Hawaiian Steel Guitar Showcase

Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival at Windward Mall - June 11, 2022 Part 1

The Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival at Windward Mall was held on Saturday, June 11, 2022, at the Windward Mall in Kane‘ohe. The festival featured steel guitarists Greg Sardinha and Po‘okela (Zachary Castro and Darrell Aquino), Kapono Lopes, Jeff Au Hoy, Steve Cheney, Joseph Zayac, Bobby Ingano, and Alan Akaka who also included NextGen steel guitarists Makamae Lyu-Napoleon, Isabella Bertelmann, Tai Misailidis, Pono Fernandez, and Joey Misailidis with Bobby Ingano assisting. Backup for some steel guitarists was provided by Helene Woodward on upright bass, Joseph Zayac on guitar, and Kaipo Asing on ‘ukulele.

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  • Greg Sardinha and Po Ľoklela (Zachary Castro on guitar and Darrell Aquino on bass) with Kaipo Asing on 'ukulele.
  • Zach Castro.
  • Greg and Darrell.
  • Kaipo, Zach, Greg, and Darrell.
  • Steel guitarist Greg Sardinha and Darrell Aquino on bass.
  • Emcee Kimo Kahoano.
  • Steel guitarist Kapono Lopes.
  • Helene Woodward on upright bass.
  • Helene Woodward, Joseph Zayac on guitar, Kapono Lopes, and Kaipo Asing on 'ukulele.
  • Helene, Joseph, Kapono, and Kaipo.
  • Helene, Kimo, Joseph, and Kapono.
  • Kimo sharing a song with Helene, Joseph, and Kapono.
  • Steel guitarist Jeff Au Hoy with Helene Woodward, Joseph Zayac, and Kaipo Asing.
  • Jeff Au Hoy with Kaipo Asing.
  • Joseph Zayac on guitar.
  • Joseph, Jeff, and Kaipo.
  • Helene, Joseph, Kaipo, and Jeff.
  • Jeff Au Hoy with Kaipo Asing.
  • Joseph Zayac.
  • Helene Woodward.
  • Kaipo Asing.
  • Jeff Au Hoy with Joseph Zayac.
  • Emcee Kimo Kahoano.
  • Steel guitarist Steve Cheney with Helene Woodward, Joseph Zayac, and Kaipo Asing.
  • Helene, Joseph, Steve, and Kaipo.
  • Steve Cheney.
  • Steve and Kaipo.
  • Steve Cheney.
  • Steel guitarist Joseph Zayac with Helene Woodward, Bobby Ingano, Alfredo Iglesias, and Doug Tolentino.
  • Helene Woodward, Joseph Zayac, Alfredo Iglesias (partially hidden), and Doug Tolentino.
  • Joseph Zayac, Alfredo Inglesias, and Doug Tolentino.
  • Bobby Ingano lent an assist to Joseph.
  • Joseph, Alfredo, and Doug.

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