Lanai Slack Key Guitar Festival 2014 – Lanai Hawaii

Lanai Slack Key Festival 2014 at Four Seasons, The Lodge at Koele.
DECEMBER 19th, 20th & 21st – Call 808-565-4000 to book your room now!

Lanai Slack Key Festival 2014

Aloha Slack Key Guitar Lovers!

Join us at the 4th Annual Lana’i SLACK KEY FESTIVAL Dec. 19th, 20th and 21st, 2014 on the island of Lana’i at The Four Seasons Resort, Lodge at Koele and Manele Bay!

ALL FREE EVENTS

In Loving Memory of Rev. Dennis D. K. Kamakahi (1953 – 2014)

Call now to book your room. 808-565-4000 for reservations!

FOUR SEASONS RESORTS LANAI PRESENTS THE LĀNA‘I SLACK KEY GUITAR FESTIVAL! Three Days of FREE concerts & workshops led by Na Hoku Winning Artists! Four Seasons Resorts Lāna‘i, in partnership with the Lāna‘i community, HawaiiONTV.com and Jazz Alley TV, is pleased to announce the fourth annual Lāna‘i Slack Key Guitar Festival Dec. 19-21, 2014. During the three-day festival, guests will be treated to complimentary performances by Na Hoku Hanohano Award-winning artists including: Palani Vaughan, Kevin Brown, Benny Uyetake, Brother Noland, Darren Lopez and other special guests!

“Music is an integral part of Hawaiian culture, which is what makes Lāna‘i and Hawai‘i so special,” said Tom Roelens, General Manager, Four Seasons Resorts Lāna‘i. “We feel privileged to host the Lāna‘i Slack Key Guitar Festival, an event that brings our community together with our resort guests, for three days of incredible music by some of Hawai‘i’s best artists.” “To create a FREE Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar -Kiho’Alu Festival with the worlds’ best musicians, at nine venues throughout Lana’i, has turned out to be a wonderful communitty event of true Aloha with memories that will last forever.” said Kenneth K. Martinez Burgmaier, Maui Filmmaker & Founder/Producer of the Festival.

Friday, Dec. 19th – Slack Key in The Great Hall 7-9PM

Slack key performances in The Great Hall at Four Season, The Lodge at Koele

All Day Saturday, December 20th

9am- 2pm: Strolling Slack Key Masters in Lāna‘i City!
Strolling Slack Key Guitars through Lanai City, with Na Hoku Winners Kevin Brown, Benny Uyetake & Damon Parillo at Coffee Works, Cafe 565, Mimi’s Place, Canoes, The Local Gentry, Anuenue Juice Bar, Mike Carroll Art Gallery and The Lanai Culture & Heritage Center!

3 – 4 p.m.: WORKSHOP – Slack key with Kevin Brown

at Four Seasons, The Lodge at Koele

6-9 p.m.: MAIN FESTIVAL in The Great Hall at Four Seasons, The Lodge at Koele

Award Winning Slack Key Guitar Performances by Palani Vaughan, Kevin Brown, Benny Uyetake, John & Hope Keawe, Brother Noland, Darren Lopez and other special guests!

Sunday, August 10th

9:30a.m.- 11:30a.m.: Morning Slack Key with Kevin Brown & friends Four Seasons, The Lodge at Koele

7-9 p.m.: An Evening of Slack Key with Kevin Brown at Four Seasons, The Lodge at Koele

For Updated Information go to: www.LanaiSlackKeyFestival.com

Four Seasons Resort Lana’i, The Lodge at Koele
One Keomoku Highway, P.O. Box 631380
Lanai City, Hawaii 96763 U.S.A.
Tel. 1 (808) 565-4000

Lanai Slack Key Guitar Festival 2013 – Lanai Hawaii

Lanai Slack Key Festival 2013 at Four Seasons Resorts Lanai 800-321-4666.

Lanai Slack Key Festival 2013

Aloha Slack Key Guitar Lovers!

Join us at the 3rd Annual Lana’i SLACK KEY FESTIVAL August 2nd-4th, 2013 on the island of Lana’i at The Four Seasons Resort, Lodge at Koele and Manele Bay! ALL FREE EVENTS

Call now to book your room. 1-800-321-4666 for reservations!

We’ll be kicking things on Friday, August 2nd with an incredible evening of Slack Key Under the Stars at the Four Seasons Resort, Lodge at Koele. Award Winning Music from 5-7:30pm on Koele’s outdoor stage by the Pineapple Fountain! The music continues in the Great Hall from 7pm-9pm! Call Four Seasons Resort for reservations! 1-800-321-4666

Saturday August 3rd…Start your Saturday off with a morning Slack Key Jam at Coffee Works! 9am – 11am with Kevin and Ikaika Brown. Stop by Lanai City’s newest hot spot, Anuenue Juice Bar & Cafe from 9-11am for Slack Key with Benny Uyetake!. Benny Uyetake will also perform from 11am-Noon at the Mike Carroll Gallery! Join Sonny Lim at Cafe 565 for a Slack Key Guitar Lunch from 11am-1pm! Damon Parillo will perform at Mimi’s Place from 11am-Noon, as well as at The Local Gentry from 1pm-2pm. August 3rd, the Slack Key Festival starts at 5pm in the Great Hall at The Four Seasons Resort, Lodge at Koele! Featuring Grammy & Na Hoku Hanohano Winning Slack Key Masters!

Enjoy an Afternoon of Award Winning Slack Key Music at The Four Seasons Lodge at Koele, with Grammy, Na Hoku Hanohano & Hawaiian Music Award Winners: Palani Vaughan, Dennis Kamakahi, Sonny Lim, Kevin & Ikaika Brown, John Keawe, Damon Parillo, Benny Uyetake, Cindy Combs, Ernest Puaa, Marty Wilson & The Hawaiian LUA Warriors!

FREE Workshops!!. SLACK KEY WORKSHOP with John Keawe Sat.1-2pm Music Room. NOSE FLUTE WORKSHOP with Calvin Hoe Sat. 2-3pm Front Porch Lanai. UKULELE WORKSHOP with Benny Uyetake Sat. 3-4pm Koele Music Room.

The Festival continues on Sunday August 4th, with Morning Coffee at “Coffee Works” with Damon Parillo from 10-Noon. Sonny Lim and Benny Uyetake will perform at The Lodge at Koele’s Sunday Brunch, from 11am-1pm. Enjoy Sunday Dinner with Grammy Winner Sonny Lim from 7-9pm in the Great Hall at The Lodge!

For Updated Information go to: www.LanaiSlackKeyFestival.com

Four Seasons Resort Lana’i, The Lodge at Koele
One Keomoku Highway, P.O. Box 631380
Lanai City, Hawaii 96763 U.S.A.
Tel. 1 (808) 565-4000

Lanai Slack Key Festival 2012

Lanai Slack Key Festival 2012 at Four Seasons Resorts Lanai 800-321-4666.

Lanai Slack Key Festival 2012

Aloha Slack Key Guitar Lovers!

Join us at the 2nd Annual Lana’i SLACK KEY FESTIVAL August 17th, 18th and 19th, 2012 on the island of Lana’i at The Four Seasons Resort, Lodge at Koele and Manele Bay! ALL FREE EVENTS

Resort Packages are available now! Stay the entire weekend with rooms starting at only $179 at one of the Worlds finest Resorts! Call 1-800-321-4666 for reservations!

We’ll be kicking things on Friday, August 17th with an incredible Slack Key Dinner at the Four Seasons Resort, Manele Bay. Award Winning Music from 6-9pm! Call Four Seasons Resort for reservations! 1-800-321-4666

August 18th…Start your Saturday off with a morning Slack Key Jam at Coffee Works! 9am – 11am, then stop by Cafe 565 for a Slack Key Guitar Lunch from 11am – 1pm! August 18th, the Slack Key Festival starts at 4pm in the Great Room at
The Four Seasons Resort, Lodge at Koele! Featuring Grammy & Na Hoku Hanohano Winning Slack Key Masters!

John Keawe with his wife Hope performing Hula, Dennis Kamakahi, Kevin Brown, Kawika Kahiapo, Brother Noland, Ekolu Kalama, Benny Uyetake and Earnest Puaa. August 18th – FREE Slack Key & Hula Workshops with John and Hope Keawe. Grammy Winning Slack Key Guitar & Hula at The Four Seasons Resort, Lodge at Koele.

The Lana’i Slack Key Festival is presented by the Lana’i Four Seasons Resort Lodge at Koele & Manele Bay, HawaiiONTV.com, Jazz Alley TV, Maui-Lana’i Expeditions Ferry, Maui Time Weekly, Lana’i Western Adventures, No Ka Oi Grindz, Maui Brewing Co., Lana’i Today, Cafe 565, Coffee Works, Lana’i ‘Ohana Poki Market, Lana’i Culture & Heritage Center, Lana’i Pine Sporting Clays, Trilogy, Koni FM 104, Lana’i Plantation Store, Dollar rent-a Car, ABB Executive Rentals LLC, Dreams Come True B&B, KIKU TV, Whole Foods, Office Max, Bounty Music, Manao Radio, MauiFEST Hawai’i, LanaiONTV.com, Hale Moe Accommodations, Pele’s Other Garden, Acura of Maui, Maui Toyota, Island Honda, 808 Hummers, Cory Labang Designs, The Local Gentry, Island Treasures and all our Friends & Ohana!

With warm Aloha!!

www.LanaiSlackKeyFestival.com and www.HawaiiONTV.com

Four Seasons Resort Lana’i, The Lodge at Koele
One Keomoku Highway, P.O. Box 631380
Lanai City, Hawaii 96763 U.S.A.
Tel. 1 (808) 565-4000

Lanai Culture & Heritage Center 808-565-7177

Lanai Culture & Heritage Center 808-565-7177

Join the Lanai Culture and Heritage Center for “Aloha Lana‘i” A Benefit to celebrate the Aloha of Lanai. The Island, The People, The Culture, The Aloha!

Directed and Produced by Ken Martinez Burgmaier. A Jazz Alley TV, HawaiiOnTV.com & Holoholo Films Production.

Celebrating the Rich Cultural & Natural Heritage of Lana‘i.

http://www.lanaichc.org

http://www.jazzalleytv.com

Aunty Nona Beamer – Malama Ko Aloha (Keep Your Love)

Aunty Nona Beamer – Malama Ko Aloha (Keep Your Love)
A Film by Kenneth K. Martinez Burgmaier

Malama Ko Aloha - Aunty Nona Beamer

2014 WINNER: AMERICAN FEDERATION OF ADVERTISING “PELE AWARD”

2014 Pele Award WinnerMohala Hou Foundation commissioned Emmy Award, Billboard Music, Na Hoku Hanohano Winner – Maui Filmmaker Kenneth K. Martinez Burgmaier of Jazz Alley TV and Hawaii On TV.com Networks to produce a documentary film on Aunty Nona Beamer, the first ever to be done of this legendary Hawaiian matriarch of the Beamer family. The Film: Aunty Nona Beamer-Malama Ko Aloha (Keep Your Love) explores Aunty Nona in her own words, the journey of her life and her fight toward preserving, perpetuating and creating awareness of Hawaiian Culture.

It will serve to educate people around the world about traditional Hawaiian culture and how it can serve as a way of bringing people of all backgrounds together. Some of Hawai‘i’s most respected artists contribute in sharing their own stories and what Aunty Nona Beamer has achieved as being recognized as one of Hawai’i’s Treasures of Aloha.

Maui filmmaker Kenneth K. Martinez Burgmaier Brings home a 2014 American Advertising Federation Bronze Pele Award to Maui for his film Aunty Nona Beamer – Malama Ko Aloha, In the Cinema Advertising Movie Trailers category. The awards ceremony was held Saturday night at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel in Waikiki to a sold out crowd.

The First time for a Maui film to win in this category, Burgmaier directed & produced the film. It will have it’s official Maui screening at the 22nd annual celebration of the arts on Mother’s Day at the Ritz- Carlton Kapalua! The film also won am audience award at the Lana’i Film Festival and was selected for the Opening Night film at the 2014 Big Island Film Festival!

Kenneth K. Martinez Burgmaier
Jazz Alley TV, Inc.
HawaiiONTV.com Networks
MauiFEST Hawai’i
Maui Reflection Films/Holoholo Films
PO Box 336 Makawao, Maui, HI 96768
Office 808-573-5530
Mobile 808-283-9070

American Advertising Federation
Moahala Hou Foundation

 

Big Island Film Festival 2012

 

Opening Night Film – World Premiere – May 24th 2012 at the Big Island Film Festival 2012

Big Island Film Festival at the Mauna Lani Resort Hawaii

Big Island Film Festival at Mauna Lani Resort

Welcome to the Big Island Film Festival at the Mauna Lani Resort Hawaii.
May 24-28, 2012.

At this year’s event you’ll experience brand new films, completed since January 2011. Following the Hawaiian tradition of storytelling, this “Talk Story” film festival screens narrative feature and short films from Hawai‘i and around the world. The something “special” is found in the story and compelling characters created by independent filmmakers.

The Festival takes place in several locations within Mauna Lani Resort, located on the sunny Kohala Coast on the Island’s west side. The resort is approximately 40 minutes from Kona International Airport. Within the resort, events occur at The Shops at Mauna Lani and The Fairmont Orchid, Hawai‘i.

Every year is a unique experience that residents and visitors share. Hawaiian culture and music is infused throughout this event wrapping the entire experience in the spirit of Aloha.

Daytime films: Friday-Sunday in two hour blocks at The Fairmont Orchid, Hawai‘i
Free Family films: Thursday-Sunday evenings 7:30-9:30 p.m. at the Shops at Mauna Lani
Festival Films (through R rating): Friday-Sunday, Double feature & short films 7:30-11:30 p.m. at The Fairmont Orchid, Hawai‘i Plantation Estate
New Meet the Stars Reception: Friday
Celebrity Receptions & Salutes: Saturday & Sunday
Filmmaker Workshops: Thursday at The Shops at Mauna Lani (advance registration required)
Awards Brunch, Monday (reservations required)
Best of the Fest Hawaiian concert followed by audience choice feature and short film: Monday at The Fairmont Orchid, Hawai‘i Plantation Estate

We have a wide selection of pricing options to suit any budget and any time schedule, from $7 for daytime films to $400 for an all-inclusive Ali‘i Pass.

There are general admission tickets, Kama‘aina discounts, and Keiki tickets (children 6-12 years old).

Daytime films $7.00, Keiki & Kama‘aina $5.00
Festival films $15.00, Kama‘aina $10.00
Family Films (2 hours nightly Thursday-Sunday) FREE
Best of the Fest Concert & films (pre-sale price) $35, Kama‘aina $25, Keiki $10. $5 more at the door
Social events have limited public tickets beginning at $35.00

Passes are also available:
Talk Story Film Pass
All films every day including Best of the Fest: $100 per person
Ali‘i Pass
All inclusive films & social events: $400.
Includes the Mayor’s Welcome Reception for Filmmakers & Celebrity guests
(not available by ticket).
Weekend Talk Story Film Pass
Saturday afternoon through Best of the Fest: $60.00
Saturday Film Pass
All films shown on Saturday: $25.00
Thursday Filmmaker Workshops: $50 each
Pre-registration required. Not included in any Pass. See workshop page for details

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Via PHONE: 808.883.0394

Via FAX: 808.883.0254

Via Mail:
Big Island Film Festival
68-1851 Lina Poepoe St.
Waikoloa, HI 96738

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Lanai Slack Key Guitar Festival – August 2011

Aloha Ki Ho’alu Lovers!

Join us at the 1st Annual Lana’i SLACK KEY FESTIVAL August 26th and 27th, 2011
on the island of Lana’i at The Four Seasons Resort, Lodge at Koele and Manele Bay!

ALL FREE EVENTS

Resort Packages are available now! Stay the entire weekend with rooms starting at only $179 at one of the Worlds finest Resorts! Call 1-800-321-4666 for reservations!

We’ll be kicking things on Friday, August 26th.

with an incredible Slack Key Dinner at the Four Seasons Resort, Manele Bay. Award Winning Music from 6-9pm!
Call Four Seasons Resort for reservations! 1-800-321-4666

Festival Day – Saturday, August 27th

August 27th…Start your Saturday off with a morning Slack Key Jam at Coffee Works! 9am – 11am

Then stop by Cafe 565 for a Slack Key Guitar Lunch from 11am – 1pm!

The Slack Key Festival starts at 3pm in the Great Room
at The Four Seasons Resort, Lodge at Koele!

Featuring Grammy & Na Hoku Hanohano Winning Slack Key Masters!

John Keawe with his wife Hope performing Hula, Dennis Kamakahi, Sonny Lim, Cindy Combs, Brother Noland, Kevin Brown and Benny Uyetake!

August 27th After Party from 8-10PM for a Ki Ho’alu Fireside Jam.
Enjoy Grammy Winning Slack Key Guitar, with drinks and pupus, next to the fireplace
at The Four Seasons Resort, Lodge at Koele.

The Lana’i Slack Key Festival is presented by the Lana’i Four Seasons Resort Lodge at Koele & Manele Bay, HawaiiONTV.com, Jazz Alley TV, Maui-Lana’i Expeditions Ferry, Maui Time Weekly, Lana’i Western Adventures, Pau Vodka, Maui Brewing Co., Lana’i Today, Cafe 565, Coffee Works, Lana’i ‘Ohana Poki Market, Lana’i Culture & Heritage Center, Lana’i Pine Sporting Clays, Trilogy, Koni FM 104, Lana’i Plantation Store, Dollar rent-a Car, ABB Executive Rentals LLC, Dreams Come True B&B, KIKU TV, Colours TV Network, Smooth Jazz Radio, Aloha Friday Show KAOI, Manao Radio, MauiFEST Hawai’i, LanaiONTV.com, Hale Moe Accommodations, Pele’s Other Garden, RB Steak House and all our Friends!

Please help with a Donations to the Lana’i Community Association! Helping the families of Lana’i!

With warm Aloha!!

www.LanaiSlackKeyFestival.com

Lanai Slack Key Festival

Lanai Ukulele Festival – July 2011 – Four Seasons Lanai

Aloha Ukulele Music Lovers!

Join Four Seasons Resorts – Lana’i, with HawaiiOnTV.com & Jazz Alley TV, for the 1st Annual Lana’i UKULELE FESTIVAL July 29th and 30th, 2011 on the island of Lana’i at The Four Seasons Resort, Lodge at Koele and Manele Bay!

ALL FREE EVENTS with 5 venues of ukulele music over the weekend!

Resort Packages are available now! Stay the entire weekend with rooms starting at only $179 at one of the Worlds finest Resorts! Call 1-800-321-4666 for reservations!

We’ll be kicking things off on Friday, July 29th with an incredible Ukulele Dinner at the Four Seasons Resort, Manele Bay. Award Winning Music from 6-9pm!

Call Four Seasons Resort for reservations! 1-800-321-4666

On Saturday, July 30th, start your day off with a morning Ukulele Jam at Coffee Works! 9am – 11am.

Then stop by Cafe 565 for an Ukelele Lunch from 11am – 1pm!

July 30th, the Ukulele Fest starts at 3pm in the Great Room at The Four Seasons Resort, Lodge at Koele!

Featuring:

Ukulele Falsetto Legend & Grammy Winner Richard Ho‘opi‘i

Na Hoku Winner Tony Conjugacion

Hula with Halau Na Wainohia’s “Namahana”

Na Hoku Winner Herb Ohta Jr.

Na Hoku Winner& MauiFEST Entertainer of the year Brittni Paiva

Na Hoku Winners Walt Keale and David Kamakahi

Hana Musician and Performer CJ “Boom” Helekahi and other Special Guests!!

July 30th After Party from 8-11PM in Lana’i City! Ukulele Martini Jam Session at Pele’s Other Garden Restaurant.
811 Houston Street – Lanai City, HI 96763 – (808) 565-9628

The Lana’i Jazz Festival is presented by the Lana’i Four Seasons Resort Lodge at Koele and Manele Bay, HawaiiONTV.com, Jazz Alley TV, Maui-Lana’i Expeditions Ferry, Maui Time Weekly, Lana’i Western Adventures, Pau Vodka, Maui Brewing Co., Lana’i Today, Cafe 565, Coffee Works, Lana’i ‘Ohana Poki Market, Lana’i Culture & Heritage Center, Lana’i Pine Sporting Clays, Trilogy, Koni FM 104, Lana’i Plantation Store, Dollar rent-a Car, ABB Executive Rentals LLC, Dreams Come True B&B, KIKU TV, Colours TV Network, Smooth Jazz Radio, Aloha Friday Show KAOI, Manao Radio, MauiFEST Hawai’i, LanaiONTV.com, Hale Moe Accommodations, Pele’s Other Garden, RB Steak House and all our Friends!

Please help with a Donations to the Lana’i Community Association! Helping the families of Lana’i!

With warm Aloha!!

www.LanaiUkuleleFestival.com and www.HawaiiONTV.com

Lanai Ukulele Festival

Lana’i Jazz Festival – June 3rd & 4th, 2011 – Four Seasons Lanai

Aloha Jazz & Blues Lovers!

Join us at the 1st Annual Lana’i JAZZ FESTIVAL June 3rd and 4th, 2011 on the island of Lana’i at The Four Seasons Resort, Lodge at Koele and at Manele Bay! ALL FREE EVENTS

Resort Packages are available now! Stay the entire weekend with rooms starting at only $179 at one of the Worlds finest Resorts! Call 1-800-321-4666 for reservations!

We’ll be kicking things on Friday, June 3rd with an incredible Jazz Dinner at the Four Seasons Resort Manele Bay. Award Winning Jazz from 6-9pm!

Call Four Seasons Resort for reservations! 1-800-321-4666

On Saturday June 4th, join us in the Great Room at The Four Seasons Resort, Lodge at Koele, where the Jazz Festival will run from 3pm – 7pm!

Featuring:
3 TIME GRAMMY WINNER Tom Scott (The Sax in Blade Runner, Taxi Driver, Musical Director for the Academy Awards, EMMY, TV Shows, Steely Dan AJA, Joni Mitchell, Pink Floyd, Quincy Jones, Thelonious Monk, George Harrison, Paul McCartney, Rod Stewart, Elton John, Frank Sinatra and many more! Over 500 recordings!)

Jazz Guitar Master Legend Henry K. Allen

Jazz Ukulele with Na Hoku Hanohano & Hawaii Music Award Winner Brittni Paiva Jazz Ukulele

Jazz Guitar wizard Benny Uyetake

Cocoland Jazz Guitar with Robbie Ray

Jazz Drummer Paul Marchetti, Bassist Doug White and other special guests!

Keep the Jazz going for our Jazz After Party from 8-11PM (Saturday June 4th) in Lana’i City! Jazz and Martini Jam Session at
Pele’s Other Garden Restaurant. 811 Houston Street – Lanai City, HI 96763 – (808) 565-9628

The Lana’i Jazz Festival is presented by the Lana’i Four Seasons Resort Lodge at Koele and Manele Bay, HawaiiONTV.com, Jazz Alley TV, Maui-Lana’i Expeditions Ferry, Maui Time Weekly, Lana’i Western Adventures, Pau Vodka, Maui Brewing Co., Lana’i Today, Cafe 565, Coffee Works, Lana’i ‘Ohana Poki Market, Lana’i Culture & Heritage Center, Lana’i Pine Sporting Clays, Trilogy, Koni FM 104, Lana’i Plantation Store, Dollar rent-a Car, ABB Executive Rentals LLC, Dreams Come True B&B, KIKU TV, Colours TV Network, Smooth Jazz Radio, Aloha Friday Show KAOI, Manao Radio, MauiFEST Hawai’i, LanaiONTV.com, Hale Moe Accommodations, Pele’s Other Garden, RB Steak House and all our Friends!

Please help with a Donations to the Lana’i Community Association! Helping the families of Lana’i!

With warm Aloha!!

www.LanaiJAZZFESTIVAL.com and www.HawaiiONTV.com

And…the Jazz doesn’t stop there. JOIN US June 5th at the MAUI WINERY in ULUPALAKUA from 12-4PM
The Sunday DRIVE JAZZ EVENT with the SAME AMAZING JAZZ Line UP!!
FREE, outside on the slope of Haleakala! No coolers please, Beach chairs allowed!
Wine tasting, BarBQ, Jazz and Fun! Call 808-878-6058 for more information!