Only a Memory Mitchel Forman. Listen on Apple Music. Released: Dec 31, 1981. More By Mitchel Forman. See All. Live At the A-Trane.
Mitchel Forman – Only A Memory. Label: Soul Note – SN 1070 CD. Format: CD, Album, Reissue. Piano, Organ, Composed By – Mitchel Forman. Producer – Giovanni Bonandrini.
This set, which predates his more electronic recordings, features Mitchel Forman on solo piano and a bit of organ. The six originals range from wistful explorations to a dedication to "The Police. Forman shows off the influences of Keith Jarrett, Chick Corea and Bill Evans a bit, but his musical voice was already on its way to becoming fairly original.
Mitchel Forman (born January 24, 1956) is a jazz and fusion keyboard player currently residing in Southern California. Mitchel Forman began studying classical piano at the age of seven. At 17 he entered the Manhattan School of Music (MSM) for three years of study and began working with bands in New York. Shortly after graduating from MSM he began touring and recording with Gerry Mulligan, playing in both Mulligan's big band and quartet, and work with Stan Getz followed.
Only a Memory from Mitchel Forman (1983) (LP). More Albums by Mitchel Forman. Train of ThoughtMitchel Forman. Childhood DreamsMitchel Forman. More Mr. Nice GuyMitchel Forman.
MITCHEL FORMAN is a fusion, post bop, hard bop post-fusion contemporary music artist. Mitchel Forman began studying classical piano at age seven. At 17 he entered the Manhattan School of Music for three years of study and began working with bands in New York. This recording became Mitchel's first album, Live at Newport. In subsequent years Forman worked on the road with Phil Woods, Carla Bley, Mel Tormé, and Astrud Gilberto. He also recorded two solo piano albums for Soul Note and toured in Europe regularly.
Listen to music from Mitchel Forman like Rizzo, Here There & Everywhere & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Mitchel Forman. Born in Brooklyn, MITCHEL FORMAN began studying classical piano at age 7.
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Mitchel Forman’s first solo piano album for Soul Note recorded in Milan in 1982. Forman has pointed to a number of legendary jazz pianists as his "first heroes", including Oscar Peterson, Bill Evans, McCoy Tyner, Herbie Hancock, Keith Jarrett and Chick Corea. Mitchel Forman has had a continually surprising career. After graduating from the Manhattan School of Music (1978), he recorded three solo acoustic piano albums for the Japanese New Wave and Soul Note labels and worked with Stan Getz, Gerry Mulligan, Carla Bley, and Mel Tormé. His work ended with two piano solo albums : Childhood Dreams and the subsequent Only a Memory. Inside there is excellent music, his compositions have harmonic taste and delicacy. I rediscovery these CDs with pleasure.