Fred E. Ahlert

Fred E. Ahlert

Real Name:
Fred Emil Ahlert
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.

Fred E. Ahlert Discography


F1RS-9607 Various The Moon Was Yellow Various - Musica Para Ouvir e Sonhar(8xLP, Comp) Reader's Digest, Tapecar F1RS-9607 Brazil 1981 Sell This Version
2M126-64887/88/89 Various I Don't Know Why Various - L'Age D'or D'Hollywood(3xLP, Comp + Box) Music For Pleasure 2M126-64887/88/89 France 1982 Sell This Version
8.551253 Various Mean To Me (as Fred Ahlert) Various - Ultimate Jazz(CD, Comp, RM) Naxos 8.551253 Germany 2007 Sell This Version
BCP-1001 Bing Crosby & His Friends Blue Of The Night- Instrumental Bing Crosby & His Friends - Bing Crosby And Friends(12", Comp) HRB Music Company BCP-1001 US Unknown Sell This Version