Big Island Jazz & Blues Festival 2017

The 6th Annual Big Island Jazz and Blues Festival: June 1-4, 2017

Big Island Jazz 2017

The Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, with HawaiiOnTV.com & Jazz Alley TV bring you the 6th Annual Big Island Jazz and Blues Festival: JUNE 1st – JUNE 4th, 2017 with Award Winning Jazz and Blues artists, including Grammmy Winner RUSSELL MALONE, Grammy Winner ERIC MARIENTHAL, Jazz Hall of Fame Legend BOBBY WATSON with PAM BASKIN-WATSON, Grammy Winner WAYNE TOUPS, “THE IGUANAS” from New Orleans, Na Hoku Winner BENNY UYETAKE, Sax Master ROCK HENDRICKS, Grammy Winner GARY WASHBURN & The Honoka’a Select Jazz Band, The Jazz Alley TV Trio & Other Special Guests!

An incredible weekend of award winning Jazz & Blues music at The 5th Annual Big Island Jazz & Blues Festival. Oceanfront at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. General Admission Tickets $50 with Premium Seating Available at $100 & VIP Tables for 10 @ $1000.00

Call The Mauna Kea Beach Hotel for Room Availability & Rates! 808-882-7222
TOLL FREE 866-774-6236

BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW!!

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Big Island Jazz & Blues Festival 2016 – Hawaii

The 5th Annual Big Island Jazz and Blues Festival: June 2-5, 2016

Big Island Jazz 2016

The Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, with HawaiiOnTV.com & Jazz Alley TV bring you the 5th Annual Big Island Jazz and Blues Festival: JUNE 2nd – JUNE 5th, 2015 with Award Winning Jazz and Blues artists, including Grammy Winner & Big Chief of Mardi Gras Jazz Legend – Donald Harrison, From Saturday Night LIVE & Best Trombonist in the world – Steve Turre, Grammy Winner from Kool & the Gang & Dazz Band – Skip Martin, Blues Hall of Fame Guitar Legend – Jimmy D Lane from Chicago! Grammy Nominated Sax Master from Tower of Power! – Norbert Stachel, Grammy Nominated Zydeco Master from New Orleans – Corey Ledet & Friends! Na Hoku Winning Blues Guitarist – Benny Uyetake. The Jazz Alley TV trio and other special guests!

An incredible weekend of award winning Jazz & Blues music at The 5th Annual Big Island Jazz & Blues Festival. Oceanfront at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. General Admission Tickets $50 with Premium Seating Available at $100 & VIP Tables for 10 @ $1000.00

Call The Mauna Kea Beach Hotel for Room Availability & Rates! 808-882-7222
TOLL FREE 866-774-6236

BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW!!

www.BigIslandJazzandBluesFestival.com

Big Island Jazz & Blues Festival 2015 – Hawaii

The 4th Annual Big Island Jazz and Blues Festival: June 4-7, 2015

Big Island Jazz Blues 2015

The Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, with HawaiiOnTV.com & Jazz Alley TV bring you the 4th Annual Big Island Jazz and Blues Festival: JUNE 4th – JUNE 7th, 2015 with Award Winning Jazz and Blues artists, including Multi Award Winning Jazz Legend LOUIS HAYES, Jazz Saxophone Hall of Fame Legend BOBBY WATSON, Multi Grammy Winner HOWARD LEVY, Saturday Night Live Band Trombonist STEVE TURRE, The IGUANAS from New Orleans, Blues Music Award Winner JOHNNY SANSONE, Na Hoku Winner 2013 BENNY UYETAKE, GARY WASHBURN & The Honoka’a Select Jazz Band, Grammy Winner JOHN KEAWEThe Jazz Alley TV trio and other special guests!

An incredible weekend of award winning Jazz & Blues music at The 4th Annual Big Island Jazz & Blues Festival. Oceanfront at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. General Admission Tickets $50 with Premium Seating Available at $100.

Call The Mauna Kea Beach Hotel for Room Availability & Rates! 808-882-5810
TOLL FREE 866-977-4589

BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW!!

www.BigIslandJazzandBluesFestival.com

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Big Island Jazz & Blues Festival 2014 – Hawaii

The 3rd Annual Big Island Jazz and Blues Festival: June 5-8, 2014

Big Island Jazz & Blues Festival 2014

The Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, with HawaiiOnTV.com & Jazz Alley TV bring you the 3rd Annual Big Island Jazz and Blues Festival: JUNE 5th – JUNE 8th, 2014 with Award Winning Jazz and Blues artists, including Grammy Winner Skip Martin from Kool and The Gang & Dazz Band, Jazz Saxophone Legend Donald Harrison, The IGUANAS from New Orleans, Grammy Nominated Jazz Saxophonist & Jazz Hall of Fame Inductee Bobby Watson, Johnny Sansone – Best Harmonica Player 2013 in New Orleans, Saturday Night Live Band Trombonist Steve Turre, Na Hoku Winner 2013 Benny Uyetake, The Honoka’a Select Jazz Band, The Jazz Alley TV trio and other special guests!

An incredible weekend of award winning Jazz & Blues music at The 3rd Annual Big Island Jazz & Blues Festival. Oceanfront at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. General Admission Tickets $60 with Premium Seating Available at $85.

Call The Mauna Kea Beach Hotel for Room Availability & Rates! 808-882-5810
TOLL FREE 866-977-4589

Stay Tuned for more details!!

www.BigIslandJazzandBluesFestival.com

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Big Island Jazz & Blues Festival 2013 – Hawaii

The 2nd Annual Big Island Jazz and Blues Festival: MAY 30th – JUNE 2nd, 2013 CALL 808-882-5810

 

Big Island Jazz and Blues 2013

The Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, with HawaiiOnTV.com & Jazz Alley TV bring you the 2nd Annual Big Island Jazz and Blues Festival: MAY 30th – JUNE 2nd, 2013 with Award Winning Jazz and Blues artists, including Jazz Hall of Fame Legend Bobby Watson, Grammy Winner Delfeayo Marsalis, Grammy Winner Chubby Carrier – Zydeko from New Orleans, Award Winning Blues Guitarist Brint Anderson from New Orleans, Na Hoku Winner Paula Fuga, Jazz Guitar with Benny Uyetake, Grammy Nominated Mark Johnstone of Mick Fleetwoods Blues Band, Grammy Winner John Keawe Slack Key Jazz, John Kolivas of the Honolulu Jazz Quartet, Jazz Trumpet with Jr. “Volcano” Choy and the Jazz Alley TV Trio!

An incredible weekend of award winning Jazz and Blues music at The 2nd Annual Big Island Jazz & Blues Festival. Oceanfront at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. VIP & General Admission Seating Available.

Call The Mauna Kea Beach Hotel for Availability & Rates! 808-882-5810
JAZZ ROOM PACKAGES 866-774-6236

Stay Tuned for more details!!

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Live Jazz at The Shops at Mauna Lani

Live Jazz at The Shops at Mauna Lani

2nd Annual Big Island Jazz and Blues Festival

Big Island Jazz & Blues Festival – Mauna Kea Beach Hotel


Big Island Jazz and Blues Festival 2012
The Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, with HawaiiOnTV.com & Jazz Alley TV bring you the 2012 Big Island Jazz and Blues Festival with Award Winning Jazz and Blues artists, including Grammy Winner & Jazz Legend Les McCann. Grammy & Blues Music Winner Joe Louis Walker. Grammy Nominated Saxophonist Javon Jackson. Grammy Award Winner Skip Martin of Kool and The Gang & Dazz Band. Grammy Winning Saxophonist Eric Marienthal. Grammy Award Winner John Keawe Slack Key Jazz Guitar. Na Hoku HanoHano Winner Brother Noland Blues and the Jazz Alley TV Trio.

An incredible weekend of award winning Jazz and Blues music at The Big Island Jazz & Blues Festival. Oceanfront at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. VIP & General Admission Seating Available. Purchase tickets at the door, or online at www.BigIslandJazzAndBluesFestival.com

Special Mauna Kea Hotel Rates! Call (808) 882-7222 or
Toll Free (866) 977-4589 for Reservations.

We’ll be kicking off the weekend on Thurday May 31st, from 6pm – 9pm with a Jazz & Blues Festival Dinner Event at the Blue Dragon Restaurant. 61-3616 Kawaihae Road. For information and reservations, call 808.882.7771

Friday June 1st, join us from 6pm – 9pm for a VIP Jazz & Blues Luau Dinner at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. (Limited Seating Available). Make Reservations Now! 62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Dr. – 808.882.7222

FESTIVAL DAY Saturday June 2nd, Join us oceanfront from 4pm – 9pm for The Big Island Jazz and Blues Festival Featured Event. An evening of Jazz and Blues under the stars at The Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. 62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Dr. – Call 808.882.7222 for more info.

We’ll be winding down the weekend with a Jazz and Blues Sunday Brunch, June 3rd, at Manta Restaurant from 11am – 1pm, at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. 62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Dr. Call 808.882.7222 for resevations.

And…if you LOVE GOLF…come Meet the Musicians at a Special 9 Hole Jazz & Blues Golf Tournament, at the Mauna Kea Golf Course. Tournament begins at 1PM. Call (808) 882.5400 for more information, or go to: www.maunakeagolf.com


Jazz Alley TV’s “Maui Jazz & Blues Festival” was Maui’s version of what you can expect at this great event. Take a look at the Jazz teaser on our HawaiiOnTv.com Network. Hawaii Island is our next stop!!!

Gabby Pahinui Waimanalo Kanikapila – August 6, 2011

Please join us, August 6, 2011 for the 4th Annual Gabby Pahinui Waimanalo Kanikapila!

Gabby Pahinui
Help us raise $1,000,000 for the Hawaiian Museum of Music & Dance

The Gabby Pahinui Waimanalo Kanikapila supports the efforts to establish a museum and performance center for Hawaiian music and hula. To this end, we have committed to donate $1 from each t-shirt sold. Our goal is to raise $1,000,000. So, your t-shirt purchase not only ensures the continuation of this annual festival in Waimanalo it also supports making a major contribution to the perpetuation of Hawai‘i’s musical heritage and helps to honor those who have contributed to Hawai‘i’s unique musical voice.

Here’s a list of performers so far for the August 6, 2011 Gabby Pahinui Waimānalo Kanikapila. Uiha!

Maka‘ala, Bernard Kalua, Barry Kimokeo, Alika Odom, Halau Mele O Hawai‘i O Pahinui, The Carmen Haugen Quartet, Ron Miyashiro, Frank Uehara, Jeff Peterson / Doug Fitch, Palanai Vaughan and the King’s Own, Kanakapila, Ben Kaili, Victor Chock, J.J. Ahuna, Dwight Tokamoto, Makana, Hi‘ikua, Kamuela Kimokeo, Kaleua Krug, Jerry Santos, Blake Leoiki-Haili, Jessie Kalima Ohana, Nikki Hines & Friends, Alan Akaka, Gary Aiko, Momi Sherrie, Nobriga Ohana, Pahinui Hawaiian Band, Kunia Galdeira, Sonny Lim, Cyril Pahinui, Bla Pahinui, Danny Carvalho, Peter Moon, Jeff Au Hoy, George Kuo, Aaron Mahi, Kalani Cockett, Dennis Kamakahi, Greg Sardinha & Kailua Bay Buddies, Darrell Aquino, Mark Caldeira, Clayton Apilando, Kealoha Kalima Ohana, Hawaiiloa, Edddie Palama, Herb Lee, Bobby Kahihikolo, David Kaiapu, Joe Berinobis, Lance Takamiya

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KoAloha Ukuleles

KoAloha Ukulele is proud to be regarded as one of the premier ukulele builders. KoAloha’s reputation for sound and quality are the result of the continuous pursuit of perfection. Each ukulele is meticulously and lovingly crafted by hand. Alvin Okami has been called by many a modern day “Renaissance Man.” He is an inventor, an innovator, a composer/arranger, a singer, an accomplished oboist, an industrial designer, graphic designer, and overall brilliant conceptual and spontaneous idea man.

His musical background has provided him with all the necessary experiences to enable him to design and create an ukulele of unsurpassed quality. From the very beginning, he has been obsessed with the pursuit of producing the finest ukulele available in the market today. As a musician and craftsman, he would accept nothing less than handcrafting the most beautiful and best sounding instrument.

Click Here to find out more about KoAloha Ukulele!

KoAloha Ukulele
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Phone: (808) 847-4911 – Toll Free in the USA: (866) 840-4911

 

Kona Music Festival – April 2, 2011

Join us at the 2011 Kona Music Festival! – APRIL 2, 2011
at The Keauhou Outrigger Beach Resort – Kailua Kona, HI.


Enjoy music performances by The Maggie Herron Group, BigBlueO, Colin John Band, The Olliephonics and The Deanna Bogart Band! Gates open at 2pm and the show starts at 3pm! Park For Free! This event is open for all ages. There will be a full bar and food available (no coolers please).

For more information call 808-345-3268 or go to KonaMusicFestival.com

2011 Kona Music FestivalThe Kona Music Festival began life in 2010 as the Kona Jazz Festival. A change in name and location brought us to 2011. We are pleased to work with the Keauhou Outrigger Beach Resort and bring GREAT music to the west side of the Big Island!

TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW!

For more information call 808-345-3268 or go to KonaMusicFestival.com

Kona, Hawaii, March 10, 2011 – The 2011 Kona Music festival will be held on April 2nd on the luau grounds of the Outrigger Keauhou Beach Resort. Originally created in 2010 as the Kona Jazz Festival, the updated name reflects the Kona Music Festival’s progression. Last year’s sold-out event was held at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. Headlining the show this year is Baltimore based Blues recording artist the Deanna Bogart Band (Blind Pig Records), along with returning blues/rock guitarist, the Colin John Band and the jazzy Maggie Herron Group. Rounding out the event are the ‘Big Island’s Little Big Band’ the Olliephonics, and Kalani Souza and friends in bigblueO.

“We’re very excited about this year’s festival,“ says Carolyn Greenan of Julie Jade Management. “The festival has been renamed the Kona Music Festival to more accurately reflect a broader spectrum of artistic styles. We are so fortunate to have a diverse group of artists this year…get ready for the sounds of blues, funk, rock and roll, and even big band stylings!”

The event is open to music lovers of all ages. A full bar and food will be available for the duration of the festival. Please note no coolers will be allowed on event grounds. Free parking is across the street. Doors open at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 2nd, and music starts at 3:00, with the event wrapping up at 10:00 p.m. The Keauhou Beach Resort is offering kama’aina event packages that include a room at the resort, along with admission for two to the event. Don’t miss West Hawaii’s premier musical event of 2011!

Tickets are on sale now at Soundwave Music in Kailua Kona, the Waimea Music Exchange, and online at www.konamusicfestival.com.

A Julie Jade Management production, the festival is being funded in part by the generous support of Van Gogh Vodka, the Keauhou Beach Resort, HawaiiOnTV.com, Kona Brewing Company, JazzAlley TV, Big Island Weekly, Soundwave Music, and Ke Ola Magazine.

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Hula Grill Maui – Youth Ukulele Players Contest

Hula Grill Kaanapali’s 14th annual Youth Ukulele Players Contest – Friday, September 17th, 2010

Hula Grill Kaanapali’s 14th annual Youth Ukulele Players Contest – 2010

Here is a sneak screening of our HawaiiONTV News Documentary segment on the 14th Annual Ukulele Keiki Contest from the Hula Grill in Kaʻanapali, Maui.

Ukulele players and Hawaiian music fanatics were invited to join and participate during the Hula Grill Kaanapali’s 14th annual Youth Ukulele Players Contest. The contest featured several of the best amateur ukulele players competing for both the prizes and recognition!

The contest included keiki from kindergarten through 12th grade, separated into two divisions: the solo and the group.

The judges of the competition will be famous Grammy & Na Hoku Hanohano winners, like Peter DeAquino, Derrick Sebastian, George Kahumoku Jr., Kimo Hussey and Garrett Probst.