Ka Himeni Ana honors Mahi Beamer

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Ka Himeni Ana will honor the great Mahi Beamer during this evening of Hawaiian entertainment! Aaron Mahi, one of the judges says the show will feature amateur Hawaiian music groups performing in the "nahenahe" style, the distinctive Hawaiian music form that features sweet vocal harmony supported by unamplified acoustic instruments. The music competition was founded by Richard M. Towill. In the past, Ka Himeni Ana has served as a proving ground for artists who went on to become some of the most well-known names in contemporary Hawaiian music, including Holunape, Ho'okena, Pilioha, Ku'uipo Kumukahi, Kanilau and many others. The 28th annual Ka Himeni Ana will be held Saturday, August 25th at the Hawaii Theater. Tickets are on sale for $23 and $33. For more information or to purchase tickets, click here.