Natalie Ai Kamauu and Family
Mon., Nov. 24, 7:30 pm

Natalie Ai Kamauu brings a voice that fills the PBS Hawaii studio.  Joined by her husband, Iolani Kamauu, on guitar and vocals, and their daughter, Sha-Lei Kamauu, who accompanies the music with hula, Natalie performs with a passion that comes from the origins of the songs she sings, and the love she has for her family.

Among the songs featured are "Pili Aloha," which connects Natalie to her mother, kumu hula Olana Ai, and "Shower Tree," which was written for Natalie and Iolani's son, Chaz. Sha-Lei joins Natalie and Iolani with hula, including the playful "Hula Tease," and a graceful accompaniment to Natalie and Iolani's performance on "Uhiwai."

Here's a bonus video from this Na Mele of Natalie and Iolani performing "And I Love You So."

Tune into PBS Hawaii for the entire Na Mele performance, Monday, November 24 at 7:30 pm.

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NA MELE was conceived and developed at PBS Hawaii to preserve the extraordinary music of Hawaii in its purest form, live and impromptu, as performed by some of the Islands' best talents.


NA MELE is broadcast on Mondays at 7:30 pm.