Aloha to the Beamer 'Ohana, Aloha Music Camp - Mōhala Hou Foundation, 'Ohana of Lāna‘i, Four Seasons Lāna‘i, Pūlama Lāna‘i, and guests who made the Lei Kauna‘oa Benefit Concert a great success.
October 10, 2014
In video above Pūlama Lāna‘i Culture & Historic Preservation Crew opened the Lei Kauna‘oa Benefit Concert (Oct. 10, 2014) brought to Lāna‘i by the Beamer ‘Ohana and Aloha Music Camp participants with a Lāna‘i mele praising the island’s beauty and history. Kekoa Benanua, Katrina Gillespie, Kaulana Kahoohalahala, Zeth Kipi, Ben Ostrander, Kamakani Palolo and Kalei Ropa.
Keola Beamer, along with ‘ohana members and special guests will be on Lāna‘i October 6th – 11th, hosting a retreat at the Lodge at Kō‘ele. The retreat will focus on Music, Mana and Creativity, connecting participants with their surroundings and inner being, and inspiration of place through the experiences of world renowned teachers. Instructors will include:
Keola Beamer (Slack Key Guitar)
Moanalani Beamer (Hula and Ipu)
Kaliko Beamer-Trapp (Hawaiian Poetry)
Melinda Carroll (Songwriting, Inspiration & Craft)
Hong Liu (Qi gong)
Olana Ai (Hula)
Venerable Lama Tenzin Dhonden (Meditation)
At the close of Ke Ola Retreat, participants in the weeklong adventure will share a concert with residents and guests of Lāna‘i. Keola and Moanalani Beamer, and their partners have offered the concert free of charge (donations accepted) as a benefit for the Lāna‘i Culture & Heritage Center.
To learn more about the weeklong retreat visit the website link below:
There is a fee for the retreat, and to register you may visit the website below:
A Benefit Concert for the Lāna‘i Culture & Heritage Center
Friday October 10, 7:30 PM
At The Lodge at Kō‘ele Great Hall
Featuring Keola & Moanalani Beamer, Olana Ai, Kepā Maly, and Musicians & Dancers from The Aloha Music Camp's Ke Ola Retreat
Cost: Free / Donation
Mahalo nui to Keola, Moanalani, the Beamer ‘Ohana and all the Aloha Music Camp - Ke Ola Retreat participants for sharing your aloha for Lāna‘i and the Lāna‘i Culture & Heritage Center.