Daniel Naipo

Daniel Naipo “I Ho’okahi Ka Umauma, Ho’okahi ke aloha.” All united in Harmony and Love In 1973, Danny Naipo started his musical career at 12 years old. He became the third member of the Naipo Serenaders performing for tourists in a Maunalani Heights home,...

Buzzy Kealoha

Buzzy Kealoha “Kanaie‘ole a laila ho‘okani i ke mele me ka pu‘uwai.” Put the ego away. Be humble and let your heart express your music. Her name was Marion Keohokupuhina Kealoha. Most people called her “Aunty Marion” but to him, she was “Mom”. She was the...

Blaine Kamalani Kia

Blaine Kamalani Kia   “Kū I Ka Mana ‘Ai” Feed the knowledge as a parent to a child Blaine Kamalani Kia, the original Founder of Na Mea Ho‘okani, was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawai‘i with an education profile in music, business and Hawaiian culture. In the year...

Bryan Tolentino

Bryan Tolentino “A‘ohe pau ka ike I ka hālau ho‘okahi.” All knowledge is not in just one school. [One can learn from many sources] ‘Ukulele artist Bryan Tolentino has been known, for the past thirty-eight years, as an accompanist who performed and continues to...