Artist

Mitchell Parish

Mitchell Parish
Real name
Michael Hyman Pashelinsky
Born
July 10, 1900
Died
March 31, 1993
Country
United States
Comments
Lyricist. Parish was born into a Jewish family in Lithuania that immigrated to the United States before Parish's first birthday.
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Songs written by Mitchell Parish

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
One Morning in May Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish Hoagy Carmichael and His Orchestra 1934 (40 artists)
Don't Be That Way Benny Goodman, Mitchell Parish, Edgar M. Sampson Chick Webb and His Orchestra 1935 (76 artists)
Sweet Lorraine Mitchell Parish, Cliff Burwell The Radiolites 1928 (125 artists)
Organ Grinder's Swing Irving Mills, Will Hudson, Mitchell Parish The Hudson-DeLange Orchestra 1936 (14 artists)
My Window Faces the South Mitchell Parish, Abner Silver Fats Waller and His Rhythm 1938 (8 artists)
Corrine Corrina Mitchell Parish, J. Mayo Williams, Bo Carter Charlie McCoy and Bo Chatman 1929 (48 artists)
Mr. Ghost Goes to Town Irving Mills, Will Hudson, Mitchell Parish The Hudson-DeLange Orchestra 1936 De Nieuwe Snaar
Stars Fell on Alabama Mitchell Parish, Frank Perkins Guy Lombardo's Royal Canadians 1934 (102 artists)
Sophisticated Lady Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Mitchell Parish Duke Ellington and His Orchestra 1933 (146 artists)

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
Ruby Mitchell Parish Ruby
Deep Purple Mitchell Parish Deep Purple Larry Clinton & His Orchestra (44 artists)
Blue Tango Mitchell Parish Blue Tango Alma Cogan with Orchestra conducted by Frank Cordell Gisele MacKenzie with Axel Stordahl and his Orchestra
Sweet Maggie Mitchell Parish, J. Mayo Williams, Bo Carter Corrine Corrina Mississippi Sheiks with Bo Carter Beau MacDougall
The Syncopated Clock Mitchell Parish The Syncopated Clock Eileen Barton Rosemary Clooney
Moonlight Serenade Mitchell Parish Moonlight Serenade
Volare Mitchell Parish Nel blu, dipinto di blu Dean Martin (18 artists)
Ciao Ciao Bambina (Piove) Mitchell Parish Piove (Ciao ciao bambina)
Stardust Mitchell Parish Stardust Isham Jones' Orchestra (92 artists)
The Lamp Is Low Mitchell Parish, Peter De Rose, Bert Shefter Pavane pour une infante défunte Kay Kyser & His Orchestra (43 artists)
Lotus Land Mitchell Parish Lotus Land Frankie Laine with Percy Faith & His Orch.
Sleigh Ride Mitchell Parish Sleigh Ride The Andrews Sisters (91 artists)
Stairway to the Stars Mitchell Parish Park Avenue Fantasy Kay Kyser & His Orchestra (42 artists)
Serenata Mitchell Parish Serenata