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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 51-64 of 64 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
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  
(Results 51-64 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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