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Bert Kaempfert

Bert Kaempfert
Aliases
Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra
Bert Kampfert and His Orchestra
Bob Parker mit seinem Orchester
Real name
Berthold Kämpfert
Born
October 16, 1923
Died
June 21, 1980
Country
Germany
IPI
00015741304
00076253764
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Originals

Title Performer Release date Covered by
1962 Mike Timoney
1962 (15 artists)
April 18, 1966 (224 artists)
1963 (36 artists)
1968 (5 artists)
March 16, 1964 The Whodads
1958 (10 artists)
1965 (155 artists)
1960 José Guardiola
Only Those In Love Bert Kaempfert & His Orchestra 1960 Unverified
1959 (31 artists)
March 5, 1973 (3 artists)

Covers by Bert Kaempfert

Title Performer Release date Originally by
1968 Vera Lynn
1972 Ray Charles
November 2, 1964 Andy Williams
1965 Judy Campbell
December 1958 Alberto Ribeiro
November 28, 1960 Jo Stafford with Paul Weston and His Orchestra
April 19, 1965 Yves Montand
Bert Kaempfert
March 16, 1964 Emilio Tuero
1973 Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye
1960 Shirley Ross
June 6, 1966 Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians
February 17, 1969 Frankie Valli
1968 Barney Bigard and His Jazzopators
1962 Ray Noble and His Orchestra
November 2, 1964 Al Hirt
1960 Jack Barker
1963 Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra
1963 Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra, (unknown)
1970 James Darren
August 9, 1971 Roy Orbison with Bob Moore's Orch. & Chorus
February 1957 (unknown)
1973 Peggy Lee with Dave Barbour and His Orchestra
1969 Joe South
1963 Isabelle Aubret
April 19, 1965 A.Z. Idelsohn
Hi-De-Ho (That Old Sweet Roll) Bert Kaempfert 1971 Unverified
1967 Little Jack Little
1960 Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra with vocal refrain by Red McKenzie
June 6, 1966 Aida Ward and Willard McLean
August 28, 1967 Dean Martin
1963 (unknown), Bing Crosby
1960 Nick Lucas
1969 The Paris Sisters
1978 Edgar Hayes and His Orchestra
1968 Bob Allen and The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra
1978 Claire Carleton
1967 Glen Gray and The Casa Loma Orchestra
1969 Steve Lawrence
November 2, 1964 Tousan
1970 The Suntones
1978 Count Basie and His Orchestra
1962 Nat King Cole
April 19, 1965 (unknown)
November 28, 1960 Marianne Michel
December 1958 Jacqueline François
1965 (unknown)
Little Brown Jug Bert Kaempfert 1978 Unverified
November 2, 1964 Nat King Cole
1973 Geo. Campbell
August 28, 1967 Jeanette MacDonald
1978 The George Shearing Quintet
1978 The Troubadours
August 9, 1971 Jack Smith [US1]
June 6, 1966 Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass
April 19, 1965 В. К. Трошин
1962 Joe Venuti and His Orchestra
August 28, 1967 Glenn Miller and His Orchestra
My Melancholy Baby Bert Kaempfert 1973 Unverified
1972 Claude François
1972 The Association
1973 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra, Jimmy Forrest and All Star Combo
August 9, 1971 Paul McCartney
April 19, 1965 Harry James and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Frank Sinatra
February 17, 1969 Hoagy Carmichael and His Orchestra
1978 Count Basie and His Orchestra
1955 Johnnie Ray, (unknown)
December 1958 (unknown)
March 16, 1964 (unknown), Bing Crosby with John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra
August 9, 1971 Creedence Clearwater Revival
August 9, 1971 Anne Murray
August 28, 1967 Les Backer
1970 B.J. Thomas
1973 Duane Eddy and His 'Twangy' Guitar
November 2, 1964 John Laurenz
1967 Prince's Band
1963 Eddie Cantor
August 28, 1967 Glenn Miller and His Orchestra - Ray Eberle and The Modernaires
1967 Nat Adderley
1970 Brainstorm
June 6, 1966 Ella Shields
1962 The African Dance Band of the Cold Storage Commission of Southern Rhodesia
1963 Boston Pops Orchestra
1971 Anne Murray
1962 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
1960 Winnie Lightner
1967 Ted Lewis and His Band
1970 Johnny & Jackey
February 17, 1969 Sophie Tucker
1970 The Beatles
1967 Herb Alpert and The Tijuana Brass
1962 Hoagy Carmichael & His Pals
1972 Laura Nyro
March 16, 1964 Bobby Capo
Take the "A" Train Bert Kaempfert 1973 Unverified
November 28, 1960 Debbie Reynolds
1960 Sarah Vaughan with George Treadwell's Orchestra
November 28, 1960 Cindy Ellis
March 16, 1964 (unknown)
1968 Willie Bryant and His Orchestra
1963 The Trapp Family Singers
1972 Isaac Hayes
1960 Benny Carter and His Orchestra
1968 Joseph Knecht's Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra
1969 Isabella Iannetti
1965 (unknown)
August 28, 1967 Billy Vaughn
February 17, 1969 Danny Williams
November 2, 1964 Richard Bold and Rosalind Fuller
June 6, 1966 Herb Alpert and The Tijuana Brass
June 6, 1966 Paul Gregory & Marilyn Miller
1969 Classics IV
1960 The Three Suns
1960 Todd Duncan
October 1956 Doris Day with Frank DeVol & His Orchestra, Lys Assia
1960 Victor Young
1962 Peggy Lee
1962 Ray Heatherton & Mitzi Green
1963 Bing Crosby & Martha Mears
1973 Bob Thompson
1962 Solomon Linda's Original Evening Birds
1963 Richard Himber & His Orchestra
August 28, 1967 Pine Ridge Boys
1965 Angèle Durand, The Ames Brothers

Web Covers by Bert Kaempfert

Title Performer Upload date Originally by
Oh Woman, Oh Why Bert Kaempfert & His Orchestra January 2, 2017 Paul McCartney

Songs written by Bert Kaempfert

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Afrikaan Beat Bert Kaempfert Bert Kaempfert 1962 Covered by Mike Timoney
A Swingin' Safari Bert Kaempfert Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra 1962 Covered by (15 artists)
Beddy Bye Bert Kaempfert Bert Kaempfert April 18, 1966 Covered by (224 artists)
Danke Schoen Bert Kaempfert, Milt Gabler, Kurt Schwabach Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra 1963 Covered by (36 artists)
I Can't Help Remembering You Bert Kaempfert, Herbert Rehbein, Jimmy Bowen Dean Martin August 1967 Covered by (7 artists)
Lady Bert Kaempfert, Charles Singleton, Herbert Rehbein, Larry Kusik Jack Jones January 1967 Covered by (4 artists)
Lonely Is the Name Bert Kaempfert, Carl Sigman, Herbert Rehbein Bert Kaempfert & His Orchestra 1968 Covered by (5 artists)
L-O-V-E Bert Kaempfert, Milt Gabler Nat King Cole September 7, 1964 Covered by (101 artists)
Mambo Mania Bert Kaempfert, Helmut Brüsewitz Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra March 16, 1964 Covered by The Whodads
Moon over Naples Bert Kaempfert Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra 1965 Covered by (154 artists)
My Way of Life Bert Kaempfert, Carl Sigman, Herbert Rehbein Frank Sinatra August 1968 Covered by (11 artists)
Now and Forever Bert Kaempfert, Milt Gabler Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra 1960 Covered by José Guardiola
The World We Knew Bert Kaempfert, Herbert Rehbein Billy Vaughn 1967 Covered by (37 artists)
You Turned My World Around Bert Kaempfert, Herbert Rehbein Bert Kaempfert March 5, 1973 Covered by (3 artists)

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
Wooden Heart Bert Kaempfert, Fred Wise, Ben Weisman, Kay Twomey Muss i denn zum Städtele hinaus Elvis Presley Covered by (55 artists)

Releases

Albums

Title Performer Release date Label
6 Plus 6 Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra 1972 Polydor
Afrikaan Beat and Other Favorites Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra 1962 Decca
A Man Could Get Killed - Original Motion Picture Score Bert Kaempfert April 18, 1966 Decca
A Swingin' Safari Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra 1962 Polydor
Bert Kaempfert Now! Bert Kaempfert August 9, 1971 Decca
Blue Midnight and Other Fabulous Instrumentals Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra November 2, 1964 Decca
Christmas Wonderland Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra 1963 Decca
Dancing in Wonderland Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra 1960 Polydor
Fabulous Fifties... and New Delights Bert Kaempfert March 5, 1973 MCA Records
Hold Me Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra 1967 Decca
Living It Up! Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra April 22, 1963 Decca
Love Letters Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra 1965 Polydor
Love That Bert Kaempfert Bert Kaempfert & His Orchestra 1968 Polydor
Orange Colored Sky Bert Kaempfert & His Orchestra 1971 Polydor
Portugal - Fado, Wine and Sunshine Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra December 1958 Polydor
Strangers in the Night Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra June 6, 1966 Polydor
Swing Bert Kaempfert 1978 Polydor
That Latin Feeling... Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra March 16, 1964 Decca
The Kaempfert Touch Bert Kaempfert & His Orchestra 1970 Polydor
The Magic Music of Far Away Places Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra April 19, 1965 Decca
The World We Knew and Other Fabulous Instrumentals Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra August 28, 1967 Decca
Traces of Love Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra 1969 Decca
Warm and Wonderful Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra February 17, 1969 Decca
Wonderland by Night Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra November 28, 1960 Decca
Yesterday and Today Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra 1973 Polydor

EPs

Title Performer Release date Label
La guitarra y el mar Freddy - Bert Kämpfert y su Orquesta 1959 Polydor

Singles

Title Performer Release date Label
Afrikaan Beat Bert Kaempfert 1962 Polydor
Danke Schoen Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra 1963 Decca
Endspurt II Bob Parker und sein Orchester February 1957 Heliodor
Mitternachts-Blues B. Kämpfert u. s. Orchester 1958 Polydor
Papa tanzt Mambo Bob Parker mit seinem Orchester 1955 Polydor
Tenderly Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra 1960 Polydor
Warum dreh'n sich alle Männer nach mir um Evi Kent und Bob Parker mit seinem Orchester October 1956 Heliodor
Wunderland bei Nacht Bert Kämpfert und sein Orchester 1959 Polydor

Performances also appear on

Title Performer Release date Label
Danke schön Ivo Robić 1963 Polydor
Danke schön! Ivo Robić 1963 Polydor

Tributes

Title Performer Release date Label
Al Hirt Plays Bert Kaempfert Al Hirt 1968 RCA Victor
...And So to Bed - The Love Music of Bert Kaempfert Herbert Rehbein and His Orchestra 1969 Decca
Bobby Hackett Plays the Music of Bert Kaempfert Bobby Hackett 1964 Epic
Ivo Robić singt Kaempfert Erfolge Ivo Robić 1968 Polydor
Johnny Mathis Sings the Music of Bacharach and Kaempfert Johnny Mathis 1970 Columbia
Remember When... - Paul Kuhn Meets Bert Kaempfert Paul Kuhn October 20, 2003 Content Records
The World We Knew - Celebrating Bert Kaempfert Christopher Dell with Ladi Geisler February 2, 2007 ACT
The World We Knew - The Bert Kaempfert Album Helen Schneider & SWR Big Band 2010 edel

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