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 15th, 1915 (Cleveland), Died March 28th, 1971 (Bow Mar)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1940 - 1951
Roles Represented in DAHR: drums
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 31 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|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-1||Ella Fitzgerald||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||73819||3/19/1947||That's my desire-1||Ella Fitzgerald||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||73820||3/19/1947||Oh, lady be good||Ella Fitzgerald||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||H-20||approximately 1950-1951||The syncopated clock||Bernie Leighton and his Swing Seven||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||H-55||approximately 1950-1951||The world is waiting for the sunrise||Bernie Leighton and his Swing Seven||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||H-56||approximately 1950-1951||Whispering||Bernie Leighton and his Swing Seven||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||H-57||approximately 1950-1951||Sixty minute man||Johnny Davis||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||H-58||approximately 1950-1951||Smooth sailing||Johnny Davis||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||SRC 417||10-in.||1947||If there is someone lovelier||Will Bradley Orchestra||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||SRC 418||10-in.||1947||Celery stalks at midnight||Will Bradley Orchestra||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||SRC 419||10-in.||1947||Easy ride||Will Bradley Orchestra||instrumentalist, drums|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Feld, Morey," accessed January 22, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/314958.
Feld, Morey. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 22, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/314958.
"Feld, Morey." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 22 January 2021.
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