Maui Steel Guitar Festival

Friday Open Stage

The Friday Open Stage featured 30-minute performance sessions from steel guitarists worldwide..

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  • Ron Carter. Photo courtesy of Ron Carter.
  • Open session host Addison Ching. Photo by Julie Hendriks.
  • Jack Aldrich with Konabob Stoffer and Kamaka Tom.
  • Jack Aldrich.
  • Konabob Stoffer.
  • Griffith ''Kamaka'' Tom.
  • Jack Aldrich with Kamaka Tom and Konabob Stoffer.
  • Konabob Stoffer. Photo by Julie Hendrilks.
  • Joerg Schubert from Hagen, Germany. Photo by Julie Hendriks.
  • Joerg Schubert. Photo by Julie Hendriks.
  • Joerg Schubert. Photo by Julie Hendriks.
  • Joel Katz. Photo by Julie Hendriks.
  • Kanika Pila with Konabob Stoffer, Yoshiyuki Endo and Tadashi Arakawa.
  • Yoshiyuki Endo.
  • Tadashi Arakawa.
  • Kanika Pila from Yokohama, Japan. Photo by Julie Hendriks.
  • Chuck Hughes from Denver, Colorado.
  • Chuck Hughes.
  • Chuck Hughes with Jack Aldrich and Griffith ''Kamaka'' Tom. Photo by Julie Hendriks.
  • The Hawaiian Steel Guitar Orchestra performing on stage. Photo by Julie Hendriks.
  • The Hawaiian Steel Guitar Orchestra performing on stage. Photo by Kiyoshi ''Lion'' Kobayashi.
  • The Hawaiian Steel Guitar Orchestra performing on stage. Photo by Kiyoshi ''Lion'' Kobayashi.
  • A view of the performance from the audience. Photo by Shinichi Kakiuchi.
  • Lion's Hawaiian Steel Guitar Orchestra. From left: Mr. Norio Usui (SG) Mr. Toshitake Okano (Uk), Mrs Kayoko Iwade (SG) Mrs. Masako Wakamatsu (Uk), Kiyoshi Lion Kobayashi (SG), Mrs. Yoko Ito (Yohko Itoh, Uk) Mrs. Yoko Tanaka (Yohko, SG), Mrs. Haruko Ozeki (Ohzeki Uk), Mr. Masahiko Ibamoto(SG), and Mr. Kinjiro Sakata (Uk). Photo by Shinichi Kakiuchi.

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