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Ke Kali Nei Au and the Hawaiian Opera

Having just entered into the sacred union of marriage I decided to commit some time into researching the history of one of the finest Hawaiian songs ever composed, the insurmountable… 507 more words

03/24 | Makana & Paula Fuga (Hawaiian music)

They are part of the next generation that is redefining Hawaiian music for a new century. They are talented and adventurous, combining strong roots with limitless exploration, characterized not by musical boundaries but by excellence, passion, and verve. 108 more words

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Why some musicians are allowed to perform at Hawaii's airports, but not Kaapana

Ledward Kaapana has been playing music for 50 years.

On Thursday, we told you the local musician was asked by a security guard to stop playing at Honolulu International Airport. 308 more words


BEAUTIFUL MUSIC: The Rose Ensemble

One of the joys of living in Minnesota is our extremely rich abundance of choral groups, thanks in large part to the influence of St. Olaf College in Northfield. 90 more words

Defining the Undefinable

Each time the issue of defining slack key is addressed by either a specific artist or some governing body of musical societies, I find the divisiveness of these definitions and categories on the one hand interesting, but also unfortunate on the other. 1,912 more words