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Makana CD Release Event Sunday, December 29th.



November 26, 2013

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Makana CD Release Event Sunday, December 29th.

Honolulu, HI…The Kahala Hotel & Resort is proud to host the release party for slack-key guitar master Makana’s new album“Ripe”, to be held  December 29th  in the Maile Ballroom. Makana will be joined by a few special friends in celebration of his new album.

Performing with Slack key (Ki Ho’alu) master, Makana will be bass guitarist Lono Kaumeheiwa as well as percussionist Lopaka Colon Jr. Together they will perform songs from the new album. As part of the hotel’s Golden Jubilee, they will also feature Hawaiian music from the 1960’s to 70’s.   Renowned hula dancer Kanoe Cazimero will captivate the audience with her graceful moves to the music of the night. 

 The Makana CD Concert Party will be in the Maile Ballroom on Sunday, December 29th, with music from 6 pm through 9 pm.  This special event will include a buffet dinner, select wines and cocktails, all priced at $70 per person plus tax and gratuity.

Seating is limited so reserve early to avoid disappointment.  Reservations can be made by calling (808)739-8760, or emailing


Dean Fujitani
The Kahala Hotel & Resort
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