The Old Town School of Folk Music teaches and celebrates music and cultural expressions rooted in the traditions of diverse American and global communities.

Thursday, May 24, 2012 | 7:30 PM Gary and Laura Maurer Concert Hall :: 4544 N. Lincoln Ave. Festival of Aloha: Opening Ceremony and Concert Drums of Tahiti featuring Aloha Lives! and Lanialoha on `Ukulele $20 General Public/$18 Old Town School Members/$16 Seniors & Children BUY TICKETS ONLINE | BOX OFFICE: 773.728.6000 The Festival of Aloha officially opens with a sacred ceremony including traditional `oli (chanting) and hula (dance). Lanialoha Lee is joined by elders from the American Indian Center, Kumu Hula Puanani Edgar, Alaka`i Nani Edgar, and two Chicago area troupes. Drums of Tahiti brings the far reaches of the South Pacific to the Midwest. Produced by Lanialoha Lee, and featuring Terii Humuhai's Tahitian drumming with Moeata Tehani's `Ori Tahiti. Together this trio and cast members join to relive the ways of Tahiti. Aloha Lives! is the newest production by Pacific Soundz featuring Lanialoha Lee. The voice of Lanialoha, her signature power strums for the `ukulele and her band, Aloha Lives!, perform a seamless and memorable concert of melodies, harmonies and rhythmic sounds that will inspire you.




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Old Town School of Folk Music

Old Town School of Folk Music

4544 N. Lincoln Ave., 60625, Chicago, United States

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