This Week in TGIF: Ka Himeni ‘Ana

Aug. 23, 2014 | 1 Comment In the Star-Advertiser Friday Print Edition

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AUGUST 2014
FRI 22 / SAT 23 / SUN 24

Ka Himeni ‘Ana celebrates Hawaiian music

An important era in Hawaiian music comes to an end this weekend with the 30th annual Ka Himeni ‘Ana Hawaiian music competition at Hawaii Theatre. Richard M. Towill, founder of Ka Himeni ‘Ana and its primary underwriter during its 31-year existence, died in January.

Bands to pack Brian’s for Crossroads Music Fest
Pau Hana Patrol: Mimasuya Italiano of Kyoto
Do It! Stand-up comedy, Back in the Day Hawai’i
Out ‘N’ About: Greek Fest, Motorcycle Rally
The Pulse Top 5: REAL Beer Fest, Gamer Expo
Quick Bites: Kaimuki Superette, Lucy’s Lab Creamery
Nightclubs: Joshua Iz, Universal ShowQueen
Music: Old Time Revival, EMKE
Movies: ‘Sin City 2,’ ‘Island of Lemurs’
Stage: Seduction, Art Without Limits
To Do! SOJA, Miranda Lambert, The Love Festival
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    Aloha Ka Himeni ‘Ana

    Under Hanalei Moon – Hawaiian (Larry W Jones 3/26/2002) (song #001)

    (Translation, courtesy of Kahealani Naeole-Wong, Univ. of Hawaii)

    Pa mai ka makani…he ‘oia’io ko’u aloha

    Pa’alima kaua i ka holoholo ma ke one…he ‘oia’i'o ko’u aloha

    Ke kahea mai nei ‘o Hanalei…e ho’i ia ‘oe

    Pumehana ke aloha ma lalo o….ko Hanalei mahina

    ‘O Hanalei, kou mahina…e ho’i au ia ‘oe

    ‘O Hanalei, kou mahina…i laila no ‘oe kekahi

    Ke kahea mai nei ka makani…e ho’i ia ‘oe

    Pumehana ke aloha ma lalo o…ko Hanalei mahina

    Ma ka mokopuni ‘o Kaua’i…he pua no kou lauoho

    Ke halihali mai nei ka makani i na hali’a aloha…e kali nei ia’u

    Ke kahea mai nei ka makani…e ho’i ia ‘oe

    Pumehana ke aloha ma lalo o…ko Hanalei mahina

    ‘O Hanalei, kou mahina…e ho’i au ia ‘oe

    ‘O Hanalei, kou mahina…i laila no ‘oe kekahi

    Ke kahea mai nei ka makani…e ho’i ia ‘oe

    Pumehana ke aloha ma lalo o…ko Hanalei mahina

    Pumehana ke aloha ma lalo o…ko Hanalei mahina