Louis Alter

Louis Alter
June 18, 1902
November 5, 1980
United States
Pianist, composer and songwriter from New York City. Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1975.


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Managed by CarlDennis

Songs written by Louis Alter

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
A Melody from the Sky Louis Alter, Sidney D. Mitchell Fuzzy Knight with Henry Fonda (whistling) Covered by (7 artists)
Blue Shadows Louis Alter, Raymond Klages Covered by (3 artists)
Dolores Frank Loesser, Louis Alter Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Frank Sinatra and The Pied Pipers 1941 Covered by (4 artists)
Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans Eddie DeLange, Louis Alter Louis Armstrong and His Dixieland Seven December 1946 Covered by (205 artists)
I Love the Way You're Breaking My Heart Louis Alter, Milton Drake Peggy Lee July 18, 2000 Covered by (12 artists)
Love Me as I Am Frank Loesser, Louis Alter Vaughn Monroe and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Marilyn Duke and Vaughn Monroe 1941 Covered by (2 artists)
Manhattan Serenade Louis Alter Victor Salon Orchestra May 1928 Covered by (17 artists)
My Kinda Love Louis Alter, Jo Trent Walter Barnes and His Royal Creolians 1929 Covered by (27 artists)
Nina Never Knew Louis Alter, Milton Drake Covered by (10 artists)
Rainbow on the River Paul Francis Webster, Louis Alter Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians October 21, 1936 Covered by (4 artists)
The Blues Are Brewin' Eddie DeLange, Louis Alter Billie Holiday 1951 Covered by (8 artists)
The Sky Fell Down Edward Heyman, Louis Alter Woody Herman February 1940 Covered by (5 artists)
Twilight on the Trail Louis Alter, Sidney D. Mitchell Bing Crosby April 1936 Covered by (24 artists)
You Turned the Tables on Me Louis Alter, Sidney D. Mitchell Alice Faye August 1936 Covered by (95 artists)