Berthold Reisfeld (Vienna, 1906 - Badenweiler, 1991) was a lyricist, noted for adapting lyrics to well-known songs either to or from English. The songs he wrote English lyrics for include:
He also co-wrote the instrumental "Morning Mood" with Glenn Miller in 1941 as a trombone solo with piano accompaniment.
He also translated "These Boots Are Made for Walkin'" into the German "Die Stiefel Sind Zum Wandern" which was recorded by Eileen Goldsen.
Birth and Death Data: Born December 12th, 1906 (Vienna), Died Badenweiler
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1931 - 1942
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter
See Also: Rice, Burt
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Brunswick||E37347||10-in.||10/31/1931||Call me darling (Call me sweetheart, call me dear)||Arthur Tracy||Male vocal solo, with accordion||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Reisfeld, Bert," accessed September 18, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103223.
Reisfeld, Bert. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 18, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103223.
"Reisfeld, Bert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 18 September 2020.
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