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Kuana Torres Kahele Band
Kuana Torres Kahele is an innovator and trendsetter who expands the boundaries of Hawaiian music with his rich vocals and enduring lyrics. In 2011, he stepped out as a solo performer after over 15 years with the legendary Hawaiian super-group Na Palapalai. Kuana’s debut release, Kaunaloa, went on to sweep every major award that year.
Recognized and praised as one of the leading living Hawaiian composers, he writes from his own experiences and weaves poetic imagery throughout his captivating melodies.
Friday, January 11 at 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Irvine Barclay Theatre
4242 Campus Drive, Irvine, CA