Kanikapila jam sessions were held on Friday and Saturday evenings after the main program. These pictures are from Friday's session.
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- Dave ''DK'' Kolars with a steel guitar he constructed.
- Front row steel guitarists include Yoshiyuki Endo (Japan), Jim Newberry (Washington), Vickie Van Fechtmann (Hawaii), Rebecca Woo (California), Dave ''DK'' Kolars (Illinois), and Shinichi Kakiuchi (Japan).
- Dave ''DK'' Kolars, Shinichi Kakiuchi, Bobby Ingano, Patti Maxine, and Tai and Joey Misailidis.
- Jim Newberry, Vickie Van Fechtmann, and Rebecca Woo. with Carmel Lay and Japanese steel guitarist Kikuo Urushihara observing.
- Larry Holu, Greg Sardinha, and Alan Akaka.
- Patti Maxine, Tai Misailidis, Gary Aiko, and Larry Holu.
- Greg Sardinha, Alan Akaka, Duke Kaleolani Ching, Kiyoshi ''Lion'' Kobayashi, Mike Bonnice, Kaipo Asing, Yoshiyuki Endo, and Jiim Newberry.
- Jim Newberry, Vickie Van Fechtmann, Rebecca Woo, Kalina Wong, and Dave ''DK'' Kolars.
- Julie Hendriks, Dave ''DK'' Kolars, Shinichi Kakiuchi, Tadashi Arakawa, Bobby Ingano, and Patti Maine.
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Photography by Don Touchi ©2017 by Don Touchi Photos and HIMELE.