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Felix Knight

William Felix Knight (stage name: Felix Knight, November 1, 1908 – June 18, 1998), was an American tenor, actor, and vocal teacher, best known for his role as Tom-Tom in the 1934 Laurel and Hardy holiday musical film Babes in Toyland.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 1st, 1908 (Macon), Died June 18th, 1998 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1938 - 1951

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 63 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-075412 10-in. 7/7/1942 Serenade Victor First Nighter Orchestra Male vocal solo and male vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-075413 10-in. 7/7/1942 Will you remember (Sweetheart) Dorothy Kirsten ; Felix Knight ; Victor First Nighter Orchestra Female-male vocal duet and mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-075414 10-in. 7/7/1942 Ah! Sweet mystery of life Dorothy Kirsten ; Felix Knight ; Victor First Nighter Orchestra Female-male vocal duet and mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-075415 10-in. 7/9/1942 Thine alone Victor Herbert ; Dorothy Kirsten ; Felix Knight ; Victor First Nighter Orchestra Female-male vocal duet and mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-075416 10-in. 7/9/1942 One alone Dorothy Kirsten ; Felix Knight ; Victor First Nighter Orchestra Female-male vocal duet and mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-075417 10-in. 7/9/1942 Sweethearts Dorothy Kirsten ; Felix Knight ; Victor First Nighter Orchestra Female-male vocal duet and mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-075418 10-in. 7/9/1942 Wanting you Dorothy Kirsten ; Felix Knight ; Victor First Nighter Orchestra Female-male vocal duet and mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 71579 12/20/1943 Love in my heart Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 71580 12/21/1943 Women Wilbur Evans ; Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 71860 3/14/1944 Finale of Act 1 Kitty Carlisle ; Wilbur Evans ; Felix Knight ; Vicki Vola vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 71863 3/14/1944 One flower grows alone in your garden Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 72637 10-in. 12/21/1944 The donkey serenade Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 72638 10-in. 12/21/1944 Bluebird of happiness Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 72743 10-in. 2/26/1945 The donkey serenade Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 72744 10-in. 2/26/1945 Sweetheart of all my dreams Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 73117 10-in. 11/9/1945 Because Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 73118 10-in. 11/9/1945 The donkey serenade Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 73125 10-in. 11/9/1945 In the valley near Sleivenamon Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 73126 10-in. 11/9/1945 The lass from the County Mayo Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 73127 10-in. 11/9/1945 A little bit of heaven Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 73130 10-in. 11/14/1945 There's a cottage by the Shannon Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 73131 10-in. 11/14/1945 That tumbledown shack in Athlone Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 73132 10-in. 11/14/1945 Come back to Erin Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 73133 10-in. 11/14/1945 Come back Paddy Reilly Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 73134 10-in. 11/14/1945 Sweet Inniscarra Felix Knight vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 26-50 of 63 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Knight, Felix," accessed October 17, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107091.

Knight, Felix. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 17, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107091.

"Knight, Felix." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 17 October 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107091

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