Gospel According 2 Thomas
Thomas L. Mitchell II was born in New Haven, CT. At the tender age of 7, his mother anointed his hands and gave him piano lessons. He continued to pursue music, believing that God had something great in-store for him. He received the Holy Spirit at the age of 14 and accepted his call into the ministry at the age of 17. During this time, Thomas L. Mitchell was involved in scholastic and ministerial studies. In the fall of 2000, he matriculated to Southern Connecticut State University, pursuing an undergraduate degree in Music and Elementary Education. In the spring of 2007, he graduated with his Bachelor of Art degree in Music from Southern Connecticut State University. Mitchell has also accomplished many achievements. He comprised and founded the 1st gospel choir at Weaver High School in Hartford, CT. On an academic level, he has maintained honors throughout his educational career and presently holds a GPA of 3.5 at Southern Connecticut State University. On a musical note, he has received many awards for songwriting, gospel and classical music compositions, and for being a well-rounded musician/artist. He has shared the stage with many great performers such as Vickie Winans, John P. Kee, The Hawkins, Shirley Ceasar, Ricky Dillard & New Generation, Karen Clark-Sheard, Twinkie Clark-Terrell, Daryl Coley, Lacresia Campbell, Kurt Carr, Bobby Jones Gospel Retreat and many more. In the summer of 2004, he released his debut CD entitled, 'Just Wanna Say Thanks.' He has presently completed his sophmore album, 'The Gospel According 2 Thomas...', featuring his community choir, LEVITIKUZ NATION. His heart's desire is to encourage someone who may have lost sight of hope and to let him/her know that it's the word of God that's going to keep us. Mr. Mitchell's musical style is very eclectic. He combines the joyful sounds of traditional gospel with contemporary, classical, and smooth jazz elements. His vocal arrangements are soulful and full of exciting neo-harmonics, augmented harmony, as well as four-part harmony. In conclusion, he states, 'Just Listen and Be Blessed!' For Booking & Management: Zionite Entertainment Group 141 Sheffield Ave Unit 5-A New Haven, CT 06511 Zionite.Entertainment@yahoo.com.