LEON MITCHELL'S DISCOGRAPHY


(1) "LATE SPRING" - Composer and Arranger
Recorded October 9, 1956 - New York City
ART BLAKEY'S JAZZ MESSENGERS
"Hard Drive" LP on Bethlehem Records - Time 5:49
Art Blakey, drums; Bill Hardman, trumpet; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax;
Junior Mance, piano; and "Spanky" DeBrest, bass

(2) "TO LADY" - Composer and Arranger
Recorded July 21, 1959 - Capitol Studios, New York City
(Same day as Billie Holiday's Funeral in Harlem)
MAX ROACH PLUS FOUR
"Max Roach Plus Four" LP on Mercury Records - Time 6:09
Max Roach, drums; Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax; Tommy Turrentine, trumpet;
Julian Priester, trombone; and Bob Boswell, bass

"TO LADY" - Re-release 2001
"The Complete Mercury Max Roach Plus Four Sessions"
Mosaic Records - MD7-201

(3) "OH SO BLUE" - Composer and Arranger
Recorded July 14, 1960 - Rudy Van Gelder's Studio
HORACE PARLAN
"Speakin' My Piece" LP on Blue Note Records - Time 7:40
Horace Parlan, piano; Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax; Tommy Turrentine, trumpet;
George Tucker, bass; and Al Harewood, drums

(4) "OH SO BLUE" - Alternate Take - Time 7:41

(5) "FINE L'IL LASS" - Composer and Arranger
Recorded January 20, 1961 - Rudy Van Gelder's Studio
STANLEY TURRENTINE
"Comin' Your Way" LP on Blue Note Records - Time 6:21
Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax; Tommy Turrentine, trumpet; Horace Parlan, piano;
George Tucker, bass; and Al Harewood, drums

(6) "RAY C" - Composer and Arranger (AKA "Coltrane Lane" by JFK Quintet)
Recorded March 18, 1961 - Rudy Van Gelder's Studio
HORACE PARLAN
"2T's + Us Three" LP on Blue Note Records - Time 6:57
Horace Parlan, piano; Stanley Turrentine, tenor sax; Tommy Turrentine, trumpet;
George Tucker, bass; and Al Harewood, drums

"OH SO BLUE" ("OH SO BLUE" Alternate Take) & "RAY C" - Re-release 2001
"The Complete Blue Note Horace Parlan Sessions"
Mosaic Records - MD5-197

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(7) "A'KEEM" (Brothers) - Composer and Arranger
Recorded 1978 - Virtue Recording Studios, Phila., PA
CULLEN KNIGHT
"Looking Up" LP on Tree Top Records - Time 5:34
Cullen Knight, trumpet/flugelhorn; Bootsie Barnes, tenor sax; Fred Joiner, trombone;
Gerald "Twig" Smith, guitar; Jimmy Batton, piano; Kenny Davis, electricb bass;
Newman Baker, drums; Ed Watkins, latin percussion

(8) "HERE COMES BILLY" - Composer and Arranger
Recorded 1978 - Virtue Recording Studios, Phila., PA
CULLEN KNIGHT
"Looking Up" LP on Tree Top Records - Time 4:53
Cullen Knight, trumpet/flugelhorn; Bootsie Barnes, tenor sax; Fred Joiner, trombone;
Gerald "Twig" Smith, guitar; Jimmy Batton, piano; Kenny Davis, electricb bass;
Newman Baker, drums; Ed Watkins, latin percussion

(8) "PSHALOM" - Composer and Arranger
Recorded 1978 - Virtue Recording Studios, Phila., PA
CULLEN KNIGHT
"Looking Up" LP on Tree Top Records - Time 5:08
Cullen Knight, trumpet/flugelhorn; Bootsie Barnes, tenor sax; Fred Joiner, trombone;
Gerald "Twig" Smith, guitar; Jimmy Batton, piano; Kenny Davis, electricb bass;
Newman Baker, drums; Ed Watkins, latin percussion

(10) "TO LADY" - Composer and Arranger
Recorded 2002 - Golden Pyramid Studios, Phila., PA (New Vocal Version)
ELLA GAHNT & THE DR. JAY TRIO
"Immaculate Union" CD on Inner Fire Records - Time 5:32
Ella Gahnt, vocals; Dr. Jay Fluellen, piano; Micha Jones, bass;
Tony Deangelis, drums

(11) "OH SO BLUE" - Composer and Arranger
Recorded 2002 - Golden Pyramid Studios, Phila., PA (New Vocal Version)
ELLA GAHNT & THE DR. JAY TRIO
"Immaculate Union" CD on Inner Fire Records - Time 4:44
Ella Gahnt, vocals; Dr. Jay Fluellen, piano; Micha Jones, bass;
Tony Deangelis, drums


You can contact Leon Mitchell at 215-763-2819 (U.S.A.)
For email - LeonMit@comcast.net
For resume, visit PhillyLegendsOfJazz.com