Waikiki Steel Guitar Week

Gallery: 2017 Waikiki Steel Guitar Week

This gallery contains pictures and links to select videos from the 2017 Waikiki Steel Guitar Week and the 8th Annual Waikiki Steel Guitar Festival held on July 10-15, 2017. Additional videos are on the festival's YouTube channel.

Video Gallery

Ke Kula Mele Next Generation Steel Guitarists (Monday)
   Pono Fernandez - No Ke Ano Ahiahi
   Pono Fernandez - Waikiki Medley
   Pono Fernandez - Henehene Kou Aka
   Joey Misailidis - Pua 'Iliahi
   Ke Kula Mele Ensenmble - Aloha Week Hula
   Malie and Iosepa Lyman - Honaunau Paka
   Malie Lyman - Kipu Kai
   Ke Kula Mele Ensemble - Hawaiian Hula Eyes
   Malie Lyman - Hilo March
   Alexis Tolentino - Steel Guitar Rag
   Alexis Tolentino - Whispering Lullaby
Greg Sardinha and Po'okela (Tuesday)
   Fly Away to Waikiki
   Kou Kino Mambo
   Beyond the Reef
   Aloha Tears
   Territorial Airwaves
   Something
Casey Olsen Trio (Wednesday) - Casey Olsen, Hiram Olsen, Dennis "Bla" Keohokalole
   Kuwili
   Adventures in Paradise/Moon of Manakoora/More
   Pa 'au 'au Waltz
   Dancing Under the Stars
   Black and White Rag
   Estralita
Alan Akaka and The Islanders (Thursday)
   Hoe Hoe Na Wa'a/Na Moku 'Eha/Henehene Kou Aka
   A 'Oia
   'Ulupalakua
   Pua 'Iliahi
   Wahine 'Ilikea
   Royal Hawaiian Hotel
Alexis Tolentino (Friday)
   Whispering Lullaby
   Hilo March
   Steel Guitar Rag
   Haole Hula
   Sand
   How D'ya Do
   Aloha Week Hula
Steve Cheney (Friday)
   E Ku'u Morning Dew
   Sanoe
   My Rose of Waikiki
   Kimo Hula/Mi Nei
   Roselani Blossoms/Po La 'Ila 'i
Wayne Shishido (Friday)
   My Little Grass Shack in Kealakekua, Hawaii
   He Hawaii Au
   Hamabe no Uta
   Lei Nani
Geronimo "Geri" Valdriz (Friday)
   Noho Paipai
   Leahi
   He'eia
   Sands of Waikiki
Bobby Ingano (Friday)
   Mapuana/Sweet Leilani
   Maile Swing
   Palolo Medley
   Sleepwalk
Alan Akaka and The Islanders (Saturday)
   Wai O Minnehaha
   Holoholo Ka'a
   Paniau
   Twelfth Street Rag
Paul Kim and the Waimanalo Sunset Band (Saturday)
   No Ke Ano Ahiahi
   Manu Kapalulu
   Kona Kai 'Opua/Walked Into Waikiki
   Sweet Weuweu/Ke Ala A Ka Jeep
   Waipi'i
   Maile Lau Li'ili'i
Eddie Palama (Saturday)
   Honolulu I Am Coming Back Again
   Evening In The Islands
   Twilight In Hawaii
   Lovely Hula Girl
   He Aloha No 'O Honolulu
Bobby Ingano (Saturday)
   Hula Blues
   Waipio
   Southern Medley
   Lei Nani
Greg Sardinha and Po'okela (Saturday)
   Hilo Bay

You Tube Please visit the Festival's YouTube Channel for additional video recordings from Waikiki Steel Guitar Week and Festival events.

Photo Gallery

Monday - Thursday Evening Concerts
Monday - Next Generation Steel Guitarists
Tuesday - Greg Sardinha and Po'okela
Wednesday - The Casey Olsen Trio
Thursday - Alan Akaka and The Islanders

Friday-Saturday Festival
Steel Guitar Exhibit
Behind the Scenes
Friday Ho'olaule'a
Saturday Ho'olaule'a
Photos Contributed by Event Guests
Roger Izuka Photos
Kilohana Silve Photos

Please enjoy these photos for your personal use. There may be a slight pause as picture slideshows load. Photography courtesy of Addison Ching, Don Touchi Kilohana Silve, Roger Izuka, and Sandy Sardinha. Don Touchi Photo photographs ©2017 by Don Touchi Photos and HIMELE. All other photos ©2017 by HIMELE as appropriate. Individual photographers may reserve and enforce their own copyrights.

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