NANI KE AO NEI SERIES - NA MELE KOUKA, SONGS OF THE UPLANDS

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Hawaiian Mission Houses
(808) 447-3910
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The 2017 Mele Series is themed around the natural environment, featuring the elements of nature: air, clouds, wind, the realm of mountains, ocean, and rain. Oli, hula, and song will describe the wonder of birds, manu; fish, ia; the forest, nahele; and pua including plants and flowers. Inspired by the verses of the song “Ke Ao Nani,” which many locals learn as keki, the series highlights the balance of opposites in the natural world, which is so strongly expressed in Hawaiian culture. July 22, 2017 Na Mele koUka, Songs of the Uplands A concert laden with stories and lore, songs, hula, and chant, from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Perfromances $30 in advance, or $35 at door. For more information about tickets and shows, check the website or call 447-3926.

NANI KE AO NEI SERIES - NA MELE KOUKA, SONGS OF THE UPLANDS