Milt Hinton

Born 23 June 1910. Died 19 December 2000
Milt Hinton
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.31.1/img/default_artist_images/pop1.jpg
1910-06-23
https://musicbrainz.org/artist/4e525f48-6ebf-45fe-8d57-3fd730970725
Milt Hinton

Milt Hinton Biography (Wikipedia)

Milton John Hinton (June 23, 1910 – December 19, 2000) was an American double bassist and photographer.

Regarded as the Dean of American jazz bass players, his nicknames included "Sporty" from his years in Chicago, "Fump" from his time on the road with Cab Calloway, and "The Judge" from the 1950s and beyond.Hinton's recording career lasted over 60 years, mostly in jazz but also with a variety of other genres as a prolific session musician.

He was also a photographer of note, praised for documenting American jazz during the 20th Century.

This entry is from Wikipedia, the user-contributed encyclopedia. It may not have been reviewed by professional editors and is licensed under an Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons License. If you find the biography content factually incorrect or highly offensive you can edit this article at Wikipedia. Find out more about our use of this data.


Milt Hinton Tracks

Sort by

Harry Warren
One sweet letter from you
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqtwq.jpg
link
One sweet letter from you
Ruby Braff
Someday
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.31.1/img/track_fallback.png
link
Someday
Milt Hinton
Bass Pandemonium
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.31.1/img/track_fallback.png
link
Bass Pandemonium
Fred Ahlert & Milt Hinton
Mean To Me
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.31.1/img/track_fallback.png
link
Mean To Me

Mean To Me

Composer
Fred Ahlert
Ralph Sutton
Swing That Music
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.31.1/img/track_fallback.png
link
Swing That Music
Bob Barnard
Rain
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.31.1/img/track_fallback.png
link
Rain
Bob Barnard
One Morning In May
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.31.1/img/track_fallback.png
link
One Morning In May
Ralph Sutton
I'Ve Found A New Baby
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p06f4wk1.jpg
link
I'Ve Found A New Baby
Ralph Sutton
'Fore Day Rider
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p06f4wk1.jpg
link
'Fore Day Rider
Quincy Jones and His Orchestra
The Quintessence
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.31.1/img/track_fallback.png
link
The Quintessence
Ben Webster
Chelsea Bridge
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p06sw2jq.jpg
link
Chelsea Bridge
Cozy Cole, CAB CALLOWAY, CAB CALLOWAY, Quentin Jackson, Andy Brown, Jerry Blake, Tyree Glenn, Danny Barker, Mario Bauzá, Dizzy Gillespie, Keg Johnson, Walter Thomas, Leon "Chu" Berry, Lammar Wright, Milt Hinton, Hilton Jefferson & Benny Payne
Ghost of a Chance
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p051y03z.jpg
link
Ghost of a Chance
Leon "Chu" Berry
Hot Mallets
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqlq0.jpg
link
Hot Mallets
Lionel Hampton
Shufflin' At The Hollywood
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqtwq.jpg
link
Shufflin' At The Hollywood
Lionel Hampton
Sweethearts On Parade
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.31.1/img/track_fallback.png
link
Sweethearts On Parade

Sweethearts On Parade

Performer
Lionel Hampton
The Sound Of Jazz, Henry “Red” Allen, Rex Stewart, Pee Wee Russell, Coleman Hawkins, Vic Dickenson, Nat Pierce, Danny Barker, Milt Hinton, Jo Jones & The Sound Of Jazz
Rosetta
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p03kc1x6.jpg
link
Rosetta
Billie Holiday
When It's Sleepy Time Down South
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqlc9.jpg
link
When It's Sleepy Time Down South
Billie Holiday
The Way You Look Tonight
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqlc9.jpg
link
The Way You Look Tonight
Denzil Best
A Hundred Years From Today
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.31.1/img/track_fallback.png
link
A Hundred Years From Today

A Hundred Years From Today

Performer
Denzil Best
Sidney Gross
Ruby Braff
Sol Yaged
Kenny Kersey
Jack Teagarden Plus Band
Lucky Thompson
Composer
Jack Teagarden
Art Blakey
Left Field
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqgw5.jpg
link
Left Field
Milt Hinton
Three Little Words
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqm3l.jpg
link
Three Little Words
George Russell
Concerto for Billy the Kid
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.31.1/img/track_fallback.png
link
Concerto for Billy the Kid
George Russell
Ye Hypocrite, Ye Beelzebub
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01br4fk.jpg
link
Ye Hypocrite, Ye Beelzebub
Dick Hyman
Maria Elena
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.31.1/img/track_fallback.png
link
Maria Elena
Wally Ryerson, Jose Mangual, Erroll Garner, Erroll Garner, Milt Hinton & Herb Lovelle
Autumn Leaves
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.31.1/img/track_fallback.png
link
Autumn Leaves

Autumn Leaves

Performer
Wally Ryerson, Jose Mangual, Erroll Garner, Erroll Garner, Milt Hinton & Herb Lovelle
Charles Mingus
The Shoes of the Fisherman's Wife Are Some Jive Ass Slippers
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqly5.jpg
link
The Shoes of the Fisherman's Wife Are Some Jive Ass Slippers
Load more tracks

Performances & Interviews from Similar Artists

Back to artist