Arthur Fields  (1884-1953)
Last updated: 16.06.21
p_fieldsa.jpgAccording to the Internet source given below, Arthur Fields was an American singer (baritone) and songwriter born Abraham Finkelstein in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania growing up however in in Utica, New York..
Initially, he toured with the Guy Brother's Minstrel Show and co-founded the vaudeville act Weston, Fields and Carroll..
His first song writing success was On the Mississippi (1912 - words: Harry Carroll and Ballard MacDonald). Another success was his The Aba Daba Honeymoon (1914 - co-author: Walter Donovan). Thereafter he made almost 300 recordings with many bands and for many labels during which he used some 15 pseudonyms.
Fields retired to Florida in 1946 but also worked in radio on WKAT Miami. He was killed tragically while recovering from a heart attack in a fire at Littlefield Nursing Home in Largo, Florida.
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Arthur Fields  (1884-1953) has at least 2 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
b007sryi1u_m.jpgAba Daba Honeymoon, The
Music by: Arthur Fields.
Co-Author: Walter Donovan
Sung by: Debbie Reynolds, Carleton Carpenter
Publisher: Leo Feist
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Printed: 1914. Sheet Music 4 pages.
b00zo2apo0_m.jpgEleven More Months and Ten More Days
Music by: Arthur Fields.
Co-Author: Fred Hall
Publisher: Piedmont Music Co., Inc
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Printed: 1930. Sheet Music 5 pages.
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This list is arranged by composer and contains 1 song sung by Arthur Fields who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
sm15.gif I'm Going Down to Tennessee (1912) Harry Carroll Arthur Fields (words)
A. Fields (sung by)
H. Carroll (sung by)
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 7 works by Arthur Fields (1884-1953). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Aba Daba Honeymoon, The 1914 Walter Donovan (co-author)
Debbie Reynolds (sung by)
Carleton Carpenter (sung by)
E. Brice (sung by)
Jane Powell (sung by)
Ricardo Montalban (sung by)
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Pay-Day! 1918
In Miami 1919 Archie Gottler (co-author)
Sidney D Mitchell, (co-author)
Swanee Shore 1919 Sidney D Mitchell (words)
Irving Kaufman (words)
I Got a Code in My Doze 1929 Fred Hall (co-author)
Billy Rose (co-author)
Eleven More Months and Ten More Days 1930 Fred Hall (co-author)
Lew Dite (sung by)
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I Hate to Be Called a Hobo 1932 Fred Hall (co-author)  wvicon.gif
     Title Dur Performer Composer Score/Song
youtube15.jpg Eleven more months and ten more days 2:40 Lew Dite A. Fields  Eleven more months and ten more days