Enjoy the lifelong talents of husband and wife duo, Imua and Tiffa Garza, during an outdoor Hawaiian Music Series concert in the heart of Lahaina. This free musical event takes place on Thursday, December 29 from 6 to 7:30 pm in front of Baldwin Home Museum on the corner of Dickenson and Front Streets.
Tiffa and Imua, who reside in Honolulu, bring a lifetime of musical artistry, recording and performance experience to the stage.
Tiffany “Tiffa” Cruz Garza started writing songs at the age of eight and picked up the guitar when she was 12 years old. She has performed with her multi-talented family members, the late Ernie Cruz, Sr., Ernie Cruz, Jr. and Guy Cruz as well as with popular musician, John Cruz and her sister, Connie Cruz. Tiffa formed her own bands, The Girlas (2006) and One Right Turn (2008). These days, she entertains as a vocalist.
Imua Garza’s interest in music started at the age of nine when he began playing the piano and soon was playing the ‘ukulele, guitar and electric bass. In 1996, Imua founded his first group, the Opihi Pickers, with his brother, Hoku, their cousin, Kahale and friend, Kevin. Imua served as producer, composer, lead vocalist and ‘ukulele player in this popular Hawaiian reggae band until 2008. Today, Imua is president of Zeo Music, an independent recording studio, a record producer, arranger and performer.
The series offers rising star local musicians exposure to a wider audience, an opportunity for visitors to gain a deeper appreciation for the music of Hawai‘i and for community members to mingle in a laid-back atmosphere. This program is sponsored by Hawai‘i Tourism Authority, County of Maui Office of Economic Development and The Outlets of Maui with support from KPOA-FM. Questions? Contact us.