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Photo: Kaipo Kiaha

JULY 8, 2023

RAISE HAWAIKI (from KEALAIKAHIKI SUITE)

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra

John Devlin, conductor

Oronoco Bay Park, Alexandria, VA

JULY 12, 2023

FROM THE HAWAIIAN MUSIC HALL OF FAME (Arr. Foumai) [WORLD PREMIERE]

O KUʻU ʻĀINA ALOHA [Of My Beloved Land] (Arr. Foumai) [WORLD PREMIERE]

NĀ MOLOKAMA (Makana/Arr. Foumai)

HAWAIʻI CALLS (Owens/Arr. Foumai)

HAWAIʻI ALOHA (Arr. Foumai)

Seattle Symphony Orchestra

Makana Cameron, guitar and voice

Sarah Hicks, conductor

Beneroya Hall, Seattle, WA

AUGUST 5, 2023

THE MASTERWORKS OVERTURE 

RAISE HAWAIKI (from KEALAIKAHIKI SUITE)

ALOHA ʻOE (Liliʻuokalani/Arr. Foumai)

SHINING DIAMOND (Trishnālei/Arr. Foumai)

SIXTEEN TONS (Merle Travis/Arr. Foumai)

TOO HOT MAMA (Paula Fuga/Arr. Foumai)

Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra

Paula Fuga, vocal

Trishnālei, vocal

Anthony Strauss, guest conductor

Dane Lam, conductor

Waikiki Shell, Honolulu, HI

AUGUST 19, 2023

TOO HOT MAMA (Paula Fuga/Arr. Foumai)

HE MELE LĀHUI HAWAIʻI(Liliʻuokalani/Arr. Foumai)

KAULANA NĀ PUA (Prendergast/Arr. Foumai)

HAWAIʻI ALOHA (Lyons/Arr. Foumai)

Maui Ola Benefit Concert

Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra

Paula Fuga, vocal

Raiatea Helm, vocal

Dane Lam, conductor

Bishop Museum Lawn, Honolulu, HI

6:00pm

AUGUST 26, 2023

SANDS OF OLD LĀHIANĀ (Camarillo/Arr. Foumai)

Maui Malama Pono Benefit Concert

Kalaʻe Camarillo, vocal and guitar

Mana Music String Quartet

Hawaii Theatre, Honolulu, HI

2:00pm

SEPTEMBER 10, 2023

KEALAIKAHIKI: SUITE FOR ORCHESTRA (Australian Premiere)

University of Queensland Symphony Orchestra

Marco Bellasi, conductor

Queensland Performing Arts Center

Queensland, Australia

SEPTEMBER 28, 2023

NATARAJA

Davidson College Symphony Orchestra

Tara Keith, conductor

Davidson, North Carolina

SEPTEMBER 30, 2023

CHAMBER 101 IN STUDIO 909

Chamber Music Hawaiʻi

Michael-Thomas Foumai, host

Studio 909

6pm

OCTOBER 7, 2023

HAPASYMPHONY 1 (BEYOND HAPA)

MĪ NEI (King/Arr. Foumai)

OVER THE RAINBOW / HAWAIIAN LULLABY (Arlen-Moon/Arr. Foumai)

C'EST SI BON (Betti/Arr. Foumai)

LA VIE EN ROSE (Guglielmi/Arr. Foumai)

LĀHAINĀ (Springer/Arr. Foumai)

WELCOME TO OUR WORLD (Catracchia/Arr. Foumai)

Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra

Lea Almanza, voice

Starr Kalahiki, voice

Brandy Lee, voice

Dane Lam, conductor

Hawai'i Theatre, Honolulu, HI

OCTOBER 8, 2023

CHILDREN OF GODS [World Premiere]

Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra

Dane Lam, conductor

Hawai'i Theatre, Honolulu, HI

OCTOBER 14, 2023

HAWAIʻI SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA GALA (Through The Ages)

MASTERWORKS OVERTURE

2K JUKEBOX (Arr. Foumai)

WE ARE FAMILY (Arr. Foumai)

80s FLASHBACK (Arr. Foumai)

THE BLUES BROTHERS REVUE (Arr. Foumai)

Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra

Dane Lam, conductor

Sheraton Waikiki

OCTOBER 20, 2023

HARD-BOILED WONDERLAND (World Premiere)

Chamber Music Hawai'i with Thomas Yee, piano

Doris Duke Theatre

7:00pm

OCTOBER 21, 2023

HARD-BOILED WONDERLAND (World Premiere)

Chamber Music Hawai'i with Thomas Yee, piano

Palikū Theatre

7:00pm

OCTOBER 21, 2023

MUSIC FROM THE CASTLE OF HEAVEN

Symphony San Jose

Nathan Aspinall, conductor

California Theatre, San Jose, CA

7:30pm

OCTOBER 22, 2023

MUSIC FROM THE CASTLE OF HEAVEN

Symphony San Jose

Nathan Aspinall, conductor

California Theatre, San Jose, CA

2:30pm

NOVEMBER 5, 2023

THE HAPPIEST COLOR from THE TELLING ROOMS

San Diego Youth Symphony

Sameer Patel, conductor

California Festival

Jacobs Music Center, San Diego, CA

DECEMBER 2, 2023

HAPASYMPHONY 2 (NĀ LEO PILIMEHANA)

I MISS YOU HAWAIʻI (Makuakāne/Arr. Foumai)

Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra

Nā Leo Pilimehana, vocals

Dane Lam, conductor

Hawai'i Theatre, Honolulu, HI

DECEMBER 3, 2023

SONGS FOR VIOLA, VOICE, HARP, & STRINGS (Brahms, Op.91/Arr. Foumai) [World Premiere]

Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra

Mark Butin, viola

Leon Williams, bartone

Dane Lam, conductor

Hawai'i Theatre, Honolulu, HI

JANURARY 13, 2024

THE MUSIC OF STUDIO GHIBLI

HISAISHI: HOWL'S MOVING CASTLE (Symphonic Variation - Merry-Go Round)

HISAISHI: SPIRITED AWAY SUITE

HISAISHI: KIKI'S DELIVERY SERVICE

HISAISHI: MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO (Orchestra Stories)

Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra

Norie Green, narrator

Michael-Thomas Foumai, conductor

Hawai'i Theatre, Honolulu, HI

FEBRUARY 25, 2024

KA LEO O KA MANU (Iliwaʻalani/Arr. Foumai) [World Premiere]

University of Hawaiʻi Bands

Oʻahu Chorale Society

MARCH 9, 2024

HAPASYMPHONY 3 (PAULA FUGA)

Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra

Paula Fuga, voice

Dane Lam, conductor

Hawai'i Theatre, Honolulu, HI

APRIL 18, 2024

FULLMETAL

Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra

Lidiya Yankovskaya, conductor

Orpheum Theatre, New Orleans, LA

APRIL 20, 2024

HAPASYMPHONY 4 (ROBERT CAZIMERO)

Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra

Robert Cazimero, voice

Dane Lam, conductor

Hawai'i Theatre, Honolulu, HI

JUNE 16, 2024

RAISE HAWAIKI

Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra

Dane Lam, conductor

Moanalua Performing Arts Center, Honolulu, HI

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