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Charles E. King (II) (1874–1950)

Composer ("Song of the Islands" ["Na Lei O Hawaii"]), author, legislator and educator, educated in public schools and at the Oswego State Normal School. He was a leader in musical education in Hawaii and an authority on Hawaiian songs, and taught in the Kamahemeha Schools and in public schools. Also, he was an inspector of schools for the ... See full bio »

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 2013 Mad Men (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The Doorway, Part 2 (2013) ... (music: "Hawaiian Wedding Song" - uncredited)
 2012 The Last Elvis (writer: "Hawaiian Wedding Song")
 2011 The Descendants (writer: "'Imi Auia 'Oe")
 2006 Snakes on a Plane (writer: "Kaimana Hila")
 2005 Elvis by the Presleys (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Hawaii Wedding Song")
 2001 Six Feet Under (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The New Person (2001) ... (writer: "Hawaiian Wedding Song")
 1988 Aloha Summer (writer: "Hawaiian Wedding Song (Ke Kali Nei Au)")
 1988 Dolly (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- My Hawaii (1988) ... (music: "Hawaiian Wedding Song")
 1985 Heaven Help Us (writer: "Hawaiian Wedding Song")
 1966 Petticoat Junction (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The Almost Annual Charity Show (1966) ... (music: "Hawaiian Wedding Song" - uncredited)
 1965 The Drifter (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Going Aboard (1965) ... (writer: "Beyond the Reef" - uncredited)
 1961 Blue Hawaii (writer: "Hawaiian Wedding Song")
 1957 The Wings of Eagles ("Song of the Islands", uncredited)
 1950 Cheaper by the Dozen (music: "Song of the Islands (Na Lei O Hawaii)" (1915) - uncredited)
 1946 It's a Wonderful Life (writer: "Song of the Islands" - uncredited)
 1942 Ice-Capades Revue (music: "Song of the Islands" - uncredited)
 1942 Song of the Islands (writer: "Song of the Islands (Na Lei O Hawaii)" (1915) - uncredited)
 1940 'Til We Meet Again (writer: "Song of the Islands (Na Lei O Hawaii)" (1915), "King's Serenade" - uncredited)
 1938 Hawaii Calls (as Charles King, "Song of the Islands")
 1936 Pearl of the Pacific (Documentary short) (music: "Song of the Islands (Na Lei O Hawaii)", "King's Serenade", "Palolo" - uncredited)
 1936 Meet the Kernel (Short) (writer: "Song of the Islands (Na Lei O Hawaii)" - uncredited)
 1936 King of the Islands (Short) (music: "King's Serenade" - uncredited)
 1935 Freddie Martin & His Orchestra (Short) (music: "Song of the Islands (Na Lei O Hawaii)" - uncredited)
 1935 Will Osborne and His Orchestra (Short) (writer: "Song of the Islands (Na Lei O Hawaii)" - uncredited)
 1934 A Visit to the South Seas (Documentary short) (music: "King's Serenade (Imi au Ia Oe)" - uncredited)
 1932 One Way Passage (music: "King's Serenade" - uncredited)
 1931 The Black Camel (writer: "Uheuhene", "Na Lei O Hawaii" - uncredited)
 1929 Ben Pollack and His Park Central Orchestra (Short) (writer: "Song of the Islands (Na Lei O Hawaii)" - uncredited)
 1929 Melody Lane (writer: "THE SONG OF THE ISLANDS")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Books: "King's Book of Hawaiian Melodies"; "Songs of Hawaii"; "Favorites From the Hawaiian Operettas"; "The Prince of Hawaii"; "Hawaiian Favorites for the Piano".

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