David Kaio

David Kaio “Thru Mele, our culture survived. Thru our leo, the voices of our kupuna whisper in the wind” A Hawaiian husband, father, musician, singer, songwriter and producer, David Kaio is one of eight children born and raised in La‘ie, Pauoa and Lanakila on the...

Halehaku Seabury

Halehaku Seabury Halehaku Seabury, founding member of the multiple Nā Hōkū Hanohano award winning group Nā Hoa, is a multi-instrumentalist, composer/arranger, and vocalist from Kāneʻohe, Oʻahu. He developed an early passion for music from his parents while...

Kama Hopkins

Kama Hopkins “E hana i nā mea ā pau i ke aloha.” Do all things with love. Kama Hopkins grew up in a family of musicians and hula dancers. His grandmother is Momi Bee Kahawaiolaʻa of the Bee Sisters. The Bee Sisters and John K. Almeida were the first to...

Maelia Loebenstein Carter

Maelia Loebenstein Carter Maelia Loebenstein Carter is the kumu hula of Ka Pā Hula O Kaunoe O Wa‘ahila, which she inherited after the passing of her grandmother, Aunty Mae Ulalia Long Loebenstein in 1997. Their hula tradition is rooted in the mo‘okū‘auhau, or...

Mahealani Harris

Mahealani Harris “Ho‘onani I ka Makua Mau.”Praise God from whom all blessings flow. Born in Kalihi, Mahealani Harris was raised in Lanikai, O‘ahu and is a graduate of Kamehameha Schools. She returned after forty two years of living in Santa Barbara,...