Fred E. Ahlert

Real Name:
Fred Emil Ahlert
Profile:
American composer and songwriter (19 September 1892 in New York City, NY, USA – 20 October 1953 in New York City, NY, USA).

His sons were Richard Ahlert, Arnold Ahlert, and Frederick Emil Ahlert, Jr.

Ahlert most frequently collaborated with lyricist Roy Turk, but he also wrote with others including Joe Young (3) and Edgar Leslie.
His songs have been recorded by numerous artists, including Louis Armstrong, Nat King Cole, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, and Fats Waller.

Inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970.
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Writing & Arrangement

C-399 Fred E. Ahlert - Hors D'Oeuvres / Beets And Turnips album art Murray's Ragtime Trio Beets And Turnips (as Ahlert) Murray's Ragtime Trio - Hors D'Oeuvres / Beets And Turnips(Shellac, 12") His Master's Voice C-399 UK 1915 Sell This Version
A2787 Fred E. Ahlert - Who Played Poker With Pocahontas (When John Smith Went Away) / Alexander's Band Is Back In Dixieland album art Al Jolson / Harry Fox Who Played Poker With Pocahontas (When John Smith Went Away) (as Ahlert) Al Jolson / Harry Fox - Who Played Poker With Pocahontas (When John Smith Went Away) / Alexander's Band Is Back In Dixieland(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2787 USA & Canada 1919 Sell This Version
9053 Fred E. Ahlert - I'd Love To Fall Asleep (And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms) / I've Got The Blues For My Kentucky Home album art Flo Bert I'd Love To Fall Asleep (And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms) (as Ahlert) Flo Bert - I'd Love To Fall Asleep (And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms) / I've Got The Blues For My Kentucky Home(Shellac, 10") Gennett 9053 US 1920 Sell This Version
18697 Fred E. Ahlert - Fair One / I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms album art The Benson Orchestra Of Chicago I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms The Benson Orchestra Of Chicago - Fair One / I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms Victor 18697 US 1920 Sell This Version
18692 Fred E. Ahlert - Tired Of Me / I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms album art Henry Burr / Peerless Quartet* I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms (as Ahlert) Henry Burr / Peerless Quartet* - Tired Of Me / I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms(Shellac, 10") Victor 18692 US 1920 Sell This Version
9013 Fred E. Ahlert - I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms / When The Harvest Moon Is Shining album art Charles Hart (2) And Elliott Shaw I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms (as Ahlert) Charles Hart (2) And Elliott Shaw - I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms / When The Harvest Moon Is Shining(Shellac, 10") Arto Universal Record 9013 US 1920 Sell This Version
A2964 Fred E. Ahlert - I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms / Rockabye Lullaby Mammy album art Harry Fox I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms (as Ahlert) Harry Fox - I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms / Rockabye Lullaby Mammy(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2964 US 1920 Sell This Version
40202 Fred E. Ahlert - Marion / Some Pretty Day album art United States Hotel Orch.* Some Pretty Day (as Ahlert) United States Hotel Orch.* - Marion / Some Pretty Day(Pathé Disc, 29cm, 80 RPM, Single) Pathé 40202 US 1920 Sell This Version
4127 Fred E. Ahlert - I'd Like To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms / Tripoli (On The Shores Of Tripoli) album art Peerless Quartette / Helen Clark - Joseph Phillips* I'd Like To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms Peerless Quartette / Helen Clark - Joseph Phillips* - I'd Like To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms / Tripoli (On The Shores Of Tripoli)(Shellac, 10") Okeh 4127 US 1920 Sell This Version
10199 Fred E. Ahlert - Everybody's Buddy / I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms album art Arthur Fields / Eddie Nelson I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms (as Ahlert) Arthur Fields / Eddie Nelson - Everybody's Buddy / I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms(Shellac, 10") Emerson Records (2) 10199 US 1920 Sell This Version
10321 Fred E. Ahlert - No Wonder I'm Blue / Humming album art Lanin's Roseland Orchestra* No Wonder I'm Blue Lanin's Roseland Orchestra* - No Wonder I'm Blue / Humming(Shellac, 10") Emerson Records (2) 10321 US 1921 Sell This Version
L-1065 Fred E. Ahlert - No Wonder I'm Blue / The "St. Louis Blues" album art Synco Jazz Band / Scandalous Syncopators No Wonder I'm Blue (as Ahlert) Synco Jazz Band / Scandalous Syncopators - No Wonder I'm Blue / The "St. Louis Blues"(Shellac, 10") Grey Gull L-1065 US 1921 Sell This Version
4007 Fred E. Ahlert - When I Looked In Your Wonderful Eyes / I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms album art Chas. Hart* / Helen Bell Rush I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms (as Ahlert) Chas. Hart* / Helen Bell Rush - When I Looked In Your Wonderful Eyes / I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms(Shellac, 10") Mandel 4007 US 1921 Sell This Version
18735 Fred E. Ahlert - Bright Eyes / Love Bird album art Paul Whiteman And His Orchestra You Oughta See My Baby (as Ahlert) Paul Whiteman And His Orchestra - Bright Eyes / Love Bird(Shellac, 10") Victor 18735 US 1921 Sell This Version
50698 Fred E. Ahlert - Mammy's Good-Night Lullaby / I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms album art Crescent Trio / Reese Jones (2) I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms (as Fred E. Aibert) Crescent Trio / Reese Jones (2) - Mammy's Good-Night Lullaby / I'd Love To Fall Asleep And Wake Up In My Mammy's Arms(Edison Disc) Edison Records 50698 US 1921 Sell This Version
A3388 Fred E. Ahlert - No Wonder I’m Blue / I Used To Love You But It’s All Over Now album art Frank Crumit No Wonder I’m Blue (as Ahlert) Frank Crumit - No Wonder I’m Blue / I Used To Love You But It’s All Over Now(Shellac, 10") Columbia A3388 US 1921 Sell This Version
272 Fred E. Ahlert - Coal Black Mammy / I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down album art Velvetone Dance Orchestra I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down (as Ahlert) Velvetone Dance Orchestra - Coal Black Mammy / I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down(Shellac, 10") Cameo (3) 272 US 1922 Sell This Version
A3785 Fred E. Ahlert - Don't Say Good-Bye / I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down album art Phil Ohman And Harry Reser I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down (as Ahlert) Phil Ohman And Harry Reser - Don't Say Good-Bye / I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down(Shellac, 10") Columbia A3785 US 1922 Sell This Version
2370 Fred E. Ahlert - I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down / Rose Of The Rio Grande album art Marion Harris I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down (as Ahlert) Marion Harris - I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down / Rose Of The Rio Grande(Shellac, 10") Brunswick 2370 US 1922 Sell This Version
P 1352 Fred E. Ahlert - My Mammy's Arms / Little Bits album art Marek Weber My Mammy's Arms Marek Weber - My Mammy's Arms / Little Bits(Shellac, 12") Parlophon P 1352 Germany 1922 Sell This Version
19023 Fred E. Ahlert - I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down / Wanita album art Rachel Grant (3) And Billy Murray / Billy Murray I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down (as Ahlert) Rachel Grant (3) And Billy Murray / Billy Murray - I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down / Wanita Victor 19023 US 1923 Sell This Version
A3987 Fred E. Ahlert - Land Of Cotton Blues / Mama Loves Papa album art The Georgians Land Of Cotton Blues (as Ahlert) The Georgians - Land Of Cotton Blues / Mama Loves Papa Columbia A3987 US 1923 Sell This Version
14513 Fred E. Ahlert - You Know You Belong To Somebody Else / I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down album art Irving Kaufman / Billy Jones (4) I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down (as Ahlert) Irving Kaufman / Billy Jones (4) - You Know You Belong To Somebody Else / I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down(Shellac, 10") Vocalion (2) 14513 US 1923 Sell This Version
9425 Fred E. Ahlert - I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down / Teddy Bear Blues album art Imperial Dance Orchestra I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down (as Ahlert) Imperial Dance Orchestra - I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down / Teddy Bear Blues(Shellac, 10") Regal (3) 9425 US 1923 Sell This Version
5263 Fred E. Ahlert - Black Sheep Blues / Land Of Cotton Blues album art The Black Dominoes Land Of Cotton Blues (as Ahlert) The Black Dominoes - Black Sheep Blues / Land Of Cotton Blues(Shellac, 10") Gennett 5263 US 1923 Sell This Version