We were honored to be asked to perform at the 5th Annual Maui Ukulele Festival at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center on Sunday 17 October 2010. This was our first show held on the left side of the main entrance as the Yokouchi Pavilion/A&B Amphitheater was being built.
Eleven Maui Ukulele Pops Band members performed during our 10-minute set.
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Band: Andrea Kaumeheiwa, Beverly Romias, Cindee Burkitt, Gail Hayashi, Hinano Kaumeheiwa, Kathleen Figueria, Linda Ewing, Mel Hayashi, and Sandy Magallanes led by The Hawaiian Serenaders – Rich Tom and Mele Fong.
Attire: Band formal long white muumuu for women, black pants/white shirt for men, and all wore golden silk lei for a professional look.
Songs: (Music in binders on stands provided by Kaunoa Senior Center and shared between two people for a consistent look)
1. Hey Good Lookin’ with Hum Ding-Ah Strum.
2. Girl From Ipanema with Bossa Nova Strum.
3. Sophisticated Hula with Boom Shaka I Wanna Strum.
Note: This was the Maui Ukulele Pops Band’s 7th show for 2010.
Aloha, Mele Fong aka Ukulele Mele