The Japanese Sandman Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra Recorded in Camden, New Jersey on August 19th 1920 by Paul Whiteman and his "Ambassador Orchestra". *"The Japanese Sandman" was composed by. The song is about a sandman from Japan, who exchanges yesterdays for tomorrows. The number has. Paul Whiteman and his Ambassador Orchestra – 1920.Grofé joined the orchestra of Paul Whiteman, serving briefly I think there has always been sex in…