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Hawaiian Song Composing Contest : first annual, 1950-twenty-eight [ie. twenty-eighth] annual, 1977

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Title: Hawaiian Song Composing Contest : first annual, 1950-twenty-eight [ie. twenty-eighth] annual, 1977
Editors: Honolulu (Hawaii). Department of Parks and Recreation
LC Subject Headings: Songs, Hawaiian
Issue Date: 1979
Abstract: Between 1950 and 1977, the City and County of Honolulu Dept. of Parks and Recreation conducted an annual Hawaiian song composition contest. These volumes list the songs submitted to the contests, and the songs' lyrics. The full set is held at the Hawaiian Collection at Hamilton Library, and at the libraries of UH-Hilo and UH-Maui College. Portions of this set are available online here, as follows:

Volume 1 (digitized in full here) - First section: Handwritten lists of songs submitted each year, with names of composers. Second section: Typed list of the songs and composers, sorted by song name. Third section: Typed list of the songs and composers, sorted by composer. The pages referenced in the typed lists refer to pages within volumes 2-5 of this set.

Volumes 2-5 (digitized partially here) - Lyrics to the songs submitted as entries to the song contests. Some songs include English translations. Some songs lack lyrics. Volume 2: Songs with titles starting with A through I. Volume 3: Songs with titles starting with K. Volume 4: Songs with titles starting with L through O. Volume 5: Songs with titles starting with P through W, and miscellaneous others.
Description: Lists and lyrics compiled and documented by Kimo Alama Keaulana. Transcription of song titles and composers (typed lists) and index of lists created by University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Libraries Hawaiian Collection. In Hawaiian and English.
Pages/Duration: 66 pages
URI/DOI: http://hdl.handle.net/10524/46318
Rights: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States
Appears in Collections:Hawaiian Collection Books and Articles



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