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Mitchell
United States

Mike Mitchell

Stanley Clarke Band/Stanley Clarke Trio

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With MEINL since:

September 2013

Birthday:

November 12, 1994

Zodiac Sign:

Scorpio

Place of birth:

Cityview, Texas

Currently living in:

Dallas, Texas

Drumming since:

1997

Car that you currently drive:

various hipster bicycles

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

I enjoy going to art galleries

Favorite Food:

Shrimp Scampi

Favorite Drink:

Jamba Juice Strawberry Surf Rider

Teacher:

Chris Knox

Highlight of your career so far:

A major highlight in my career was at 17, playing at the Inaugurali nternational Jazz Day Celebration with Herbie Hancock.

Drumming strengths:

Making people feel good through the music that I play.

Drumming means to me:

Drumming to me is what “feelings” sound like.

Advice for up and coming drummers:

Always play from your heart, never solely rely on your brain.

How would you describe yourself:

I would describe myself as young and open-minded.

When I look back on my life one day, I would like to be able to say:

“I’m satisfied!”

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