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Hawaiian Legacy Foundation: Eddie & Myrna Kamae

Words Earth & Aloha : The Source of Hawaiian Music production materials

This subcollection contains the production materials and raw footage for the documentary Words Earth & Aloha : The Source of Hawaiian Music. In Hawaiʻi, music has always been much more than a form of entertainment. Through the centuries it has been a primary means of cultural continuity. This documentary pays tribute to a range of composers who flourished between the 1870s and the 1920s. The film explores the poetry and play of Hawaiian lyrics, as well as the places and features of the natural world that inspired songs still loved and listened to today.

Languages: English

Genres

  • Public affairs

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Eddie Kamae, Braddah Smitty, and Dennis Kamakahi perform an Alfred Alohikea medley at Hanalei 10/21/94

Eddie Kamae, Braddah Smitty, and Dennis Kamakahi perform an Alfred Alohikea medley...

Eddie Kamae, Clayborne "Braddah Smitty" Smith and Dennis Kamakahi play a medley of songs by composer Alfred Alohikea with waterfalls flowing on the...

Year:
1994
Duration:
00:31:30
Hanalei songs with Eddie Kamae, Braddah Smitty, and Dennis Kamakahi at Hanalei 7/17/94

Hanalei songs with Eddie Kamae, Braddah Smitty, and Dennis Kamakahi at Hanalei...

While riding through lo'i kalo (taro patches) of Hanalei on the trailer of a truck Eddie Kamae, Clayborne "Braddah Smitty" Smith, and Dennis...

Year:
1994
Duration:
00:26:25
Eddie Kamae, Braddah Smitty, and Dennis Kamakahi perform songs in Hanalei 4/21/94 tape 1

Eddie Kamae, Braddah Smitty, and Dennis Kamakahi perform songs in Hanalei 4/21/94...

Eddie Kamae, Braddah Smitty, and Dennis Kamakahi perform songs in Hanalei recorded on April 21, 1994 with Nāmolokama, a famous mountain known for...

Year:
1994
Duration:
00:28:40
Eddie Kamae, Braddah Smitty, and Dennis Kamakahi perform songs in Hanalei 4/21/94 tape 2

Eddie Kamae, Braddah Smitty, and Dennis Kamakahi perform songs in Hanalei 4/21/94...

Eddie Kamae, Braddah Smitty and Dennis Kamakahi playing music under a tree in Hanalei recorded on April 21, 1994.

Year:
1994
Duration:
00:19:27
B-roll Hawaiian Historical Society 11/94 tape 1

B-roll Hawaiian Historical Society 11/94 tape 1

Several pages of "O Ke Kumu Leomele, no na Himeni a me na Halelu E Hoolea Aku Ai i Ke Akua (The music source for Hymns and Psalms to praise God);"...

Duration:
00:29:43
B-roll Hawaiian Historical Society 11/94 tape 2

B-roll Hawaiian Historical Society 11/94 tape 2

Recorded in November 1994 at the Hawaiian Historical Society this video contains b-roll of musical and Hawaiian Kingdom Government documents and is...

Duration:
00:27:22
B-roll Hawaiian Historical Society 11/94 tape 3

B-roll Hawaiian Historical Society 11/94 tape 3

Recorded in November 1994 at the Hawaiian Historical Society this video contains b-roll of Hawaiian Kingdom Government documents from 1892-1893 and...

Duration:
00:29:33
B-roll Hawaiian Historical Society 11/94 tape 4

B-roll Hawaiian Historical Society 11/94 tape 4

Recorded in November 1994 at the Hawaiian Historical Society this video contains archival documents. The video first shows sheet music and a...

Duration:
00:26:51
B-roll Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives 3/7/95

B-roll Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives 3/7/95

Recorded on March 7, 1995 at the Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives this video contains b-roll of archival documents and...

Year:
1995
Duration:
00:25:39
B-roll Bishop Museum; ʻulu and archival photographs

B-roll Bishop Museum; ʻulu and archival photographs

This video contains b-roll footage of ʻulu (breadfruit) and archival photographs recorded at Bishop Museum. The video starts with footage of an...

Duration:
00:27:42
Interview with Aaron Mahi 10/1/94 Hakipuʻu tape 1

Interview with Aaron Mahi 10/1/94 Hakipuʻu tape 1

Interview with Aaron Mahi recorded in Hakipuʻu on October 1, 1994. Topics include the National Band (Royal Hawaiian Band) being loyal to the...

Year:
1994
Duration:
00:30:25
Interview with Aaron Mahi 10/1/94 Hakipuʻu tape 2

Interview with Aaron Mahi 10/1/94 Hakipuʻu tape 2

Interview with Aaron Mahi recorded in Hakipuʻu on October 1, 1994 continued from title 20655. Topics in this video include the change in Hawaiian...

Year:
1994
Duration:
00:17:00
Interview with Aaron Mahi 2/27/95 tape 1

Interview with Aaron Mahi 2/27/95 tape 1

Interview with Aaron Mahi recorded on February 27, 1995. In this video Mahi plays the piano and sings one of Queen Liliʻuokalani's first published...

Year:
1995
Duration:
00:22:29
Interview with Aaron Mahi 2/27/95 tape 2

Interview with Aaron Mahi 2/27/95 tape 2

Interview with Aaron Mahi recorded on February 27, 1995 continued from title 20656. This interview focuses on songs composed by Queen Liliʻuokalani...

Year:
1995
Duration:
00:31:20
Interview with Aaron Mahi 2/27/95 tape 3

Interview with Aaron Mahi 2/27/95 tape 3

Interview with Aaron Mahi recorded on February 27, 1995 continued from title 20657 and a continuation of his discussion on Queen Liliuʻokalani and...

Year:
1995
Duration:
00:23:20
Interview with Pualani Kanakaʻole Kanahele 12/12/94 tape 1

Interview with Pualani Kanakaʻole Kanahele 12/12/94 tape 1

Interview with Pualani Kanakaʻole Kanahele recorded on December 12, 1994. Topics include preserving the history of ancestors through music and...

Year:
1994
Duration:
00:27:55