HAWAIʻI SYMPHONY FOUMAI FESTIVAL

Hawaiʻi Symphony Orchestra Sheraton Starlight Series: https://www.myhso.org/starlight



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Safely return to your seats as the Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra takes the stage at the Waikiki Shell for the return of the Starlight Series sponsored by Sheraton Waikiki. The Sheraton Starlight Series will feature eight weeks of outdoor performances at the Waikiki Shell, embracing the sense of place this iconic venue provides to our community.

This inaugural series will feature a festival of music by Hawai‘i-born composer Michael-Thomas Foumai, where audiences will experience seven works throughout the summer by this young composer, whose music focuses on the people, culture, history, and storytelling of his home.


FOUMAI FESTIVAL LINEUP:


May 14,15, 16: BECOMING BEETHOVEN, Rei Hotada, conductor

May 21,22,23: RAISE HAWAIKI: KEALAIKAHIKIi, Rei Hotada, conductor


June 4,5,6: FULLMETAL, ALOHA ʻOE, HAWAIʻI ALOHA, Lidiya Yankovskaya, conductor

June 11,12,13: MUSIC FROM THE CASTLE OF HEAVEN, Lidiya Yankovskaya, conductor


July 2,3,4: OVERTURE ON THEMES FROM THE SONGBOOK OF HER MAJESTY QUEEN LILIʻUOKALANI, Sarah Hicks, conductor

July 9,10,11: RAT RACE!, Sarah Hicks, conductor


August 13,14,15: THE TELLING ROOMS, Naoto Otomo, conductor

https://www.myhso.org/foumai