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# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
3.9 Now Is the Hour (Maori Farewell Song) 3:08 Bing Sings 96 of His Greatest Hits Bing Crosby Reader’s Digest RDA-127/A


choir vocals: The Ken Darby Choir
chorus master: Ken Darby
vocals: Bing Crosby
recording of: Now Is the Hour

Now Is the Hour

additional lyricist: Dorothy Stewart (1945 – 1947)
composer: Clement Scott
lyricist: Maewa Kaihau (1920)
publisher: Keith Prowse Music Publishing Co. Ltd.
referred to in medleys: Songs of the First and Second World War
translated version of: Po atarau (based on "The Swiss Cradle Song", with English and Maori lyrics)