Composed by Queen Liliʻuokalani. The song story shares in detail the day Eddie Kamae was guided to find this song after he heard an elderly woman sing it the night before. The story explains the meaning behind the song and tells how Eddie loved the heartfelt nature of the Queen’s songs like this one, in addition to her many serious and intricate compositions.
- lyrics and translations
- song story
- educational questions
- music sheets
- resources from Kamae archive
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