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Mitchel Forman

Primary Instrument: Piano

Born: January 24, 1956    

Mitchel Forman

Born in Brooklyn 52 years ago, MITCHEL FORMAN began studying classical piano at age 7. At 17 he entered the Manhattan School of Music for three years of study and began working with bands in New York.

Shortly after graduating from MSM Mitchel began touring and recording with Gerry Mulligan, playing in both his big band and quartet. Work with Stan Getz followed. In 1980 his solo career began with a piano performance at the Newport Jazz Festival. This recording became Mitchel's first album, “Live at Newport”.

The next few years brought new challenges to MITCHEL FORMAN with work on the road with Phil Woods, Carla Bley, Mel Torme, and Astrud Gilberto. He also recorded two solo piano albums for Soul Note and toured in Europe regularly....
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”A pianist and composer of formidable technical facilities . . . able to integrate poignantly introspective, impressionistic feelings into sophisticated structures that cohere so naturally it's easy to overlook their inherent complexity and formal logic.” --Cliff Tinder - Musician Magazine
  • Lost and Found

    Marsis Jazz
    2010
  • Now And Then

    Magenta Records
    1993
  • More Mr. Nice Guy

    Magenta Records
    1985
  • Only A Memory

    Magenta Records
    1983
  • Childhood Dreams

    Magenta Records
    1982
  • Live At Newport 1980

    Magenta Records
    1980

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