Jazz Collection 26Blue Mitchell2014Album
My Jazz Collection 27Blue Mitchell2014Album
Seven Classic AlbumsBlue Mitchell2013Compil.
African Violet / Summer SoftBlue Mitchell2011Album
Les McCann Ltd. In New York (Recorded "Live" At The Village Gate)Les McCann Ltd. • Stanley Turrentine • Blue Mitchell with Frank Haynes, Herbie Lewis, Ron Jefferson2010Album
The Dolo Coker SessionsArt Pepper & Blue Mitchell2008Compil.
Plays For LoversBlue Mitchell2003Compil.
Modern Jazz Trumpets Best SelectionMiles Davis, Chet Baker, Clifford Brown, Blue Mitchell, Kenny Dorham, Nat Adderley, Art Farmer, Clark Terry2002Compil.
The Complete Blue Note Blue Mitchell Sessions (1963-67)Blue Mitchell1998Album
S'posin' Part 1 / Part 2Bobby Timmons With Blue Mitchell1998Single
LiveBlue Mitchell1995Album
Blue's MoodsBlue Mitchell1994Album
Graffiti BluesBlue Mitchell1991Compil.
Blues On My Mind - The Riverside CollectionBlue Mitchell1988Compil.
Step LightlyBlue Mitchell1980Album
A Blue TimeBlue Mitchell1980Compil.
Summer SoftBlue Mitchell1978Album
Silver BlueAl Cohn, Dexter Gordon, Barry Harris, Louis Hayes, Sam Jones, Blue Mitchell, Sam Noto1977Album
African VioletBlue Mitchell1977Album
True BlueAl Cohn, Dexter Gordon, Barry Harris, Louis Hayes, Sam Jones, Blue Mitchell, Sam Noto1977Album
Funktion JunctionBlue Mitchell1976Album
I'm In HeavenBlue Mitchell1976Single
Creepin'Blue Mitchell1975Single
Stratosonic NuancesBlue Mitchell1975Album
Stratosonic NuancesBlue Mitchell1975Single
Many Shades Of BlueBlue Mitchell1974Album
BootyBlue Mitchell, Roy Haynes, Charles Kynard, Charles Williams1974Album
JazzHarold Land, Bobby Hutcherson, Blue Mitchell, Joe Sample, Stanley Clarke, Freddie Robinson, Hadley Caliman, Buddy Terry, Woody Shaw, Eddie Henderson1974Compil.
Graffiti BluesBlue Mitchell1973Album
Graffiti BluesBlue Mitchell1973Single
The Last Tango=BluesBlue Mitchell1973Album
Last Tango In Paris / Queen BeyBlue Mitchell1973Single
Asso-KamBlue Mitchell1973Single
Blues' BluesBlue Mitchell1972Album
Soul Village / Queen BeyBlue Mitchell1971Single
Blue MitchellBlue Mitchell1971Album
Blue Mitchell Lp's 1971 - 1974Blue Mitchell1971Album
Vital BlueBlue Mitchell1971Album
Soul Village / Queen BeyBlue Mitchell1971Single
Swahilli Suite / Collision In BlackBlue Mitchell1969Single
Collision In BlackBlue Mitchell1969Album
Bantu VillageBlue Mitchell1969Album
H.N.I.C.Blue Mitchell1969Single
Heads Up!Blue Mitchell1968Album
Boss HornBlue Mitchell1967Album
Bring It Home To MeBlue Mitchell1966Album
The Thing To DoBlue Mitchell1965Album
Giants MeetingBlue Mitchell And Wynton Kelly1964Single
Fungii MamaBlue Mitchell1964Single
The Cup BearersBlue Mitchell1963Album
Les McCann Ltd. In New York (Recorded "Live" At The Village Gate)Les McCann Ltd. • Stanley Turrentine • Blue Mitchell with Frank Haynes, Herbie Lewis, Ron Jefferson1962Album
A Sure ThingBlue Mitchell1962Album
ImagesSonny Red With Blue Mitchell And Grant Green1962Album
A Jazz Version Of KeanThe Riverside Jazz Stars Featuring Blue Mitchell, Jimmy Heath And The Bobby Timmons Trio1961Album
Junior's Cookin'The Junior Cook Quintet Featuring Blue Mitchell1961Album
Kinda VagueBlue Mitchell1960Single
Blue's MoodsBlue Mitchell1960Album
So Tired / The Touch Of Your LipsBobby Timmons with Blue Mitchell, Sam Jones, Art Blakey1960Single
Soul TimeBobby Timmons With Blue Mitchell1960Single
Out Of The BlueBlue Mitchell1959Album
Big SixBlue Mitchell1958Single
Big 6Blue Mitchell1958Album
Thunderfist ET's / Score From ThunderfistNo Artist / The Lamont Johnson Quintet Featuring Thunderfist FilmsSingle
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To all the music fans that are contributing on Discogs, MusicBrainz and Wikipedia. Thanks to Franz Flückiger for providing Storygram used to visualize band membership and together with Stefan Guggisberg for the visual data mining application ArtistAnalytics.
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