ArtistInfo Logo  ArtistInfo

Artist Portrait

Red Mitchell

b, 1927-1992 US, New York City
Musician / Composer of Jazz
A.k.a. Keith Moore Mitchell Keith Mitchell (6)

Red Mitchell was the nickname of Keith Mitchell (6) (born September 20, 1927, New York City, New York, USA - died November 8, 1992, Salem, Oregon, USA) an American jazz double-bassist, composer, lyricist, and poet. Mitchell lived and worked in Sweden from 1968 to 1992. He won a Swedish Grammy Awards twice, first in 1986 and then in 1991. Elder brother of bassist Whitey Mitchell.

  • Bass
  • Piano
  • Vocals
  • Jazz
  • Blues
  • Folk
  • World
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
Body & Soul: Body and Soul on Milestones of a Jazz Legend - Ben Webster, Vol. 8 by Ben Webster
Studio Talk #5 on The Complete Billie Holiday On Verve 1945 - 1959 by Billie Holiday
They Can't Take That Away from Me: Shall we Dance. They can't take That away from me on Milestones of a Jazz Legend - Ben Webster, Vol. 8 by Ben Webster
Moonlight in Vermont on Milestones of a Jazz Legend - Ben Webster, Vol. 8 by Ben Webster
Yokel Boy: Comes Love on Milestones of a Jazz Legend - Ben Webster, Vol. 8 by Ben Webster
I Got Rhythm: Girl Crazy: Embraceable You on Milestones of a Jazz Legend - Ben Webster, Vol. 8 by Ben Webster
In the Middle of a Kiss on Red'N Me by Red Mitchell & Jimmy Rowles
Swingin' the Dream: Darn That Dream on Milestones of a Jazz Legend - Ben Webster, Vol. 8 by Ben Webster
Gee Baby Ain't I Good to You on Milestones of a Jazz Legend - Ben Webster, Vol. 8 by Ben Webster
They Can't Take That Away from Me: Shall we Dance. Let's call the whole thing off on Milestones of a Jazz Legend - Ben Webster, Vol. 8 by Ben Webster

Track list and 30sec audio provided by

Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Valse Hot - Sweet Basil - 1978Jim Hall & Red Mitchell2016Album
Rejoice! + Good Friday Blues + Jazz GuitarRed Mitchell & Jim Hall2016Compil.
Big TwoRed Mitchell, Warne Marsh2009Compil.
Plays Mack The KnifeJ.J. Johnson J.J. Johnson, André Previn, Red Mitchell, Frank Capp2009Album
Live At Port TownsendRed Mitchell, George Cables2005Album
The Jazz AlbumAndré Previn, Itzhak Perlman, Shelly Manne, Jim Hall, Red Mitchell2002Album
DuoWarne Marsh, Red Mitchell1994Album
BlausJan Johansson, Red Mitchell1994Album
Live At SalishanRed Mitchell, Joe Beck1994Album
Live In StockholmRed Mitchell, Joakim Milder, Roger Kellaway1993Album
FinallyJoe Pass, Red Mitchell1993Album
West Of The MoonBosse Broberg, Red Mitchell1993Album
Fifty FiftyRoger Kellaway, Red Mitchell1993Album
Finally: Live In StockholmJoe Pass, Red Mitchell1993Album
We All HopeRed Mitchell, Horace Parlan, Вячеслав Преображенский, The Russian Chamber Orchestra1992Album
Life's A TakeRoger Kellaway / Red Mitchell1992Album
New York NightsMagni Wentzel, Roger Kellaway, Red Mitchell1992Album
Lorraine Geller MemorialLorraine Geller Featuring Herb Geller · Leroy Vinnegar · James Clay · Red Mitchell1992Compil.
That Was ThatRoger Kellaway & Jan Allan & Red Mitchell1991Album
Together AgainGuido Manusardi, Red Mitchell1991Album
"Talking"Red Mitchell With Kenny Barron And Ben Riley1991Album
Jive At FiveClark Terry - Red Mitchell1990Album
Jimmy Rowles Trio, Jazz In Hollywood SeriesJimmy Rowles1990Album
Northern SummitOliver Jones With Herb Ellis And Red Mitchell1990Album
Jive At FiveClark Terry, Red Mitchell1990Album
Doggin' AroundHerb Ellis, Red Mitchell1989Album
A Declaration Of InterdependenceRed Mitchell1989Album
Simple Isn't EasyRed Mitchell1989Album
The Red Barron DuoRed Mitchell & Kenny Barron1988Album
The Very Thought Of YouPutte Wickman & Red Mitchell1988Album
Cats GrooveJack van Poll, Red Mitchell, Ed Thigpen1988Album
Alone TogetherRoger Kellaway & Red Mitchell1988Album
DuoHank Jones, Red Mitchell1987Album
Shining HourJoe Puma, Hod O'Brien, Red Mitchell1987Album
I'm Glad There Is YouJimmy Rowles & Red Mitchell1987Album
Half & HalfDon Friedman Meets Red Mitchell1986Album
Time For LoveLaila Dalseth Featuring Red Mitchell1986Album
To Duke And BasieClark Terry / Red Mitchell1986Album
Young ForeverNisse Sandström, Horace Parlan, Red Mitchell1986Album
Life's A TakeRich Matteson - Red Mitchell1985Album
My Foolish ThingsGuido Manusardi, Red Mitchell, Mario Lago1985Album
Home Suite...Red Mitchell1985Album
The Mitchell-Marsh Big Two - Hot HouseRed Mitchell, Warne Marsh1985Album
The Jimmy Rowles / Red Mitchell TrioJimmy Rowles, Red Mitchell, Colin Bailey1985Album
When I'm SingingRed Mitchell1983Album
Two Of A MindBill Mays, Red Mitchell1983Album
The John Lewis AlbumJohn Lewis, Putte Wickman, Red Mitchell1983Album
Moods UnlimitedBill Evans / Hank Jones / Red Mitchell1983Album
Holiday For MonicaMonica Zetterlund, Red Mitchell, Nisse Sandström, Horace Parlan1983Album
VirtuosoRed Mitchell1982Album
Soft And Warm - And Swinging!Red Mitchell1982Album
Only Lonely And Soft And WarmRed Mitchell1982Single
Kenny Drew Meets Red Mitchell At 歪珠亭Kenny Drew, Red Mitchell1982Album
GrooveyPhil Wilson, Rich Matteson, Bengt Hallberg, Jack Petersen, Jim Riggs, Red Mitchell, Egil Johansen1982Album
West Coast RhythmStan Levey – Red Mitchell1982Album
Where One RelaxesBill Dobbins / Red Mitchell1981Album
Brhams LullabyeClark Terry, Red Mitchell, Horace Parlan1981Album
Three For AllPhil Woods / Tommy Flanagan / Red Mitchell1981Album
I Remember YouKarin Krog / Warne Marsh / Red Mitchell1981Album
It's A BreezeItzhak Perlman, André Previn, Shelly Manne, Jim Hall, Red Mitchell1981Album
Super-SessionTommy Flanagan, Red Mitchell, Elvin Jones1980Album
A Different Kind Of BluesItzhak Perlman, André Previn, Shelly Manne, Jim Hall, Red Mitchell1980Album
A Different Kind Of BluesItzhak Perlman, André Previn, Shelly Manne, Jim Hall, Red Mitchell1980Album
You're MeTommy Flanagan, Red Mitchell1980Album
SymbiosisGuido Manusardi & Red Mitchell, Guido Manusardi Quartet1980Album
Bass ClubRed Mitchell, Isao Suzuki, Tsuyoshi Yamamoto1980Album
EmpathyJoe Beck, Red Mitchell1980Album
Funk Dumplin'sClark Terry Quartet Featuring Red Mitchell1979Album
What I AmRed Mitchell1979Album
Red'n MeJimmy Rowles & Red Mitchell1979Album
Blues For A Crushed SoulRed Mitchell / Communication1978Album
Scairport BluesRed Mitchell1978Album
Out Of NowhereClark Terry, Red Mitchell, Horace Parlan1978Album
Jim Hall / Red MitchellJim Hall / Red Mitchell1978Album
But Three's A CrowdKarin Krog & Red Mitchell1977Album
Sessions, LiveAndré Previn, Shelly Manne And Red Mitchell1976Album
Red Mitchell Meets Guido ManusardiRed Mitchell Meets Guido Manusardi1976Album
I Concentrate On You - A Tribute To Cole PorterLee Konitz & Red Mitchell1974Album
Two Way ConversationBarney Kessel & Red Mitchell1974Album
Bästisar!Evabritt Strandberg + Red Mitchell1973Album
Live At CervantesRobert Malmberg & Red Mitchell1973Album
Bob Brookmeyer Featuring John Williams & Red MitchellBob Brookmeyer Featuring Red Mitchell & John Williams1963Album
Walt Disney Presents Best Loved Fairy Tales: The Stories Children Love To Hear Over And Over AgainRica Moore, Larry Bunker, Red Mitchell1962Album
The Light Fantastic, A Tribute To Fred AstaireThe André Previn Trio With Red Mitchell And Frank Capp1962Album
Rejoice!Red Mitchell1961Album
Good Friday Blues: The Modest Jazz TrioJim Hall / Red Mitchell / Thomas Kelly1960Album
Four!Hampton Hawes !!!! With Barney Kessel, Shelly Manne & Red Mitchell1959Album
Bells Are RingingShelly Manne & His Friends, André Previn & Red Mitchell1959Album
Tenors Head-OnBill Perkins, Richie Kamuca With Pete Jolly, Stan Levey, Red Mitchell1957Album
Jazz MainstreamOscar Pettiford / Red Mitchell1957Compil.
Presenting Red MitchellRed Mitchell1957Album
Red MitchellRed Mitchell1956Album
Happy MinorsRed Mitchell, Bob Brookmeyer, Zoot Sims1955Album
Americans In SwedenJimmy Raney, Lars Gullin, Lee Konitz, Zoot Sims, Bengt Hallberg, Gösta Theselius, Putte Wickman, Red Mitchell1954Single
Swingin' In SwedenÅke Persson, Carl-Henrik Norin, Johnny Ekh, Bengt Hallberg, Red Mitchell, Robert E. White, Ernie Englund, Lars Gullin1954Single
Some O' This and Some O' ThatRoger Kellaway, Putte Wickman, Red MitchellAlbum
ArtistInfo App
ArtistInfo for iOS and ArtistInfo for Mac are presenting musicians, composers and producers that are envolved in the musical work that you are listening to in Apple Music, iTunes, or Spotify. Discover new music via the network among artists. Manage your favorite musicians and albums via iCloud and share recommendations with your friends via email, AirDrop, or Social Media.

App Store Logo     Mac App Store Logo

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.
Other Search Results
Red Mitchell eg, acg Pop
Red Mitchell Quartet Jazz
Red Mitchell Quintet Jazz
Red Mitchell Trio Jazz
Universal Link:
ArtistInfo Community
Most seen topics within ArtistInfo:

Top 10 Artists    Top 20 Albums
What others are currently looking for:

Recent Artists    Recent Albums

ArtistInfo Logo ArtistInfo by Metason © 2015-2020 Metason Logo