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Cyril Pahinui at Hi`ilawe

Remembering Hawaiian Slack Key Master Cyril Pahinui

Heard on NPR – Hawaiian Slack Key Master Cyril Pahinui has died.

Gabby Pahninui with family and friends | Courtesy Panini Records

Remembering A Legendary Hawaiian Musician

Gabby Pahinui playing music in his backyard with his sons and friends. Bla Pahinui, Gabby Pahinui, Leland “Atta” Isaacs, Phillip, Cyril and Martin Pahinui, and “Joe Gang” Kupahu. Photo © Panini Records. Used with permission. Remembering A Legendary Hawaiian Musician Heard on NPR’s “All Things Considered,” January 1, 2018 By Heidi Chang Gabby Pahinui is […]

Martin Pahinui | Photo © Heidi Chang

Remembering Beloved Hawaiian Musician Martin Pahinui

Heard on NPR – The gifted and beloved Hawaiian musician Martin Pahinui has died.

Slack Key Master Kapono Beamer | Photo© Dayna Marie Beamer

A Hawaiian Christmas with Slack Key Master Kapono Beamer

Heard on Hawaii Public Radio – Enjoy the magic of A Hawaiian Christmas with Slack Key Master Kapono Beamer, sharing tales of his family’s holiday traditions and rich musical legacy.

Gabe Baltazar, Noel Okimoto, Benny Rietveld ©Sandy Tsukiyama

Topaz Reunion with Special Guest Gabe Baltazar

Seen in Hawaii Tales Blog – Hawaii jazz legend Gabe Baltazar will make a special guest appearance at a Topaz reunion concert.

Guitarist Carlos Santana and bass player Benny Rietveld Photo ©Manny Pappanicholas

Santana’s bass player Benny Rietveld returns home to perform in Hawaii

Hawaii Tales Blog – Santana’s bass player and musical director, Benny Rietveld, returns home to perform in Hawaii.

Horace Silver with HeidiChang and Pete Fallico at Yoshi’s in Oakland. 1994.

Celebrating Father’s Day and Horace Silver’s “Song For My Father”

Hawaii Tales Blog – Celebrating Father’s Day and Horace Silver’s Song For My Father

Will The Descendants soundtrack get a Grammy nom?

Hawaii Tales Blog – Will The Descendants soundtrack get a Grammy nom?

Dave Brubeck withHeidi Chang 3-21-81

Aloha Dave Brubeck (1920 – 2012)

Hawaii Tales Blog – Remembering jazz legend Dave Brubeck.

Ray Parker Jr.

Third Annual Pacific Rim Jazz Festival

Check out the Third Annual Pacific Rim Jazz Festival, which gets underway today at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu.

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