Mitchell Parish

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


Added by Bastien

Songs written by Mitchell Parish

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
All I Need Is You Mitchell Parish, Peter De Rose, Benny Davis Claude Thornhill and His Orchestra 1941 Covered by (14 artists)
Christmas Night in Harlem Mitchell Parish, Raymond Scott Covered by (3 artists)
Corrine Corrina Mitchell Parish, J. Mayo Williams, Bo Carter Charlie McCoy and Bo Chatman 1929 Covered by (125 artists)
Does Your Heart Beat for Me? Mitchell Parish, Russ Morgan, Arnold Johnson Russ Morgan and His Orchestra 1939 Covered by (2 artists)
Don't Be That Way Benny Goodman, Mitchell Parish, Edgar M. Sampson Chick Webb and His Orchestra 1935 Covered by (125 artists)
Evening Mitchell Parish, Harry White Cab Calloway and His Cotton Club Orchestra 1934 Covered by (23 artists)
Lilacs in the Rain Mitchell Parish, Peter De Rose Dick Jurgens and His Orchestra 1939 Covered by (17 artists)
Louisiana Fairy Tale J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie, Mitchell Parish Fats Waller and His Rhythm 1935 Covered by (20 artists)
Mom-e-le Mitchell Parish, Alex Alstone, Al Goodhart Covered by (5 artists)
Mr. Ghost Goes to Town Irving Mills, Will Hudson, Mitchell Parish Hudson-DeLange Orchestra 1936 Covered by (3 artists)
My Window Faces the South Mitchell Parish, Abner Silver Fats Waller and His Rhythm 1938 Covered by (17 artists)
One Morning in May Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish Hoagy Carmichael and His Orchestra 1934 Covered by (70 artists)
Organ Grinder's Swing Irving Mills, Will Hudson, Mitchell Parish The Hudson-DeLange Orchestra 1936 Covered by (32 artists)
Sentimental Gentleman from Georgia Mitchell Parish, Frank Perkins Baron Lee and His Blue Rhythm Band 1932 Covered by (15 artists)
Sidewalks of Cuba Irving Mills, Mitchell Parish, Ben Oakland Mills Blue Rhythm Band under the Direction of Lucky Millinder November 18, 1934 Covered by (6 artists)
Stars Fell on Alabama Mitchell Parish, Frank Perkins Guy Lombardo's Royal Canadians 1934 Covered by (180 artists)
Sweet Lorraine Mitchell Parish, Cliff Burwell The Radiolites 1928 Covered by (233 artists)

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
All My Love Mitchell Parish Boléro Patti Page with Harry Geller & His Orchestra Covered by (9 artists)
Blue Skirt Waltz Mitchell Parish Červená sukýnka Frankie Yankovic and His Yanks with The Marlin Sisters Covered by (7 artists)
Blue Tango Mitchell Parish Blue Tango Alma Cogan Covered by (2 artists)
Ciao Ciao Bambina (Piove) Mitchell Parish Piove (Ciao ciao bambina) Covered by (6 artists)
Deep Purple Mitchell Parish Deep Purple Larry Clinton & His Orchestra Covered by (70 artists)
Hands Across the Table Mitchell Parish Je ne savais pas Roy Fox and His Band Covered by (18 artists)
Lotus Land Mitchell Parish Lotus Land Frankie Laine with Percy Faith & His Orch.
Moonlight Love Mitchell Parish Clair de lune Perry Como with Mitchell Ayres Orchestra and the Ray Charles Chorus Covered by (2 artists)
Moonlight Serenade Mitchell Parish Moonlight Serenade Covered by (41 artists)
Riverboat Shuffle Mitchell Parish Riverboat Shuffle Hoagy Carmichael Covered by (5 artists)
Ruby Mitchell Parish Ruby Covered by (22 artists)
Serenata Mitchell Parish Serenata Art Lund - Orchestra Conducted by Leroy Holmes Covered by (7 artists)
Sleigh Ride Mitchell Parish Sleigh Ride The Andrews Sisters Covered by (221 artists)
Sophisticated Lady Irving Mills, Mitchell Parish Sophisticated Lady The Boswell Sisters Covered by (123 artists)
Stairway to the Stars Mitchell Parish Park Avenue Fantasy Kay Kyser and His Orchestra Covered by (67 artists)
Stardust Mitchell Parish Stardust Isham Jones' Orchestra Covered by (202 artists)
Take Me in Your Arms Mitchell Parish Liebe war es nie (Blonde Natascha) Ruth Etting Covered by (12 artists)
The Lamp Is Low Mitchell Parish, Peter De Rose, Bert Shefter Pavane pour une infante défunte Kay Kyser and His Orchestra Covered by (93 artists)
The Syncopated Clock Mitchell Parish The Syncopated Clock Eileen Barton Covered by Rosemary Clooney
Volare Mitchell Parish Nel blu, dipinto di blu Dean Martin Covered by (38 artists)