Hawaiian Steel Guitar Showcase

Livestream Steel Guitar Saturday - February 27, 2021 #2

The Livestream Steel Guitar Saturday on February 27, 2021, featured live performances by Kapono Lopes and Jeff Au Hoy, with guest appearances by Bobby Ingano and Ocean Kaowili and prerecorded performances by Ke Kula Mele NextGen steel guitarists.

Part 1 shows views of the Livestream concert. Part 2 shows views of the Livestream Virtual Kanikapila.

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  • The All-Star Kanikapila band with Alan Akaka as Emcee. Kapono Lopes shows the He Mele Aloha Hawaiian Songbook that was used as the basis for kanikapila selections. From Left: Alan Akaka, Bobby Ingano, Jeff Au Hoy, Adam Asing, Mālie Lyman, Greg Sardinha, Kapono Lopes, and Kaipo Asing.
  • The three steel guitarists: Bobby Ingano, Jeff Au Hoy, and Mālie Lyman. Also in picture: Alan Akaka and Adam Asing.
  • Mālie Lyman on the steel guitar.
  • Alan Akaka on electric bass, Bobby Ingano, Jeff Au Hoy and Mālie Lyman on steel guitar, Adam Asing on ʻukulele, and Greg Sardinha on ʻukulele.
  • The All-Star Band: Alan Akaka, Bobby Ingano, Jeff Au Hoy, Adam Asing, Mālie Lyman, Greg Sardinha, Kaipo Asing, and Kapono Lopes.
  • Alan Akaka queues up the next kanikapila selection from the requests that were mailed in.
  • Mālie, Greg, and Kaipo.
  • Greg, Kaipo, and Kapono.
  • Adam joined the group to share the microphone.
  • Greg Sardinha.
  • Jeff positions the microphone for Adam Asing on baritone ʻukulele.
  • Greg on the ʻukulele.
  • Guitarists Kaipo Asing and Kapono Lopes.
  • Bobby Ingano and Jeff Au Hoy.
  • Kapono Lopes.
  • Alan Akaka on electric upright bass with Bobby and Jeff.
  • Greg, Adam, and Kapono.
  • Kapono.
  • Bobby on the steel guitar.
  • Livestream control center. Photo by Scotty Wong.
  • Monitoring console with livestream cameras. Photo by Scotty Wong.
  • Setting up for the livestream with the opening slide queued up. Photo by Scotty Wong.

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