Maui Steel Guitar Festival

Saturday Ho'olaule'a 2

The Saturday evening Ho'olaule'a was well-attended with standing room only in the hotel's outdoor stage and Tiki Terrace restaurant areas. Hula dancers supplemented the evening program, which ended with a jam session with all the evening's featured players playing together.

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  • Featured artist Bobby Ingano.
  • Bobby Ingano.
  • Leimomi Bacalso-Murray with Gary Aiko, Bobby Ingano, and Kaipo Asing.
  • Bobby Ingano with Gary Aiko and Kaipo Asing
  • Alan Akaka and The Islanders - Gary Aiko and Kaipo Asing.
  • Alan Akaka and The Islanders.
  • Dancers Leimomi Bacalso-Murray and Pono Murray with Gary Aiko and Kaipo Asing
  • Leimomi Bacalso-Murray and Pono Murray with Gary Aiko and Kaipo Asing
  • Wainani Kealoha danced hula while Gary Aiko sang ''Poina 'Ole 'Ia.''
  • Wainani Kealoha.
  • Wainani Kealoha and Alan Akaka.
  • Wainani Kealoha.
  • Front: Next Gen Players Alexsis Tolentino, Keen Ching, Kawai'iki Punua, Lilikalani Punua. Rear: Gary Aiko, Addison Ching, Kala'e Punua, Michiko Akaka, Alan Akaka.
  • Next Gen steel guitarists Keen Ching and Kawai'iki Punua.
  • Next Gen steel guitarist Lilikalani Punua.
  • Michiko Akaka.
  • Next Gen steel guitarist Alexis Tolentino.
  • Alexis Tolentino.
  • Kawai'iki Punua, Lilikalani Punua, and Alan Akaka.
  • Guitarist Kala'e Punua.
  • Addison Ching.
  • Kawai'iki Punua and Lilikalani Punua.
  • Ho'olaule'a finale with Ed Punua, Bobby Ingano, Gary Aiko, Greg Sardinha, Duane Padilla, Alan Akaka, Kaipo Asing, Ross Ka'a'a, Sonny Silva, and Geri Valdriz.
  • Ed Punua, Bobby Ingano, Gary Aiko, Greg Sardinha, Duane Padilla, Alan Akaka, Kaipo Asing, Ross Ka'a'a, Sonny Silva, and Geri Valdriz.
  • Ross Ka'a'a, Sonny Silva, and Geri Valdriz.
  • Ed Punua, Bobby Ingano, Gary Aiko, Greg Sardinha, and Duane Padilla.

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