|Hawaiian Guitarist to Play Holiday Show at the Library||| Print ||
|Wednesday, 21 November 2012 14:21|
Join renowned slack key guitarist Patrick Landeza to start off the holidays with the 11th Annual Hawaiian Holiday Celebration on Saturday, Dec. 1, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the San Leandro Main Library, 300 Estudillo Ave.
Na Hoku Hanohano award finalist and Hawaiian Music Award winner Patrick Kahakauwila Kamaholelani Landeza was born and raised on the “Island of Berkeley,” California to Hawaiian-born parents. His heritage continues to be revealed through his music and stories, including his CD, titled, Kama’alua, “to get acquainted with,” which will be sold for $15 each at the show.
This year, Landeza made his debut at Carnegie Hall in January as one of eight artists in a “Listen for Life” non-profit concert that promoted music as a unifying source for peace throughout the world.
All who attend can shop at the Hawaiian crafts booths and can also purchase a full Hawaiian dinner before the show. After enjoying a delicious traditional meal, attendees can sit back and relax, while listening to Patrick Landeza’s tranquil music and watch a beautiful performance of hula dancing.
Advanced tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the Information Desk of the San Leandro Main Library, starting at noon on Thursday, Nov. 1. Tickets will be sold at the door for $17.
Children 5 years and under are admitted free of charge.
For more information, call the Information Desk at 577-3971.