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Chris Mitchell

bs, tb, CA
Musician / Composer / Arranger of Jazz

Saxophonist, Arranger, Composer - Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Born in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada. He lived and performed in the province of Nova Scotia from 1989 to 1996 when he moved to Toronto, Ontario to continue with his already well-established career as a busy studio musician and live jazz performer. After several successful years performing on the Toronto scene, he returned to Nova Scotia to accept an appointment as Professor of Saxophone Studies and Jazz Educator at Dalhousie University in Halifax, where he also maintains ‘MitchMusic’, a full-scale commercial music company composing for a variety of soundtrack applications. Three East Coast Music Award nominations, winning Jazz Artist of the Year in 1995. The Chris Mitchell Quintet was the recipient of the prestigious “Prix De Jazz DuMaurier”. Chris' symphony arrangement of his composition The Fog was featured in performance with Symphony Nova Scotia as part of the ECMA celebrations in February 2007.

     
Instruments
  • Bariton sax
  • Trombone
Popular Tracks   
Can You Feel the Love Tonight on Saxy Squad by Chris Mitchell
I Can't Stop Loving You on Saxy Squad by Chris Mitchell
Silent Night on White Christmas by Chris Mitchell
A Whole New World on Saxy Squad by Chris Mitchell
It's Alright (Why You Gotta) on Saxy Squad by Chris Mitchell
Beauty and the Beast on Saxy Squad by Chris Mitchell
I Wish You Love on Saxy Squad by Chris Mitchell
Songbird on Saxy Squad by Chris Mitchell
A Thousand Years on Saxy Squad by Chris Mitchell
Karlar Duşer (Snow Falling) (Feat. Tolga Guner) on Turquoise by Chris Mitchell

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Band Members
Discography
Title Artist Year Type
The Witches Of RedbeardChris Mitchell Special Guest Artist Phil Woods1998Album
CollageChris Mitchell1994Album
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