Haku Mele Workshop

Haku Mele Workshop Hawaiian Composition THIS EVENT IS CLOSED.  This two-day workshop explored the ‘ai ‘ōiwi, oral performance keys of Hawaiian composition. Participants analyzed and discussed mele of old and new and in the end compose an original mele. Instructor, Kalani Akana, is currently a cultural specialist with the Office of Hawaiian Affairs developing cultural activities…

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LEI MAKING WITH KUANA TORRES KAHELE

Join us for our first ‘Ike Ku’una workshop of the year with renowned lei maker and Hawaiian musician, Kuana Torres Kahele. Participants will learn the kui style of lei making as they work with the lau (leaf) of the niu (coconut tree). Workshop will include materials and each participant will receive Kuana’s Lei Making DVD….

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