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Kaumakaiwa Kanaka'ole In Concert: globalFEST 2011

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Kaumakaiwa Kanaka'ole: globalFEST 2011

Kaumakaiwa Kanaka'ole: globalFEST 2011

Kaumakaiwa Kanaka'ole In Concert: globalFEST 2011

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In his early teens, Kaumakaiwa Kanaka’ole started enchanting audiences with his performances of traditional Hawaiian song and dance. As a young seventh-generation native Hawaiian, he has the power to slip easily from the traditional into the contemporary. He performed at globalFEST 2011 with guitarist Shawn Pimental.

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