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Fran Guidry
Ha`aha`a

USA
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Posted - 03/11/2023 :  06:58:35 AM  Show Profile  Visit Fran Guidry's Homepage  Reply with Quote
My way into Hawaiian music was guided hugely by Dancing Cat and George Winston. As a result I was rather late in discovering artists like Peter Moon, Sunday Manoa, and many others. When Uncle Raymond Kane said he was the composer of "Pua Sadinia" I accepted it and worked diligently at learning his arrangement.

Since then I've learned that the composer was David Nape and that Uncle Ray's melody is an interpretation, a close approximation with liberties. Heck, I even discovered a George Winston piano arrangement! So I've started to work out an arrangement that stays a bit closer to the original melody. In the meantime I shot a clip based on Uncle Ray's version:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ezgrXoq9z6U

It looks like The Guitar Workshop is gone, the URL is up for sale, but I was lucky enough to snag a copy of their Ray Kane instructional video and that's my main source for learning this arrangement. I think a lot of the material on that DVD is up on YouTube now.

Fran

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kihoalukid
Lokahi

USA
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Posted - 03/24/2023 :  5:55:35 PM  Show Profile  Visit kihoalukid's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Nice Fran!
Hard to think of anyone who could milk every drop of sweetness and then some out of a simple tune better than Uncle Ray. Didn't realize TGW was goa, they had some good Slack Key, Ukulele instruction DVDs.

Lee
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