Wilton Felder

Wilton Felder

Real Name:
Wilton Lewis Felder
Profile:
Jazz saxophonist - bassist - songwriter - producer

Born on 31th August 1940 in Houston, Texas, USA
Died in 27th September 2015, Houston, Texas, U.S.A.
One of the most acclaimed jazz & soul musicians of the 1970's - 80's music scene.
He is best known as a founding member of The Jazz Crusaders, founded in the late 1950's while still in high school in Houston,
and later shortened to The Crusaders .
Felder was extremely busy as a West coast studio musician, mostly playing electric bass, on various soul, R&B, and rock albums with such artists as Marvin Gaye , John Cale, Bobby Womack, Randy Newman, Jackson 5 & Joni Mitchell.
He has also was modest solo output with several releases featuring his name.
Felder plays a King Super 20 tenor sax with a metal 105/0 Berg Larsen mouthpiece. He has also used Yamaha saxes. He plays a Fender Precision bass, and has also played Aria bass guitars.
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Wilton Felder Discography

Albums

ST-20152 Wilton Felder Bullitt(LP, Album) World Pacific Jazz ST-20152 US 1969 Sell This Version
9022-1109 Wilton Felder We All Have A Star (Album) ABC Records 9022-1109 Canada 1978 Sell This Version
MCG 4013 Wilton Felder Inherit The Wind (Album) MCA Records MCG 4013 UK 1980 Sell This Version
MCA 4180, MCA-5406 Wilton Felder Gentle Fire (Album) MCA Records MCA 4180, MCA-5406 Italy 1983 Sell This Version
251 494-1, MCFC3237 Wilton Felder Featuring Bobby Womack Wilton Felder Featuring Bobby Womack - Secrets (Album) MCA Records, MCA Records 251 494-1, MCFC3237 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
MCA-42096 Wilton Felder Love Is A Rush (Album) MCA Records MCA-42096 US 1987 Sell This Version
PAR-2010-C Wilton Felder Nocturnal Moods (Album) Par Records PAR-2010-C US 1991 Sell This Version
PAR 2018 Wilton Felder Forever, Always (Album) Par Records PAR 2018 Austria 1993 Sell This Version
none Jazz Crusaders featuring: Wayne Henderson & Wilton Felder Jazz Crusaders featuring: Wayne Henderson & Wilton Felder - Power Of Our Music; The Endangered Species (live In South Africa)(CD, Album) Indigo Blue Entertainment Inc. none US 2000 Sell This Version
TLE 100172 Wayne Henderson / Ronnie Laws / Wilton Felder Wayne Henderson / Ronnie Laws / Wilton Felder - Three Kings: The Legacy Continues 1(CD, Album) True Life Entertainment TLE 100172 US 2004 Sell This Version
676695017526 Wilton Felder Let's Spend Some Time(CD, Album) BCS Records 676695017526 US 2005 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

AB-12433 Wilton Felder Let's Dance Together (Single) ABC Records AB-12433 US 1978 Sell This Version
MCA 41048 Wilton Felder My Name Is Love(7") MCA Records MCA 41048 US 1979 Sell This Version
MCA 646 Wilton Felder Inherit The Wind (Single) MCA Records MCA 646 UK 1980 Sell This Version
MCAT 665 Wilton Felder Insight (Special Disco Mix) (Full Length Version) MCA Records MCAT 665 UK 1981 Sell This Version
103 076 Wilton Felder Inherit The Wind / Until The Morning Comes(7") MCA Records 103 076 Brazil 1981 Sell This Version
MCA-51085 Wilton Felder Insight(7", Single) MCA Records MCA-51085 US 1981 Sell This Version
MCA-13970 Wilton Felder Gentle Fire MCA Records MCA-13970 US 1983 Sell This Version
MSAMT 24 Joe Sample, Wilton Felder Joe Sample, Wilton Felder - The Hunter/Summer Nights In Rio(12", S/Sided) MCA Records MSAMT 24 UK 1983 Sell This Version
MCAT 919 Wilton Felder (No Matter How High I Get) I'll Still Be Looking Up To You (Single) MCA Records MCAT 919 UK 1985 Sell This Version
21.052 Madonna, David Lee Roth, John Fogerty, Wilton Felder Madonna, David Lee Roth, John Fogerty, Wilton Felder - PROMO DISCO N°34(12", Promo) WEA 21.052 Brazil 1985 Sell This Version
MCA-52599 Wilton Felder Secrets / Someday We'll All Be Free(7", Single) MCA Records MCA-52599 US 1985 Sell This Version
25 9165-7 Wilton Felder (No Matter How High I Get) I'll Still Be Looking Up To You(7") MCA Records 25 9165-7 Italy 1985 Sell This Version
MCA-52467 Wilton Felder (No Matter How High I Get) I'll Still Be Looking Up To You(7", Single, Promo) MCA Records MCA-52467 US 1985 Sell This Version
MCA-53257 Wilton Felder Love Is A Rush(7", Promo) MCA Records MCA-53257 US 1987 Sell This Version