A new generation of musicians take on classics from Cecilio & Kapono
Henry Kapono’s Artist 2 Artist series is back at Blue Note Hawaii on Thursday, May 9th with “The Next Generation with the Songs of C&K.” The award-winning artist will showcase his new hit CD, “The Songs of C&K,” featuring some of Hawaii’s new and bright young stars.
Just nominated for 4 Nā Hōkū Hanohano Awards, Kapono celebrates the timeless classics of legendary duo Cecilio & Kapono (C&K) with a special performance of their most iconic songs in collaboration with several of Hawaii’s rising local musicians: Kalani Pe’a, Blayne Asing, Alx Kawakami, Kimie Miner, Paula Fuga, Tavana, Mike Love, Josh Tatofi and Starr Kalahiki.
Blue Note Hawaii
Thursday, May 9, 2019
6:30 and 9:00 p.m.
Maui Arts & Cultural Center
Featuring Henry Kapono, Kalani Pe’a, Paula Fuga, Starr Kalahiki, Tavana & Mike Love
Saturday May 11, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
About Henry Kapono
Native Hawaiian, Henry Kapono, is a Grammy nominated and multiple award-winning vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, and composer. Henry is one of Hawai`i’s most popular local recording artists and is equally known for his community support and philanthropic endeavors.
About the Henry Kapono Foundation
With a mission “to support and strengthen our community through music and the arts and by giving with Aloha” the Henry Kapono Foundation strives to perpetuate and bolster Hawai`i’s music by sharing and instilling the joy of music throughout the
community, foster and guide Hawai`i’s musicians, support existing organizations with a similar mission and help to make and keep music an integral part of public school curriculum.
About Henry Kapono’s Artist 2 Artist Series
The Artist 2Artist Series features some of Hawaii’s most iconic artists and rising young stars, including GRAMMY® Award Nominee Henry Kapono, as he opens each show with his own classic hits, then talks story one-on-one with the featured artist, “deconstructing” their career as only one artist to another can do. The show also includes an intimate performance and a jam session with Henry.