Kamehameha Day News

Hawaiian history

I was pleased to see my picture in The Maui News with caption “Mele Fong leads an ukulele class at the Bailey House Museum” about my 2-hour Oral History & Sing-along program on King Kamehameha on 11 June 2015 and published on 12 June 2015.

(Photo by Matt Thayer at the Bailey House on 11 June 2015)

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Mele Fong is a professional singer, song arranger, and master of multiple strumming styles for the 'ukulele. She is an experienced educator with over 50+ years experience playing the 'ukulele and entertaining worldwide. Mele performs with her husband in the duo "The Hawaiian Serenaders" and leads student groups. In 1996, the duo represented the State of Hawai'i in concert at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. Mele and her husband Richard Tom were both born and raised on Oahu and now reside in Maui.