Mitchell Taub has been involved in musical performance since elementary school, when he first learned the language of music playing the clarinet. Mitch can play multiple instruments, including the bass guitar, an instrument he has been studying and performing with for over 25 years. He studied jazz improvisation with bebop legend Max Roach during his college years in the Jazz Department at the University of MA, Amherst. Prior to studying at UMASS, he was awarded the bass seat in the Massachusetts Northeast District Jazz Band in the early 1980s. Mitch is capable of playing multiple styles of bass guitar, including rock, jazz, reggae, and funk, and has also played bass for local performances of Broadway musicals. Mitch has performed in various formats and venues in Boston, New York, Los Angeles, and Copenhagen, Denmark.