Masters of Hawaiian Music: George Kahumoku Jr., Led Kaapana, & Herb Ohta Jr.
Saturday, January 29, 2022
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“Virtuosic keepers of a cultural flame. . . . Bringing folklore and cultural memory into a performance that unfolded as breezy entertainment.” —New York Times
Escape the cold and spend an evening with three Slack Key Guitar Masters, featured regularly at Maui’s renowned “Slack Key Show®,” share Hawai‘i’s unique folk styles, with origins in the early 19th century Hawaiian paniolo (cowboy) culture and evolving into one of the signature sounds of contemporary Hawaiian music: Four-time Grammy-winner and master slack key guitarist George Kahumoku Jr., National Heritage Fellow Led Kaapana, known for his exceptional picking style on guitar and ‘ukulele, and master ukulele and Na Hoku and Hawai’i Music award-winner Herb Ota, Jr. come together for an evening of songs, stories, and Hawaiian aloha.
Individual tickets go on sale July 13, 2021