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Morey Feld

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  
Signature H-20 approximately 1950-1951 The syncopated clock Bernie Leighton and his Swing Seven instrumentalist, drums  
Signature H-55 approximately 1950-1951 The world is waiting for the sunrise Bernie Leighton and his Swing Seven instrumentalist, drums  
Signature H-56 approximately 1950-1951 Whispering Bernie Leighton and his Swing Seven instrumentalist, drums  
Signature H-57 approximately 1950-1951 Sixty minute man Johnny Davis instrumentalist, drums  
Signature H-58 approximately 1950-1951 Smooth sailing Johnny Davis instrumentalist, drums  
Signature SRC 417 10-in. 1947 If there is someone lovelier Will Bradley Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Signature SRC 418 10-in. 1947 Celery stalks at midnight Will Bradley Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Signature SRC 419 10-in. 1947 Easy ride Will Bradley Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
(Results 1-25 of 31 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Feld, Morey," accessed October 20, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/314958.

Feld, Morey. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/314958.

"Feld, Morey." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 20 October 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/314958

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