Biography Brown Bag Series: "Hawaiian Music and Musicians, Revised and Updated"
by John Berger, Author and Editor
Thursday, March 14
noon - 1:15 p.m.
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The book is arranged alphabetically, with entries on Hawaiian music from its roots in ancient chants to the flowering of the musical renaissance in Hawai'i. It describes leading personalities and groups, organizations, songs and publications, and discusses the extraordinary popularity of Hawaiian music round the world. There are biographies of musicians from every period of Hawaiian musical history—from Henry Berger, David Kālakaua, Queen Lili‘uokalani, and others of their time, to the great names of the 20th century.