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Seattle Slack Key Festival

Sunday, November 11, 2018, 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM


Event Press Release for Seattle Slack Key Festival 2018 The 10th Annual Seattle Slack Key Festival is produced by the Naalehu Theatre and is sponsored by Outrigger Resorts. The festival includes a full day of entertainment and features many of Hawai'i's Master Musicians including: Jerry Santos, Kamuela Kimokeo, George Kuo, Jeff Peterson, Blaine Asing, Kunia Galdeira, Sonny Lim, Ikaika Marzo, Jeff Au Hoy, Kapono Lopes, Adam Asing, Patrick Landeza and more. Emcees Honolulus Skylark Rossetti and Braddah Gomes along with Hula Halau Pulamahiaikelikolehua add to this fantastic line-up. We'll also enjoy Hawai'i's tropical flowers and prize drawings. More information available at: seattleslackkeyfestival.com The 2018 show is being held at: Highline Performing Arts Center November 11th, from 1:00 to 6:00pm. Doors open at 12:00pm. Seating at 12:30pm Highline Performing Arts Center is located at: 401 S 152nd Street 98148 in Burien, WA Phone: 206-631-6795 Directions Link: http://www.highlinepac.org/directions General admission tickets are $29, $39 and $59. https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3591672 VIP admission tickets are $140. Enjoy the front center section best seats in the house for the performance PLUS an exclusive VIP Reception includes Meet the Artists, Heavy Pupu, Entertainment, t-shirt and more. VIP Meet the Artists Reception is held on Saturday, November 10th, at 6:00pm to 9:00pm. This VIP event sells out every year so get your tickets early! When you purchase VIP tickets, your name will automatically be added to the guest list. https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3591672 Learn to play Slack Key and Ukulele /Please contact Chelle Pahinui to register Workshops in Slack Key, Steel Guitar, and Ukulele on November 10, 2018 beginning at 10:00-12:00am and 12:30-2:00pm. for $40 per session Nana ka maka; ho'olohe ka pepeiao -watch with the eyes, and listen with the ears. Thus, one learns. This traditional method provides the perfect instruction to this rich tradition. Students of all levels will be guided through simple exercises and solos to create the slack key sound. Slack key can be played on any guitar, acoustic or electric. The term refers to both the musical style and the myriad ways the instrument is tuned. Instructors teach several traditional tunings. In addition, you'll learn the use of vibrato, harmonics, slurs, harmonies in thirds and sixths, legato playing and other musical ideas that have helped create a distinctive guitar sound. This lush finger-picking style will add new sounds and flavors to your entire repertoire. To sign-up please contact: Dusty Strings Music School Director (206) 634-1662 music@dustystringsstore.com Participation is limited so please register early. Students must bring their own guitar or ukulele. Questions? Email Cyril at: cyril@cyrilpahinui.com or call 808-896-1911. Event Accommodation special at: American Hotel 520 South King Street Seattle, WA 98104 (206) 622-5443 www.americanhotelseattle.com More info and tickets at: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3591672

Cost: 29 - 140 USD
Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/ref/19649/event/3591672

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401 South 152nd Street
Seattle, WA 98148

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