Ka Nani Aʻo Kaʻū

Ka Nani Aʻo Kaʻū

Produced by Nā Maka o ka ʻĀina

A performance of the hula Ka Nani A’o Ka’u (“The Beauty of Ka’u”) by Debbie Ryder on location at Ka Lae (island of Hawai’i).

A talk-story session with beloved kumu hula (hula master) George Na’ope about the composing of Ka Nani A’o Ka’u during a visit to Ka’u. Features scenic areas described in the song such as Kaulana Bay, Wai’ahukini, Palahemo and Ka Lae.

A step-by-step hula lesson by Debbie Ryder on how to dance Ka Nani A‘o Ka’u.


Produced and directed by Puhipau and Joan Lander of Na Maka o ka `Aina

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1 Comment

  1. Hilulani Holt-Hansen 2 years ago

    Mahalo piha

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