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Smithsonian Folkways - Sounds of Hawai'i

Washington DC, 19.12.23

Over the years, Smithsonian Folkways has acquired nearly 15 albums full of music from Hawai’i. This mix is a sampling from 11 of those records, ranging from traditional Hawaiian folk chants and dance songs, to Puetro Rican music in Hawai’i, to music from the Festival of Japanese Music in Hawai’i in

From the steel guitar to the pahu drum, listen along to the diversity of songs and sounds from the islands of Hawai’i.