EKK 2012

2 04, 2012

When Sistah Robi rolls into town, expect the unexpected

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Photos on Facebook  for March 26 EKK #9; Mahalo to Tashi http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.369818496392191.90067.173083409399035&type=1 It really was not through any fault of theirs when Sistah Robi and Ku Kahakalau came to do EKK Monday in March 2006 that the electrical circuit for Island School bombed out and EKK could not happen [...]

2 04, 2012

When you see, hear and feel the Aloha, it’s the real deal

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Photos on Picasa for March 19 EKK #8; Mahalo to Tashi http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.365148256859215.89113.173083409399035&type=1 Troy Lazaro • Photo by Tashi I first laid eyes on Troy Lazaro when he was a slip of a boy, probably still in high school, at Nathan Kalama's 50th birthday party which was a back yard-under the [...]

2 04, 2012

Kaua’i’s Own Ukulele Boy Wonder – Aldrine

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Meet Aldrine Guerrero Photos on Picasa for March 12 EKK #7; Mahalo to Tashi http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.360977633942944.88266.173083409399035&type=1   At the end of last Monday's program, a gentleman came up and told me how much he loved my introduction of Aldrine; I saw him again in line at Cost-Co outdoor snack [...]

5 03, 2012

The Traveling Troubadours of Paniola Music

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"The Traveling Troubadours of Paniola Music" Photos on Picasa for February 27 EKK #5; Mahalo to Anne O'Malley https://picasaweb.google.com/109766123679939219619/EKanikapilaKakouGuestGordonFreitas#slideshow/5715399666179846226 "Local Folks" Spread Their Musical Aloha Musicians seem to have the tightest schedules -- juggling their gigs with their family lives and day jobs, composing songs, recording albums, and keeping up [...]

1 03, 2012

“The LT Smooth Phenomenom”

2012-03-01T11:08:26-10:00EKK 2012|0 Comments

Photos on Facebook for February 20 EKK #5; mahalo to Tashi: http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.346338308740210.85168.173083409399035&type=1 Taking a Journey with Vakanui Each Monday as EKK groupees and new attendees step through the doors of the Jasmine Ballroom, there is an air of anticipation for what's to come. The big question is, "Can you top off [...]

1 03, 2012

“Take Me Back to the Days of Old Hawaii”

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on Facebook for March 6 EKK Monday; mahalo to Tashi: http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.336675913039783.83679.173083409399035&type=1 Guess who is coming to EKK? Statistics and data may sound boring to some, but surely not for those of us who are presenting EKK for our community enjoyment! Thanks to the willingness of our participants to let us know [...]

1 03, 2012

“When Kaukahi Comes to Town”

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Photos on Facebook for March 13 EKK #4; mahalo to Tashi: http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.336675913039783.83679.173083409399035&type=1 The "WOW Factor" Phone calls pour in each week before EKK Monday and the main question is "What is the program going to be?" My answer is always, "I never know because each week is very different and [...]

1 03, 2012

2012 EKK Mondays invite you to “Legacy of Hawaiian Music”

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Prolific composer Dennis Kamakahi and the multi-talented Stephen Inglis kicked off the 29th season of EKK with “Waimaka Helelei” concert, celebrating songs of Kalaupapa on Molokai. A serious topic about a unique place in Hawai’i with its own history was skillfully and sensitively presented with archival images, heart-wrenching stories, new [...]