Author: Wena Pahoehoe

Wena lives on the Big Island of Hawaii with her husband and two children. She is a writer and music enthusiast.

Island Swing Orchestra: Hilo’s Own 16-Piece Band

Kick off National Ballroom Week with the favorite rhythms for your fancy footwork. Swing, Waltz, Cha Cha Cha, Charleston, Mambo, Rhumba, Fox Trot, Tango, Bossa and all the Ballroom favorites will be lovingly delivered in style on Sunday, September 18th …

Honolulu Jazz Quartet Heats Up Volcano

The Honolulu Jazz Quartet with Junior Choy played at the Volcano Art Center on Saturday, January 15, 2011, at the Kilauea Military Camp theater in Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park.
Founded in 2001, the HJQ has that glue that only happens …