Morey Feld (August 15, 1915 – March 28, 1971) was an American jazz drummer born in Cleveland, Ohio, perhaps best known for his work with the bands of Ben Pollack (1936), Benny Goodman (1943–1945), Eddie Condon (1946), Bobby Hackett and Billy Butterfield. In 1960 Feld moved to Denver, Colorado and worked with Peanuts Hucko's quintet.
Feld died at age 55 while attempting to fight a fire at his Denver home.
Birth and Death Data: Born August 15, 1915 (Cleveland), Died March 28, 1971 (Bow Mar)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1940 - 1951
Roles Represented in DAHR: drums
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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 40 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||D6VB-3280||10-in.||11/19/1946||Empty saddles||Mullen Sisters ; Tony Mottola Orchestra||Female vocal trio, with jazz/dance septet||instrumentalist, drums|
|Victor||D6VB-3281||10-in.||11/19/1946||Time on my Hands||Mullen Sisters ; Tony Mottola Orchestra||Female vocal trio, with jazz/dance septet||instrumentalist, drums|
|Victor||D6VB-3282||10-in.||11/19/1946||Basin Street blues||Mullen Sisters ; Tony Mottola Orchestra||Female vocal trio, with jazz/dance septet||instrumentalist, drums|
|Victor||D6VB-3283||10-in.||11/20/1946||Frenesi||Mullen Sisters ; Tony Mottola Orchestra||Female vocal trio, with jazz/dance octet||instrumentalist, drums|
|Victor||D6VB-3284||10-in.||11/20/1946||The Kerry dance||Mullen Sisters ; Tony Mottola Orchestra||Female vocal trio, with jazz/dance octet||instrumentalist, drums|
|Victor||D6VB-3285||10-in.||11/20/1946||The moon of Manakoora||Mullen Sisters ; Tony Mottola Orchestra||Female vocal trio, with jazz/dance octet||instrumentalist, drums|
|Victor||D6VB-3286||10-in.||11/26/1946||Standing in the need of prayer||Mullen Sisters ; Tony Mottola Orchestra||Female vocal trio, with jazz/dance septet||instrumentalist, drums|
|Victor||D6VB-3380||10-in.||12/6/1946||Body and soul||Eric Siday Orchestra ; Eric Siday||Female vocal solo, with jazz quintet||instrumentalist, drums|
|Victor||D6VB-3381||10-in.||12/6/1946||Chicken reel||Eric Siday Orchestra ; Eric Siday||Jazz quintet||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||67391||10-in.||3/25/1940||Oh! Baby||Bud Freeman and his Summa Cum Laude Orchestra||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||67392||10-in.||3/25/1940||I need some pettin'||Bud Freeman and his Summa Cum Laude Orchestra||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||67393||10-in.||3/25/1940||Susie||Bud Freeman and his Summa Cum Laude Orchestra||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||67394||10-in.||3/25/1940||Big boy||Bud Freeman and his Summa Cum Laude Orchestra||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||67477||10-in.||4/4/1940||Sensation||Bud Freeman||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||67478||10-in.||4/4/1940||Fidgety feet||Bud Freeman||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||67479||10-in.||4/4/1940||Tia Juana||Bud Freeman||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||67480||10-in.||4/4/1940||Copenhagen||Bud Freeman||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||68153||10-in.||9/26/1940||Gee, but I hate to go home alone||Teddy Grace||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||68154||10-in.||9/26/1940||sing, it's good for ya||Teddy Grace||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||68155||10-in.||9/26/1940||Gee what the boys in the back room will have||Teddy Grace||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||68156||10-in.||9/26/1940||I'm the lonesomest gal in town||Teddy Grace||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||72674||10-in.||1/4/1945||Gee baby ain't I good to you||Gulf Coast Five||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||72675||10-in.||1/4/1945||Is there somebody else||Gulf Coast Five||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||73818||3/19/1947||A Sunday kind of love||Ella Fitzgerald||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||73819||3/19/1947||That's my desire||Ella Fitzgerald||instrumentalist, drums|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Feld, Morey," accessed February 1, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/314958.
Feld, Morey. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 1, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/314958.
"Feld, Morey." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 1 February 2023.
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