Fabian Andre (January 8, 1910 – March 30, 1960) was an American composer, best known for co-writing the music of "Dream a Little Dream of Me" with Wilbur Schwandt in 1931. Popular in its time, the song was revived in 1968 when covered by the Mamas & the Papas. Andre died in Mexico City in 1960.
As an orchestra leader, he had a hit with the song "Dance of an Ear of Corn" for Columbia Records in July 1940.
Birth and Death Data: Born January 8th, 1910 (La Crosse), Died March 30th, 1960 (Mexico City)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1931 - 1940
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-67508||10-in.||2/18/1931||Dream a little dream of me||Ernie Birchill ; Wayne King Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-76170||10-in.||5/19/1933||From me to you||Eddy Duchin Orchestra ; Lew Sherwood||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-022992||10-in.||5/5/1938||When they played the polka||Felix Knight ; Leo Reisman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-023406||10-in.||5/18/1938||When they played the polka||Blue Barron ; Russ Carlyle ; Ronny Snyder||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet and vocal ensemble||composer|
|Victor||BS-042791||10-in.||10/5/1939||Cuban episode||Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-055958||10-in.||9/6/1940||Tiara||Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||W151486||10-in.||4/6/1931||Dream a little dream of me||Teddy Raph and his Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|OKeh||W404884||10-in.||3/18/1931||Dream a little dream of me||Fred Rich Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Andre, Fabian," accessed March 8, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111405.
Andre, Fabian. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 8, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111405.
"Andre, Fabian." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 8 March 2021.
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