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Feelin’ Jazzy! Honoka’a High School Jazz Band to perform at Big Island Jazz & Blues Festival

| | May 26 2017 - 7:08am | Comments

The late jazz singer and songwriter, Nina Simone, described jazz as not just music, but a way of life, a way of being and a way of thinking. The Honokaa High School band is fortunate to be under the direction of dedicated teacher, Gary Washburn who brings this philosophy to life and will take his students to perform in this year’s Big Island Jazz &Blues Festival June 1 to 4 at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel.

  1. | Posted: May 26 2017 - 7:08am

    The late jazz singer and songwriter, Nina Simone, described jazz as not just music, but a way of life, a way of being and a way of thinking. The Honokaa High School band is fortunate to be under the direction of dedicated teacher, Gary Washburn who brings this philosophy to life and will take his students to perform in this year’s Big Island Jazz &Blues Festival June 1 to 4 at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel.

  2. | Posted: May 26 2017 - 6:59am

    Legendary performers will play with the best musicians Hawaii has to offer in the sixth annual Big Island Jazz &Blues Festival June 1 to 4 at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel on the Kohala Coast.

  3. | Posted: May 26 2017 - 6:56am

    “The Joint Is Jumpin’” is the title and theme of Waimea Community Chorus’ 23rd annual Spring Choral Concert presented June 3 and 4 at Kahilu Theatre in Waimea.

  4. | Posted: May 26 2017 - 6:56am

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  5. | Posted: May 26 2017 - 12:05am

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  7. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 8:48am

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  8. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 12:05am

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  9. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 12:05am

    FRIDAY

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  15. | Posted: May 12 2017 - 9:25am

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