"Ledward "Led" Kaapana is a master of the two leading string instruments in Hawaii: the Hawaiian ukulele and ki ho'alu, the slack key guitar, a finger-style guitar art form that originated in Hawaii. This talent, combined with his vocal skills in the baritone and leo ki`eki`e (falsetto) range, have made him a legendary performer who has been entertaining audiences in Hawaii and abroad for more than 40 years."Link
Friday, June 24, 2011
Led Kaapana Receives NEA National Heritage Fellowships
Congratulations to Ledward Kaapana, who was just named a National Heritage Fellow by the NEA.