Kuana: Happy Holidays From Hawaiian Airlines - Home For The Holidays by Kuana Torres Kahele, KUANA TORRES KAHELE Lei Lihilihi Lehua, KUANA TORRES KAHELE Ka'a


Celebrate coming home for the holidays with this song by Kuana Torres Kahele accompanied with hula from former Miss Aloha Hula TeHani Gonzado Pimental. Spread aloha this holiday season by sharing this video with your ‘ohana!
From his new release:
Music for the Hawaiian Islands vol. 1 HAWAII KEAWE
It was 1997 and I was backing up Akoni at the old Hawaiian Regent Hotel in Waikiki. I was only 19 and had moved to the big city from Hilo. This pretty local girl would come in with her friends to watch us play music on a regular basis. I was interested, but too shy to talk to her. Time went by and I decided to write a song (this song) as the perfect icebreaker for me. I would wait for her to come, sing the song and then go tell her I had written it for her. Happily ever after, I thought.
I wrote the song a
UPDATE: Check out Kuana Torres Kahele in the NEW Pixar short LAVA playing before the movie Inside Out.

Watch Kuana Torres's full episode on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLdPXM3kciNXkY7OyY9AlL9svetNiTQE1R

Teaming up with Maila Gibson, Kuana Torres starts his session with a beautiful Hawaiian/English duet called "E Ku'ulei My Love."

See other videos from Kuana Torres's episode:
Introduction: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X_Rtf1GVVYw

Visit http://www.hisessions.com to see a complete list
The dancers in this Carlsbad, CA, workshop learned Na Pana Kaulana A'o Hilo, and did a great final dance after only 2.5 hours of instruction by Kuana Torres Kahele.

Kumu Hula Patrick Makuakane performing WAIKALOA live from SFJazz with Kuana Torres Kahele Band

Kahelelani Niihau - Kuana Torres Kahele

Available September 9, 2014!

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Buy CD: http://shop.mountainapplecompany.com/index.php/pre-order-music-for-the-hawaiian-islands-vol-2-kahelelani-niihau.html
Rubens Akira Kuana (Videira, 1992) empresta sua voz a Patrícia Galvão (São João da Boa Vista, 1910-1962), lendo o poema Nothing, publicado n'A Tribuna, Santos/SP, em 23/09/1962. Exclusivo para o projeto "Empreste sua voz a um poeta morto", da revista MODO DE USAR & CO.<br/><br/>
This is from Kuana's Saturday morning hula workshop in Carlsbad, CA

Miss Aloha Hula TeHani Gonzado Pimental and Kuana Torres Kahele perform his original song "Ka Pua Ano Lani"
Live from SFJAZZ Center in San Francisco, Kuana Torres Kahele performs his original, NANINA
The first solo release of Kuana Torres Kahele has been called one of the most beautiful Hawaiian recordings ever produced. http://www.hawaiian-skies.com/blog/20120322/kuana-torres-kahele
Halau Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekiu performs live from SFJAZZ Center with Kuana Torres Kahele Band.
From his new series, Music for the Hawaiian Islands, Kuana Torres Kahele, brings you volume one, HAWAII KEAWE. A collection of all original music for Hawaii Island. "HAMAKUA KIHI LOA" Share it with Aloha

Available on iTunes and in over 300 stores throughout Hawaii
Kuana Torres Kahele at the filming of Hawaiian Airlines Hawaiian Skies video shoot with Miss Aloha Hula 2010 Mahealani Mika Hirao-Solem and Kahea Lingaton. He performs Waikahuli, Ulili 'E, Pikake Auhea and Manoa I Ko'i'ula and Palisa, four of which are original compositions from his bestselling KAUNALOA CD.
Music video by Kuana Torres Kahele, Napua Greig, James Ford Murphy performing Lava (From "Lava"). (C) 2015 Walt Disney Records


Live from the Irvine Barclay Theater, Kuana Torres Kahele performing his original, "NANI NIIHAU"
Ka Manu live from Hilo with guest hula from Keauali'iomailani Victoria De Sa
Kuana Torres Kahele Band featuring Ioane Burns and Glenn Mayeda