Popular island musicians Wilson Kanaka‘ole, Brian Haia and Haime Meyer will perform at this month’s free Hawaiian Music Series concert on Thursday, March 29 from 6 to 7:30 pm outdoors at the Baldwin Home Museum on the corner of Dickenson and Front Streets in Lahaina.
Wilson Kanaka‘ole is a veteran musician and recording artist who has been performing for 30 years on the music scene in Hawai‘i. Raised in Lahaina, he comes from a musical family, including his father, Eric Kanaka‘ole and uncle, the late ‘ukulele legend, Nelson Waikiki. Wilson recorded a self-titled solo album that was released in 1998, featuring the hit song “Sabor a Mi,” which was also included in the 2003 compilation record, Legends of the ‘Ukulele – Hawaiian Masters. He has appeared on records by the Barefoot Natives and other island musicians, and attended University of Hawai‘i Maui College’s Institute of Hawaiian Music.
Watch Wilson performing on stage:
Brian Haia is a popular Maui guitarist who performs regularly in the Cane & Canoe restaurant at Montage Kapalua Bay. He is also a member of the local band, An Den. Wilson and Brian are accompanied by bass player, Haime Meyer.
Limited seating is provided on the lawn; blankets, mats and low beach chairs are welcome. This ongoing Hawaiian Music Series program is sponsored by Hawai‘i Tourism Authority and the County of Maui Office of Economic Development with support from KPOA 93.5FM.
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