1: Hula Muʻumuʻu Performance Video

Hawaiian oral history informs us that this ancient story actually took place along the coast of Kahakuloa on the Island of Maui. PBS Hawaii flew an entire film crew to Kahakuloa to film at the exact place where the "Hula Mu'umu'u" was born.… Read More

2: Our Time For Letting Go Performance Video

I wrote this song to commemorate the passing of my mother, Nona Beamer. Presented by PBS Hawaii from "Keola Beamer - Malama Ko Aloha", I am joined by John Kolivas (Bass), Dan Del Negro (Piano) and Adriano Lariosa (Drums).… Read More

3: Pupu Hinuhinu Performance Video

In this performance, we share a song written by my dear mom - Nona Beamer for the keiki (children) of Hawai'i. Appearing with me is my good friend and wonderful pianist, Geoffrey Keezer.… Read More

4: Waipi’o Paka’alana Performance Video

Music can teach us lessons in love and forgiveness. Here is my rendition of Waipi'o Paka'alana, based on an ancient Hawaiian Mo'olelo (story) for PBS Hawaii.… Read More

5: Ele’ele Ka Wai Performance Video

Music can teach us to cooperate, to work together to present something beautiful. To underscore that concept, here is my rendition of Ele'ele Ka Wai (Black Is The Color) for PBS Hawaii.… Read More

6: Spanish Hawaiian Guitar Performance Video

Here is my take on the melding of Spanish and Hawaiian influences on solo guitar.… Read More

7: Waimanalo Blues Performance Video w/ Henry Kapono

One of my favorite people to play music with is Henry Kapono. Together we have a truly rich history of good times and great songs. Here is one of our favorites written by Liko Martin and Thor World.… Read More

8: Mauna Kea Performance Video w/ Moanalani

This is a song I wrote of my love for Mauna Kea on Hawai'i Island. We lived in the little town of Kamuela at my grandfather's home amidst the green pastures of the misty uplands.… Read More

9: Mr. Sun Cho Lee Performance Video w/ Henry Kapono

Years ago, I wondered in a song about how Hawaii's got to be the "Racial Melting Teflon-Pot Of The Pacific".… Read More

10: Honolulu City Lights Performance Video w/ Raiatea

My beautiful niece, Raiatea Helm has a graceful, luminous voice. For her 25th birthday present, I showed up at one of her concerts and gave her this gift.… Read More

11: Moana Oli Aloha Performance Video

My wife - Moanalani Beamer is a Kumu Hula or Hula Source (Expert). She has studied hula and oli for most of her life.… Read More

12: He Ono Performance Video

Some songs are just plain fun!… Read More

13: Ki Ho’alu – Keola Beamer Video (Part 1)

Kī Hōʻalu (Loosen the Key) is a DVD featuring the exceptional performances of Keola Beamer. Its multiple awards include "Best Documentary" (New York International Film Festival), "Best Cinematography" (Los Angeles Independent Film Festival), and the "Gold Remi" Award (Houston International Film Festival). The film was produced and directed by Kenneth M. Burgmaier. Critics have called this feature length movie, "An… Read More

14: Ki Ho’alu – Keola Beamer Video (Part 2)

Kī Hōʻalu (Loosen the Key) is a DVD featuring the exceptional performances of Keola Beamer. Its multiple awards include "Best Documentary" (New York International Film Festival), "Best Cinematography" (Los Angeles Independent Film Festival), and the "Gold Remi" Award (Houston International Film Festival). The film was produced and directed by Kenneth M. Burgmaier. Critics have called this feature length movie, "An… Read More

15: Ki Ho’alu – Keola Beamer Video (Part 3)

Kī Hōʻalu (Loosen the Key) is a DVD featuring the exceptional performances of Keola Beamer. Its multiple awards include "Best Documentary" (New York International Film Festival), "Best Cinematography" (Los Angeles Independent Film Festival), and the "Gold Remi" Award (Houston International Film Festival). The film was produced and directed by Kenneth M. Burgmaier. Critics have called this feature length movie, "An… Read More

16: Ki Ho’alu – Keola Beamer Video (Part 4)

Kī Hōʻalu (Loosen the Key) is a DVD featuring the exceptional performances of Keola Beamer. Its multiple awards include "Best Documentary" (New York International Film Festival), "Best Cinematography" (Los Angeles Independent Film Festival), and the "Gold Remi" Award (Houston International Film Festival). The film was produced and directed by Kenneth M. Burgmaier. Critics have called this feature length movie, "An… Read More