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Kalena Silva mele oli 6/3/2002 tape 2

Performance footage of Kumu Hula Kalena Silva, former student of Maʻiki Aiu Lake, performing several takes of different mele oli (chants). Features the use of both ipu (an instrument made out of a gourd) and pahu drum. Scenic footage of Hawaiʻi Island is featured as well. Recorded on June 3, 2002 for Biography Hawaiʻi: Maiki Aiu Lake.


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