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The Mitch Miller Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 02/22/2017
Last grant data update: 07/16/2016

At A Glance

The Mitch Miller Foundation

P.O. Box 337

Willsboro, NY United States 12996-0337

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment

EIN

136161712

BRIDGE Number

1080811893

Background

Established in NY - Founded by the late Mitch Miller, who was a musician, conductor, singer and record producer, as well as the former head of Artists & Repertoire at Mercury and Columbia Records. As a recording artist, Miller recorded with "Mitchell Miller and His Orchestra" and "Mitch Miller and the Gang" whose hits included "Tzena, Tzena, Tzena," "The Yellow Rose of Texas," and the two marches from the film "The Bridge on the River Kwai." Miller also conducted the London Symphony Orchestra, and in the 1960's, he became a household name due to his television show "Sing Along With Mitch." In 2000, Mr. Miller received the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.