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Irving Fields

Irving Fields (born Yitzhak Schwartz; August 4, 1915 – August 20, 2016) was an American pianist and lounge music artist who was born in New York City. Some of his most noteworthy compositions include "Miami Beach Rhumba"; "Managua, Nicaragua"; and "Chantez, Chantez," covered by Dinah Shore in 1957. From November 1, 1954 to January 3, 1955, he and his orchestra appeared on the DuMont Television Network series The Ilona Massey Show, hosted by Ilona Massey.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 4, 1915 (New York City), Died August 20, 2016 (Manhattan)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1946 - 1961

Roles Represented in DAHR: piano, leader, composer, songwriter, vocalist, arranger

See Also: Irving Fields Trio; Campos Trio; Campos "El Pianista" y su Ritmo

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor D7VB-903 10-in. 5/26/1947 The goofy gal from Tegucigalpa Three Suns Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet composer  
Victor D6VB-3118 10-in. 10/19/1946 Managua, Nicaragua Freddy Martin Orchestra ; Stuart Wade Male vocal solo, with vocal ensemble and jazz/dance band composer  
Victor D6XB-3297 10-in. 11/22/1946 Managua, Nicaragua Pepito Arvelo ; Campos "El Pianista" y su Ritmo ; Irving Fields Male vocal solo, with piano and rhythm instrumentalist, piano, composer  
Victor D6XB-3298 10-in. 11/22/1946 ¿Por qué sufrir? Pepito Arvelo ; Campos "El Pianista" y su Ritmo ; Irving Fields Male vocal solo, with piano and rhythm instrumentalist, piano  
Victor D6XB-3299 10-in. 11/22/1946 Sueña la tumba Pepito Arvelo ; Campos "El Pianista" y su Ritmo ; Irving Fields Male vocal solo, with piano and rhythm instrumentalist, piano  
Victor D6XB-3300 10-in. 11/22/1946 Me habras de amar Pepito Arvelo ; Campos "El Pianista" y su Ritmo ; Irving Fields Male vocal solo, with piano and rhythm instrumentalist, piano  
Victor D7XB-0284 10-in. 4/23/1947 Ed Sullivan samba José Curbelo Orchestra Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor D7FB-0959 10-in. 6/11/1947 Noche de ronda Irving Fields Piano solo, with jazz/dance quartet instrumentalist, piano  
Victor D7FB-0960 10-in. 6/11/1947 Guatemala Campos Trio ; Irving Fields Piano solo, with jazz/dance quartet songwriter, instrumentalist, piano  
Victor D7FB-0961 10-in. 6/11/1947 En tus brazos Campos Trio ; Irving Fields Piano solo, with jazz/dance quartet instrumentalist, piano  
Victor D7FB-0962 10-in. 6/11/1947 Rumba que zumba Campos Trio ; Irving Fields Piano solo, with jazz/dance quartet instrumentalist, piano  
Victor D7FB-1932 10-in. 10/27/1947 Far into the night Campos Trio ; Irving Fields Piano solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano, leader, songwriter  
Victor D7FB-1933 10-in. 10/27/1947 Cuban boogie Campos Trio ; Irving Fields Piano solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano, composer, leader  
Victor D7FB-1934 10-in. 10/27/1947 Malagueña Campos Trio ; Irving Fields Piano solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor D7FB-1935 10-in. 10/27/1947 La ola marina Campos Trio ; Irving Fields Piano solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor D7FB-2945 10-in. 12/23/1947 Pedro piper Campos Trio ; Irving Fields ; Betty Harris ; The Three-O-Niners Piano solo, with female vocal solo, mixed vocal quartet, and instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano, composer, leader  
Victor D7FB-2946 10-in. 12/23/1947 The wedding song Campos Trio ; Irving Fields ; Betty Harris ; The Three-O-Niners Piano solo, with female vocal solo, mixed vocal quartet, and instrumental ensemble songwriter, instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor D7FB-2947 10-in. 12/23/1947 Linda mujer Campos Trio ; Irving Fields Piano solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor D7FB-2948 10-in. 12/23/1947 Paul Jones rumba Campos Trio ; Irving Fields Piano solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor D7VB-2988 10-in. 12/26/1947 Chillicothe, Ohio Heywood Trio Female vocal solo, with instrumental trio songwriter  
Victor D9VB-0150 10-in. 1/26/1949 Poet and peasant rumbature Irving Fields Trio Jazz/dance ensemble leader, instrumentalist, piano, arranger  
Victor D9VB-0151 10-in. 1/26/1949 St. Louis blues Irving Fields Trio Jazz/dance ensemble leader, instrumentalist, piano  
Victor D9VB-0152 10-in. 1/26/1949 Kitty Irving Fields Trio Jazz/dance ensemble, with female-male vocal duet leader, instrumentalist, piano, songwriter  
Victor D9VB-0153 10-in. 1/26/1949 Beautiful eyes Irving Fields Trio Jazz/dance ensemble, with male vocal group leader, instrumentalist, piano  
Victor D9VB-0220 10-in. 3/2/1949 Walter Thornton rumba Jose y su orquesta Morand Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor D9VB-2545 10-in. 11/16/1949 The 3rd man theme Irving Fields Trio Jazz/dance ensemble instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor D9VB-2546 10-in. 11/16/1949 The wedding samba Irving Fields Trio ; Three Beaus and a Peep Jazz/dance ensemble, with mixed vocal quartet leader, instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 106984 4/2/1959 Miami Beach rhumba Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 106985 4/2/1959 Lover Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 106986 4/2/1959 Madalena Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 106987 4/2/1959 The glow worm Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 106988 4/2/1959 Around the world Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 106989 4/2/1959 El cumbanchero Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 106990 4/2/1959 Oye negra Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 106991 4/2/1959 St. Louis blues Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 106992 4/2/1959 Persian girl Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 106993 4/2/1959 The donkey serenade Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 106994 4/2/1959 Malaguena Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 106995 4/2/1959 Slaughter on Tenth Avenue Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 109827 11/10/1960 Hora merengue Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 109828 11/10/1960 I'll always be yours Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 109829 11/10/1960 Mama's mambo Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 109830 11/10/1960 Say you love me, one more time Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 109831 11/10/1960 Wedding merengue Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 109832 11/10/1960 What wed to be, wed to be Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 109833 11/10/1960 I want to play Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 109834 11/10/1960 Spark of Jewish pride Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 109835 11/10/1960 The green cousin-merengue Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 109836 11/10/1960 Papirossen Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 109837 11/10/1960 My hometown girl Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 109838 11/10/1960 Bublitchki Irving Fields Trio instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110576 5/11/1961 Guaglione Irving Fields instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110577 5/11/1961 Just say I love her Irving Fields instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110578 5/11/1961 Marina Irving Fields instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110579 5/11/1961 Return to me Irving Fields instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110580 5/11/1961 Sorrento cha cha Irving Fields instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110581 5/11/1961 The blue grotto Irving Fields instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110582 5/11/1961 Volare Irving Fields instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110583 5/11/1961 Medley: O sole mio ; Arrivederci Roma Irving Fields instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110584 5/11/1961 Medley: Oh Marie ; Ciribiribin Irving Fields instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110585 5/11/1961 Ciao ciao bambina Irving Fields instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110586 5/11/1961 Vino della rosa Irving Fields instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110587 5/11/1961 Isle of Capri Irving Fields instrumentalist, piano  
Columbia (U.K.) CL9081 10-in. approximately 1951 Voyage à Cuba Jean Bretonniere ; Daniel White Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Fields, Irving," accessed April 21, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107365.

Fields, Irving. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 21, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107365.

"Fields, Irving." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 21 April 2024.

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