Felix Bernard

Felix William Bernard (April 28, 1897 – October 20, 1944) was an American conductor, pianist and a composer of popular music. His writing credits include the popular songs "Winter Wonderland" (with lyricist Richard B. Smith) and "Dardanella".

Birth and Death Data: Born April 28th, 1897 (New York City), Died October 20th, 1944 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1919 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 35 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-23344 10-in. 11/20/1919 Dardanella Selvin's Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-23639 10-in. 1/16/1920 Dardanella Marimba Azul y Blanco Marimba band composer  
Victor BVE-41683 10-in. 2/9/1928 Dardanella Bix Beiderbecke ; Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BVE-46309 10-in. 7/16/1928 Skadatin-dee (just a funny sound and a melody) The Whoopee Makers Vocal and instrumental trio composer  
Victor BRC-70226 10-in. 9/11/1931 Cutest kid in town Walter Ashby ; Elly Bellare ; Snooks Friedman ; Ken Herlin ; Memphis Ramblers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio songwriter  
Victor BS-75256 10-in. 2/17/1933 Dardanella Glen Gray Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor LBS-75261 10-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 2/17/1933 Dardanella Glen Gray Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-77357 10-in. 12/14/1933 The whistlin' cowboy Lee Bennett ; Jan Garber Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-84749 10-in. 10/23/1934 Winter wonderland Richard Himber ; Joey Nash ; Ritz-Carlton Hotel Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-86409 10-in. 12/7/1934 Winter wonderland Angelo Ferdinando ; Hotel Great Northern Orchestra ; Dick Robertson Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-89874 10-in. 6/7/1935 Ensueño de invierno Marimba Pan-Americana Marimba band composer  
Victor BS-02136 10-in. 10/13/1936 Wintertime dreams Stuart Allen ; Ritz-Carlton Hotel Orchestra Jazz/dance band with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-02194 10-in. 10/22/1936 Wintertime dreams Shep Fields ; Rippling Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-060316 10-in. 1/13/1941 Dardanella Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor BS-066468 10-in. 7/7/1941 $21 a day—once a month Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia 78839 10-in. 12/4/1919 Dardanella Prince's Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 78845 10-in. 12/8/1919 Dardanella Louisiana Five Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 78928 10-in. 1/16/1920 Buddha Columbia Saxophone Sextette Saxophone sextet composer  
Columbia 78979 10-in. 2/18/1920 Dardanella Sascha Jacobsen Violin solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 146615 10-in. 7/2/1928 Skadatin-dee (Just a funny sound and a melody) Frank Bessinger ; Lou Gold Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W146637 10-in. 7/13/1928 Skadatin-dee (Just a funny sound and a melody) Van and Schenck Male vocal duet, with piano composer  
Columbia 76849 12-in. approximately 4/10/1920 Dardanella Alice Delysia Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
OKeh S-7147 10-in. Jan. 1920 Dardanella Nathan Glantz ; Rega Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-7245 10-in. Feb. 1920 Dardanella Billy Murray ; Rega Dance Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 3321-3323 10-in. approximately Dec. 1919 Dardanella Paul Biese’s Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
(Results 1-25 of 35 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bernard, Felix," accessed August 1, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108732.

Bernard, Felix. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 1, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108732.

"Bernard, Felix." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 1 August 2021.

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