SIDNEY FELLER producer for Ray Charles, dies at 89


CLEVELAND, OH -- Sidney Feller, who arranged and produced "Georgia on My Mind" and other hits for Ray Charles, has died. He was 89.

In the 1950s he was a conductor and arranger for Capitol Records and ABC Records. Besides Charles, he worked with Jackie Gleason, Dean Martin, Peggy Lee, Mel Torme, Paul Anka, guitarist Charlie Byrd and Woody Herman's big band.

Feller moved to Camarillo, Calif., in 1977 and after suffering health problems moved in with his daughter in Ohio some years ago.

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