Raiatea Helm to perform with Hawaii Symphony Orchestra’s HapaSymphony

HONOLULU (HI Now) - Na Hoku Hanohano Award Winner Raiatea Helm talks with HI Now host Kainoa Carlson about an upcoming special where she will be performing with the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra. She also talks about her past collaboration with the symphony and what it means as a local artist to have that experience.


Season Three! HapaSymphony returns again for the HawaiʻI Symphony Orchestra’s 23/24 Season with 5 new performances, all at the Historic Hawaii Theatre and led by new Music Director and Conductor, Dane Lam.

The season kicks off with an all new Beyond Hapa, a night of love, inclusion, and DRAG hosted by Cocoa Chandelier, and featuring Lady Laritza La Bouche, Lea Almanza, Starr Kalahiki, and Brandy Lee.

Then, join us for Hawaiian Symphonic mele with one of Hawai’i’s most iconic voices, Robert Cazimero. Hear the spellbinding & soulful vocals of Paula Fuga, ukulele master Jake Shimabukuro, celebrate Christmas and the holidays in December with Na Leo Pilimehana, and so much more!

To purchase tickets and for more information, visit us at www.myhso.org.


Hawai’i Symphony is the orchestra of Hawai’i, a public service provider, a pillar for the arts, and a home for an all-inclusive community.

Our vision is to broaden community access to meaningful musical experiences to everyone in our culturally rich state. The HSO remains committed to reaching our community through in-person performances and digital broadcasts that feature our gifted musicians, stellar guest artists, and renowned conductors.

In the spirit of aloha and ‘ohana, we are proud to be your Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra.