Interview with Piʻolani Motta and Lena Motta and stills 12/8/94

Interviews with Piʻolani Motta and Lena Motta recorded on December 8, 1994 and conducted by Martha Noyes for Legacy of Light. Piʻolani Motta talks about growing up in the Machado household and discusses her aunt Lena Machado's song compositions, their origins and meanings. Piʻolani's sister, Lena Motta, discusses her training under Machado and the legacy of her songs. Also includes b-roll of portraits and photographs of Machado and her family with Piʻolani Motta describing the items.

Languages: English


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