Richard Ahlert

Real Name:
Richard Ahlert
Profile:
Songwriter and composer (b. 4 Sep. 1921; d. 9 Aug. 1985 Scarsdale, New York).

Son of Fred E. Ahlert.

Richard graduated from Juilliard when he was 17. He was a clarinetist and songwriter who composed over 1,000 songs, including the Broadway musical, Adam, for which his wife, June Tansey, wrote the book. He was a member of ASCAP and his songs included "My Days of Loving You," recorded by Perry Como, and "Running Out of Fools," recorded by Aretha Franklin.
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Writing & Arrangement

Richard Ahlert - Cinderella After Midnight album art Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra* Golden Wings In The Sun (as Dick Ahlert) Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra* - Cinderella After Midnight (Single) Decca Canada 1962 Sell This Version
D-107 Richard Ahlert - Voodoo Doll / Please Don't Quarrel (Mom and Dad) album art Amelia (8) Please Don't Quarrel (Mom And Dad) (as Ahlert) Amelia (8) - Voodoo Doll / Please Don't Quarrel (Mom and Dad)(7", Single) Diamond Records Inc D-107 US 1962 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - Little By Little / Lonely People Do Foolish Things album art Linda Hopkins Lonely People Do Foolish Things Linda Hopkins - Little By Little / Lonely People Do Foolish Things (Single) Brunswick Canada 1963 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - Our Day Will Come album art Ruby And The Romantics Lonely People Do Foolish Things (as Ahlert) Ruby And The Romantics - Our Day Will Come (Album) Kapp Records US 1963 Sell This Version
F 418 Richard Ahlert - Deed I Do / Lonely People Do Foolish Things album art Billy Storm Lonely People Do Foolish Things (as K. Twomey) Billy Storm - Deed I Do / Lonely People Do Foolish Things(7", Single) Buena Vista Records F 418 US 1963 Sell This Version
F-418 Richard Ahlert - Lonely People Do Foolish Things album art Billy Storm Billy Storm - Lonely People Do Foolish Things(7", S/Sided, Promo) Buena Vista Records F-418 US 1963 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - Getting Mighty Crowded album art Betty Everett Chained To A Memory (Why Am I) Betty Everett - Getting Mighty Crowded (Single) Vee Jay Records UK 1964 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - Runnin' Out Of Fools album art Aretha Franklin Runnin' Out Of Fools Aretha Franklin - Runnin' Out Of Fools (Album, MiniAlbum) Columbia US 1964 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - Lonely People Do Foolish Things / I'm Comin' Home album art Judy Clay Lonely People Do Foolish Things (as R. Ahlert) Judy Clay - Lonely People Do Foolish Things / I'm Comin' Home (Single) Scepter Records US 1964 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - (You Don't Know) How Glad I Am / Never Less Than Yesterday album art Nancy Wilson Never Less Than Yesterday Nancy Wilson - (You Don't Know) How Glad I Am / Never Less Than Yesterday (Single) Capitol Records Australia 1964 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - Runnin' Out Of Fools / It's Just A Matter Of Time album art Aretha Franklin Runnin' Out Of Fools Aretha Franklin - Runnin' Out Of Fools / It's Just A Matter Of Time (Single) Columbia Australia 1964 Sell This Version
EAP 1 20622, EAP 1-20622 Richard Ahlert - How Glad I Am album art Nancy Wilson Never Less Than Yesterday Nancy Wilson - How Glad I Am(7", EP) Capitol Records, Capitol Records EAP 1 20622, EAP 1-20622 France 1964 Sell This Version
72370 Richard Ahlert - If My Love Were There album art Annette Sanders If My Love Were There (as D. Ahlert) Annette Sanders - If My Love Were There(7", Single, Promo) Mercury 72370 US 1964 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - I’m Coming Back For You / Lonely People Do Foolish Things album art George Maharis Lonely People Do Foolish Things (as R. Ahlert) George Maharis - I’m Coming Back For You / Lonely People Do Foolish Things (Single) Epic US 1965 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - Scandale Dans La Famille album art Les Surfs Ton Souvenir (Chain To A Memory) (as R. Ahlert) Les Surfs - Scandale Dans La Famille (EP) Disques Festival France 1965 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - Rusty Bell / If You Don't (Not Like You) album art Brenda Lee Rusty Bell Brenda Lee - Rusty Bell / If You Don't (Not Like You) (Single) Decca Germany 1965 Sell This Version
5-9822 Richard Ahlert - A Great Big Hunk Of Summer album art Ken Colman A Great Big Hunk Of Summer (as R. Ahlbert) Ken Colman - A Great Big Hunk Of Summer(7", Promo) Epic 5-9822 US 1965 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - Scandale Dans La Famille album art Les Surfs Ton Souvenir (Chain To A Memory) (as R. Ahlert) Les Surfs - Scandale Dans La Famille (Single) Disques Festival, Disques Festival Netherlands 1965 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - Smiling By Day (Crying By Night) album art Ronnie Dio* Dear Darling (I Won't Be Comin' Home) Ronnie Dio* - Smiling By Day (Crying By Night) (Single) Kapp Records US 1965 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - Never Dreamed I Could Love Someone New album art Kay Starr Never Dreamed I Could Love Someone New Kay Starr - Never Dreamed I Could Love Someone New (Single) Capitol Records US 1965 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - Chained To A Memory / Just For Him album art Samantha Jones Chained To A Memory (as Ahlert) Samantha Jones - Chained To A Memory / Just For Him (Single) United Artists Records UK 1965 Sell This Version
SNP 3063 Richard Ahlert - Un Cuore Pieno Di Baci album art Nelly Fioramonti Ora Preferisci Lei (as Ahlert) Nelly Fioramonti - Un Cuore Pieno Di Baci(7") Sunset Records (4) SNP 3063 Italy 1965 Sell This Version
TE.17443, 465 281 TE Richard Ahlert - Kiki Dee album art Kiki Dee Runnin' Out Of Fools (as Ahlert) Kiki Dee - Kiki Dee(7", EP) Fontana, Fontana TE.17443, 465 281 TE UK 1965 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - Positively 4th Street And Other Message Folk Songs album art Living Voices Rusty Bells Living Voices - Positively 4th Street And Other Message Folk Songs (Album) RCA Camden US 1966 Sell This Version
Richard Ahlert - Mon Crédo album art Mireille Mathieu Qu'Elle Est Belle (as R. Ahlert) Mireille Mathieu - Mon Crédo (Single) Barclay UK 1966 Sell This Version