Ernie Fields– How Did the Pianist Die?

Ernie Fields died at age 92, astounding. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding pianist Ernie Fields' death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Popular bandleader of the 1940s and 1950s. He was one of the pioneers of the transition from big band to R&B.

He studied electrical engineering at the Tuskegee Institute and also played trombone for the school’s marching band. He eventually moved to Tulsa where he played around in the city’s nightclubs.

He started his own band called The Entertainers and specialized in giving big band swing classics like Tuxedo Junction and Begin the Beguine a modern, rocking sound.

How did Ernie Fields die?

Information about the death of Ernie Fields
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death92 years
ProfessionPianist
BirthdayAugust 28, 1904
Death dateMay 11, 1997
Place of deathTulsa, Oklahoma, United States
Place of burialN/A