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Henry Kapono, Keola Beamer, Moanalani Beamer at Myron's Cabaret Jazz At The Smith Center

Posted by Bandsintown on January 24, 2020

Where

Myron's Cabaret Jazz At The Smith Center
361 W Symphony Park Ave
Las Vegas, NV
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When

Fri, January 24, 2020
7:00 pm

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Keola Beamer & Henry Kapono, with Moanalani Beamer

“[Keola Beamer]…The Quintessential Hawaiian Slack-Key Guitar Master” —The New York Times

“Kapono is one of the great island songwriters of his generation.” –Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Keola Beamer & Henry Kapono are two legends of Hawaiian music. Each became an icon in the 1970s, both at the creative forefront as Hawaiian music reinvented itself. They have continued to lead the way for over 4 decades.

Keola Beamer’s contributions to slack key guitar during the 1970s began to spark public interest in kī-hō‘alu, launching a statewide revival of the tradition, and his 1978 release, Honolulu City Lights, is the largest selling recording in the history of Hawaiian music. Today he is one of Hawai’i’s premier singer-songwriters, arrangers, composers and masters of the Hawaiian slack key guitar....

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