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Blue Mitchell

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Blue Mitchell

Blue Mitchell has been played on NTS shows including Ross Allen, with Harmony Of The Underworld first played on 2 September 2015.

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 on Blue Note Records.

Mitchell was born and raised in Miami, Florida. He began playing trumpet in high school where he acquired his nickname, Blue.

After high school he played in the rhythm and blues ensembles of Paul Williams, Earl Bostic, and Chuck Willis. After returning to Miami he was noticed…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Melody For Thelma
Louie Bellson, Blue Mitchell
Original Jazz Classics, Pablo Records1994
Melody For Thelma
Louie Bellson, Blue MitchellOriginal Jazz Classics, Pablo Records1994
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Mamacita
Blue Mitchell
Blue Note1980
Mamacita
Blue MitchellBlue Note1980
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Harmony Of The Underworld
Blue Mitchell
Mainstream Records1974
Harmony Of The Underworld
Blue MitchellMainstream Records1974
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