Ūkēkē Making Workshop

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Saturday September 28

8:30 AM  –  12:30 PM

‘Ūkēkē Making Workshop

Hui ‘Ūkēkē A‘o

Sat Sept 28, 8:30 am -12:30 pm 

1 session $15 

Join Hui ‘Ūkēkē A‘o for a hands-on ‘ūkēkē making workshop!  ‘Ūkēkē, the only indigenous string instrument of Hawai‘i is used for mele ho‘o‘ipo‘ipo, oli and hula. Participants will learn about the art of making and playing ‘ūkēkē. All materials included. You do not want to miss this special opportunity!

Hui ‘Ūkēkē A‘o is a group of friends whose mission is to learn and share about ‘ūkēkē, with the goal of normalizing the making, playing and composing for ‘ūkēkē.
- Lance Genson Mahi La Pierre of Kapalama & Maunalua, O‘ahu
-‘Iliahi Shawn Doo of Wailua & Kapahi, Kaua‘i 
-Kunane Wooton of Mana & Hanalei, Kaua‘i
Limited to 16 participants
Email jenny.engle@manoaheritagecenter.org to be added to the waitlist.
This workshop series is made possible with funding supported by Hawai‘i Tourism.