Blue Mitchell

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Lyrical jazz trumpeter with luminous timbre whose style was easily adapted to either R&B or jazz.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Out of the Blue
1959 Out of the Blue Original Jazz Classics / Riverside
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Big 6
1959 Big 6 Original Jazz Classics
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Blue Soul
1959 Blue Soul OJC / Riverside
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Blue's Moods
1960 Blue's Moods Original Jazz Classics / OJC / Riverside
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Smooth As the Wind
1961 Smooth As the Wind Original Jazz Classics
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A Sure Thing
1962 A Sure Thing Original Jazz Classics
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The Cup Bearers
1963 The Cup Bearers Original Jazz Classics
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Blue Mitchell
1963 Blue Mitchell Boplicity
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Step Lightly
1963 Step Lightly Blue Note
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The Thing to Do
1964 The Thing to Do Blue Note
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Down with It!
1965 Down with It! Toshiba EMI
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Boss Horn
1966 Boss Horn Blue Note
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Bring It Home to Me
1966 Bring It Home to Me Blue Note
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Heads Up
1967 Heads Up Blue Note
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Collision in Black
1969 Collision in Black
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Bantu Village
1970 Bantu Village
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Soul Village
1971 Soul Village Mainstream
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Vital Blue
1973 Vital Blue Mainstream
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The Last Tango = Blues
1973 The Last Tango = Blues P-Vine Records
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Blue's Blues
1974 Blue's Blues P-Vine Records
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Graffiti Blues
1974 Graffiti Blues Mainstream
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Many Shades of Blue
1974 Many Shades of Blue P-Vine Records
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Strato Sonic
1975 Strato Sonic RCA
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Stratosonic Nuances
1975 Stratosonic Nuances RCA
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Live
1976 Live Just Jazz / Black Label
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Funktion
1976 Funktion RCA
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Funktion Junction
1976 Funktion Junction RCA
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True Blue
1976 True Blue Xanadu Records
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African Violet
1977 African Violet Blue Note
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Mapenzi
1977 Mapenzi Concord Jazz
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Mapenzi
1977 Mapenzi Concord Jazz / Concord
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Summer Soft
1977 Summer Soft Blue Note
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Last Dance
1982 Last Dance Jam Records
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Live at Douglas Beach House 1976
1998 Live at Douglas Beach House 1976 CLP
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Legendary Quartet Sessions with Wynton Kelly
Legendary Quartet Sessions with Wynton Kelly Essential Jazz Classics
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