Waikiki Steel Guitar Week

Ke Kula Mele Hawaii School of Hawaiian Music

Ensemble Players and Next Generation steel guitar students of Ke Kula Mele Hawaii School of Hawaiian Music also performed at the festival.

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  • Kumu Alan Akaka.
  • Next Gen steel guitarist Alexis Tolentino.
  • Ke Kula Mele Ensemble bass players Larry Holu and Lance Hylander.
  • Ke Kula Mele Ensemble 'ukulele player Shirley Holu.
  • Ke Kula Mele Ensemble keiki 'ukulele player.
  • Ke Kula Mele Ensemble guitar player Addison Ching.
  • Ke Kula Mele Ensemble keiki 'ukulele players Noah and Lehua with Lance Hylander and Shirley Holu in the background.
  • A concert attendee's view of the concert venue at Waikikik Beach Walk.
  • Ke Kula Mele Next Gen steel guitarist Mālie Lyman with Kumu Alan Akaka on the guitar.
  • Ke Kula Mele Ensemble bass player Lance Hylander.
  • Ke Kula Mele Ensemble keiki 'ukulele player Keona.
  • Ke Kula Mele Ensemble keiki 'ukulele player Noah.
  • From the rear, Ke Kula Mele Ensemble players Addison Ching, Kenji Tamashiro, Larry Holu, Keen Ching, Kumu Alan Akaka, and Steve Kawachi.
  • The Ke Kula Mele Hawaii Ensemble.
  • A view of the concert venue from the second story of the Shops at Waikiki Beach Walk.
  • Television station KITV recorded footage of the event that was broadcast on local (Hawaii) television that evening.
  • Next Gen steel guitarist Keen Ching.
  • Next Gen steel guitarist Mālie Lyman.

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