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Hawaiian music legend Dennis Kamakahi remembered at Bishop Museum

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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A legendary Hawaiian musician and composer was remembered in a celebration of life at the Bishop Museum on Saturday.

Hundreds of people including family, friends and local entertainers bid farewell to Dennis Kamakahi who died on April 28 of lung cancer at the age of 61. 

The prolific songwriter and influential slack-key guitarist was remembered on Saturday with a traditional luau and an afternoon of musical performances.

The event followed a service at Kamehameha Schools.

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