The Na Hoku Hanohano Lifetime Achievement Awards are part of the Na Hoku O Hawaii Music Festival in 2011. Harry B. Soria, Jr. has the honor and privilege to bestow the lifetime achievement award to the woman who welcomed him to Hawaiian radio 35 years ago: Jacqueline "Skylark" Rossetti. Well deserved recognition to a wonderful woman of the airwaves.
Venue : Hawaii Convention Center, Waikiki, O'ahu, Hawaii
Aloha Concert for Hawaii and Japan - 2011
Pai Foundation presents, "Aloha Concert for Hawaii & Japan". 3PM to 8PM, Sunday, April 24, 2011. Manoa Grand Ballroom at the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii. Featuring Halau Pua Ali'i Ilima, Paul Shimomoto & Hawaiian Jazz Ensemble, Manoa DNA, Kawika Trask Trio, Pali, Brother Noland, Kanoe Miller, Cathy Foy Mahi, and much more. Emcee: Harry B. Soria, Jr. General admission includes drink & food tickets.
Venue : Manoa Grand Ballroom @ Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii
Legends of Steel Guitar Concert - 2011
The Maiki Aiu Foundation presents the First Annual Legends of Steel Guitar Concert. May 14, 2011, 10AM - 2PM. Pacific Beach Hotel Grand Ballroom. Honoring: Joseph Kekuku, Sol Ho'opi'i, Dick McIntire, David Keli'i, Jerry Byrd, & the Rogers Ohana. Featuring great steel guitarists of today, plus Ku'uipo Kumukahi & Kamehameha Alumni Glee Club. Emcee: Harry B. Soria, Jr. Tickets @ 388-0559 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Venue : Pacific Beach Hotel, Grand Ballroom, Waikiki, O'ahu, Hawaii
Hot Club of Hulaville - 2011
Hot Club of Hulaville, Hawaii's own Django Reinhardt inspired band presents "Hawaii Four-9"- the musical. Manoa Valley Theatre, April 5th & 6th, 2011. 7:30 PM. Narrator: Harry B. Soria, Jr. "Itís 1949.
Sure... the Warís over. Our boys are back home. Everythingís fine in the Great 48... Hey, remember us? We took one for the team back in í41. We never saw it coming. We coulda been the 49th State!"
Venue : Manoa Valley Theatre, Manoa, O'ahu, Hawaii
Hapa Haole Hula Competition - 2011
2011 VANCOUVER,WASHINGTONHAPA HAOLE HULA COMPETITION at Esther Short Park, in Vancouver, Washington. This year's "3 Days of Aloha" will be held on July 28, 29, & 30, 2011. Judges this year may include Robert Cazimero, Leina'ala Kalama Heine, Leialoha Lim Amina, & Victoria Holt Takamine. Winning soloists and groups will again be showcased at the following day's Ho'ike and Hawaiian Festival during the finale of the Three Days of Aloha. The memorable event is presented each year by Ke Kukui Foundation and PA"I Foundation. Harry B. Soria, Jr. will once again have the honor of emceeing the hapa haole event.
Venue : Ether Short Park, Vancouver, Washington