Hawaiian Steel Guitar Showcase

Livestream Steel Guitar Saturday - April 17, 2021

The Livestream Steel Guitar Saturday on April 17, 2021, featured live performances by Greg Sardinha and Po‘kela (Zach Castro and Kata Maduli), Paul Kim and the Waimānalo Sunset Band (Keli‘i Makua, Sam Lanakila Makua, and Keao Kamalani) and prerecorded performances by Ke Kula Mele NextGen steel guitarists.

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  • Host Alan Akaka kicking off the show and introducing Greg Sardinha.
  • Alan introduces Zach Castro.
  • Alan introduces Kata Maduli. Kata was celebrating his birthday.
  • Kata Maduli.
  • Greg Sardinha and Poʻokela: Zach Castro on guitar, Greg Sardinha, and Kata Maduli on bass.
  • Greg Sardinha.
  • Greg Sardinha.
  • Greg Sardinha. Photo by Alan Akaka.
  • Zach Castro on guitar.
  • Zach, Greg, and Kata. Photo by Alan Akaka.
  • Zach Castro, Greg Sardinha, and Kata Maduli. Photo by Alan Akaka.
  • NextGen steel guitarist Justin Firmeza.
  • NextGen steel guitarist Mālie Lyman.
  • NextGen steel guitarist Pono Fernandez.
  • NextGen steel guitarist Joey Misailidis.
  • NextGen steel guitarist Ethan Goore.
  • Alan introduces Paul Kim.
  • Paul Kim and the Waimānalo Sunset Band: Keliʻi Makua on Pakini bass, Sam Lanakila Makua on 6-string guitar, Keao Kamalani on 12-string guitar, and Paul Kim.
  • Lanakila Makua and Keao Kamalani.
  • Keliʻi Makua and Sam Lanakila Makua.
  • Paul Kim.
  • Lanakila Makua.
  • Keliʻi Makua.
  • Lanakila and Keao.
  • Paul Kim and the Waimānalo Sunset Band. Photo by Alan Akaka.
  • Keao Kamalani. Photo by Alan Akaka.
  • Keliʻi Makua. Photo by Alan Akaka.
  • Paul Kim. Photo by Alan Akaka.
  • Lanakila Makua. Photo by Alan Akaka.
  • The livestream broadcast during Gregʻs segment showing the camera positions. Photo by Scotty Wong.
  • The NextGen video airs while Paul Kim and the Waimānalo Sunset Band get ready for the live broadcast. Photo by Scotty Wong.

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