Charles Humfeld 
Last updated: 01.02.24
Charles Humfeld, another representative of the St. Louis ragtime and vaudeville scene, was the composer of a number of good rags, the best known probably being Who Let The Cows Out? (1910). He was nicknamed Humpy and billed as "The Musical Artist".

url15.gif Charles Humfeld Biography and list of works by "Perfessor" Bill Edwards  
  Title Co-Author(s) Sequencer
audiomidi15.gif Red Moon (1908) James Pitt-Payne
audiomidi15.gif Who Let the Cows Out? (1910) Colin D. McDonald
  Title (Release Year) Performers Instruments
audiodbemp315.gif Red Moon (1908) Midi Ragtime Recorder Ens. A/T/T/B/GB(B)
audiodbemp315.gif Who Let the Cows Out? (1910) Midi Ragtime Recorder Ens. D/A/T/T/B/GB(B)
     Performer CD Title Supplier
Ragtime Music CDs:
cd15.gif Alan Martin Everything is Ragtime Now flag15us.gif flag15de.gif
cd15.gif Bill Edwards A Bag of Rags
Item Title Available €     £     $     Other
DBE1173 Red Moon (1908) - Two Step Intermezzo
A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3¼ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1175 Who Let the Cows Out? (1910) - A Bully Rag
D/A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 4 mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
     Title Instruments Remarks
sm15.gif Red Moon (1908) A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifwvicon.gif
sm15.gif Who Let the Cows Out? (1910) D/A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifPub.
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
pdf15.gif Red Moon (1908) C. Humfeld (music) Piano IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Red Moon - Song (1908) C. Humfeld (music)
Eddie Dustin (words)
Those Three Boys (perf.)
Piano, Voice Indiana Pub.
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 6 works by Charles Humfeld. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER pdf15.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Red Moon 1908 Midi Ragtime Recorder Ensemble (perf.)  wvicon.gif audiomidi15.gif audiodbemp315.gif
Who Let the Cows Out? 1908 Eddie Dustin (words)
Those Three Boys (perf.)
Who Let the Cows Out? 1910 Midi Ragtime Recorder Ensemble (perf.)  Pub. audiomidi15.gif audiodbemp315.gif
That Left Hand Rag - Song 1912  wvicon.gif
That Left-Hand Rag 1912  wvicon.gif
Humpy's Buck 1914  Pub.