Author: Big Island Music Staff

The Kona Aloha Singers, an adult contemporary/popular music chorus, is excited to announce their holiday concert titled “Holiday Aloha” at the Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha Kona Beach Hotel on Saturday, December 3 at 4 p.m. The chorus will be singing songs from Ed Sheeran, Pentatonix, Simon & Garfunkel, and more plus Holiday favorites! They will be accompanied by a variety of musicians, and are thrilled to welcome LT Smooth, Binti Bailey, and Sebrina Barron as soloists and Justine Smith as Emcee. Binti Bailey, KAS artistic director, is a professional Big Island musician and vocalist heavily involved in community events…

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KAHILU THEATRE PRESENTS NA LEO PILIMEHANA Friday, December 16, 2022 Doors: 6 p.m. | Show: 7 p.m. Tickets: $35-65 67-1186 Lindsey Rd Waimea, HI 96743 (808) 885-6868 KAHILU THEATRE The Kahilu Theatre will present Na Leo Pilimehana on Friday, December 16, 2022, at 7 p.m. Na Leo Pilimehana, which in Hawaiian means voices blending together in warmth, is the most popular, award-winning, and biggest-selling female Hawaiian group in the world. Na Leo consists of three childhood friends, Nalani Jenkins, Lehua Kalima, and Angela Morales-Escontria. Na Leo has won the most Nā Hōkū Hanohano awards of any Hawaiian music group, becoming the most recognized…

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Happy Aloha Friday! Here’s your Big Island Weekend Entertainment Guide for Nov. 25-27 Musicians and venue proprietors lead complicated lives: checking in advance to confirm engagements is advisable.  This entertainment guide is compiled with assistance from venue owners. Some venues may not have confirmed a performer or updated their monthly music schedule – usually the first weekend of the month. You can submit your event via our contact page.

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KAHILU THEATRE PRESENTS “Christmas Makes Me Crazy” Friday, December 9, 2022 Doors: 6 p.m. | Show: 7 p.m. 67-1186 Lindsey Rd Waimea, HI 96743 (808) 885-6868 KAHILU THEATRE $25  Buy tickets> KahiluTheatre.org Under the direction of Barbara Kopra, the Waimea Community Chorus ushers in the holidays at Kahilu Theatre by presenting chorus member Patty Bigelow’s original musical, Christmas Makes Me Crazy, as a choral concert. The music brings to life the dream of a frazzled mother as she falls asleep writing her “to-do” list. As she sleeps, she is inspired by the carolers singing outside her home and has visions of the Christmas…

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An Evening with Hawaii Legend and Slack Key Master Ledward Kaapana and Tavana Ledward Kaapana’s mastery of stringed instruments, particularly slack key guitar, and his extraordinary baritone and leo ki`eki`e (falsetto) voices, have made him a musical legend. He has been thrilling audiences for more than 40 years. With easy-going style and kolohe (rascal) charm, he has built a loyal corps of Led Heads from Brussels to his birthplace on the Big Island of Hawaii. Recognition by his peers earned Led 4 Grammy nominations in his own right and 2 wins on slack key compilations. Tavana  is a “multi-instrumentalist from…

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Happy Aloha Friday! Here’s your Big Island Weekend Entertainment Guide for Nov. 11-13 Musicians and venue proprietors lead complicated lives: checking in advance to confirm engagements is advisable.  This entertainment guide is compiled with assistance from venue owners. Some venues may not have confirmed a performer or updated their monthly music schedule – usually the first weekend of the month. You can submit your event via our contact page. Big Island Music Magazine is supported by our readers, and you can help with a contribution of any size by clicking on the link below.

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