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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 (Results 26-50 of 64 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
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  
(Results 26-50 of 64 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Fields, Irving," accessed April 23, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107365.

Fields, Irving. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 23, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107365.

"Fields, Irving." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 23 April 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107365

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