• Halema`uma`u Just Before Dawn

    Hawai'i Volcanoes

    National Park Hawai'i

Kenneth Makuakane - November 17 2010 Performance at Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park Visitor Center

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Kenneth is a member of the multi-talented and award winning group, The Pandanus Club. A prolific songwriter, Kenneth's compositions have been recorded by The Brothers Cazimero, Kapena, Loyal Garner, Gary Haleamau and many others.

His songs are performed at Merrie Monarch Festivals and his music is featured on the soundtracks of major films like Honeymoon in Las Vegas and Parent Trap in Paradise.

Recognized as an innovator in Hawaiian music, Kenneth has over one hundred albums to his producing credit. He's worked with such artists as Na Leo, Hapa, Amy Hanaiali`i Gilliom, Raiatea Helm, O'Brian Eselu and Jeff rasmussen.


Did You Know?

Green Sea Turtle resting on a beach.

The endangered Honu (Green Sea Turtle) are frequently seen in shallow waters and basking in the sun on beaches. They return to the Northwest Hawaiian Islands to lay their nests, over 700 miles away.