Maui Steel Guitar Festival

Saturday Ho'olaule'a

The Saturday Evening Ho'olaulea featured steel guitarists Owana Salazar, Hilo's Dwight Tokumoto, Bobby Ingano, Patti Maxine, Greg Sardinha, Tokyo's Kiyoshi "Lion" Kobayashi, and a finale jam session with all the evening's featured steel guitar players.

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  • Owana Salazar.
  • Owana Salazar.
  • Leilani Kahoano.
  • Leilani Kahoano doing hula.
  • Leilani Kahoano doing hula.
  • Leilani Kahoano doing hula.
  • Leilani Kahoano doing hula.
  • Owana Salazar with members of her Hawaiian Style Singing workshop.
  • Owana Salazar.
  • Hilo's Dwight Tokumoto with Danny Kapoi, Jr., Alan Akaka, and Kaniloa Kamaunu.
  • Dwight Tokumoto with Alan Akaka.
  • Bobby Ingano with Danny Kapoi, Jr., Alan Akaka, and Kaniloa Kamaunu.
  • Bobby Ingano.
  • Guest vocalist Eric Keawe during Bobby Ingano's performance.
  • Bobby Ingano with Danny Kapoi, Jr., and Alan Akaka.
  • Emcee Kathy Collins doing hula.
  • Shirley Holu doing hula.
  • Shirley Holu.
  • Kumikoi Kakiuchi and festival guest.
  • Shirley Holu doing hula.
  • Kathy Collins.
  • Festival guest Kumiko Kakiuchi.
  • Kimo Kahoano doing hula as Eric Keawe sings.
  • Sound engineer David Nakamura.
  • Patti Maxine.
  • Patti Maxine with Alan Akaka.
  • Co-emcees Kimo Kahoano and Kathy Collins cutting the rug to Patti Maxine.
  • Patti Maxine through the video camera.
  • Greg Sardinha.
  • Greg Sardinha.
  • More hula by Leilani Kahoano.
  • More hula by Leilani Kahoano.
  • Emcee Kimo Kahoano.
  • Kiyoshi ''Lion'' Kobayashi from Tokyo, Japan.
  • Kiyoshi ''Lion'' Kobayashi.
  • Finale with steel guitarists Dwight Okumoto, Bobby Ingano, and Alan Akaka with Danny Kapoi, Jr., and Alexis Tolentino and Mālie Lyman doing hula.
  • Finale with hula by Alexis Tolentino, Kimo Kahoano, and Mālie Lyman.
  • Hula by Alexis, Kimo and Mālie.
  • Hula by Alexis, Kimo and Mālie.
  • Owana Salazar at finale jam session.
  • Kathy Collins cutting the rug during the finale jam session.
  • Patti Maxine at the finale jam session.

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