presented by Jazz Maui & AECG

Schedule

2018 FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

 

Wednesday: june 27

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Vocal Improv and Stage Technique Clinic with Ginai:
12-1:30pm @ King Kekaulike High School, Band Room

Improve your singing skills with internationally renowned jazz and R&B artist Ginai. She will offer an introduction to scat and developing improv skills along with performance tips and tricks from her decades of experience! Open to the public.
FREE, To register call (808) 283-3576 or simply use our form on the Contact Page .

 
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Jazz Technique with Mike Lewis: 2-4pm @  King Kekaulike High School, Band Room

Take your jazz technique to the next level! Mike Lewis is an experienced teacher and performer and like a great jazz solo, this workshop will go where it needs to go. Topics covered include sound, listening, story telling, scales, sequencing, air support, jazz history and so much more. University of Hawai’i Maui College Jazz Band Director, Mike Lewis, has recorded and toured with artists such as Sammy Davis, Wynton Marsalis, Sonny and Cher, Billy Joel, Natalie Cole, The Temptations, Tony Bennett, Gladys Knight, Bruno Mars and more.
FREE, To register call (808) 283-3576 or simply use our form on the Contact Page .

 

thursday june 28

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in8 flow dance workshop with SAMMAY: 1pm @Maui Arts & Cultural Center, Omori Studio

This workshop will focus on learning to embody the individual within the collective and finding one's innate flow through rootedness in the natural elements, spiritual essence, and fundamentals of movement found in hip hop and modern dance.
FREE, To register call (808) 283-3576 or simply use our form on the Contact Page .

 
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Festival Kick off concert in lahaina w/ mike lewis & Friends quartet feat. vocalist ginai: 6-10pm@ Home of Nam and Maryanne LeViet (Ka'anapali golf estates)

Presented by the Arts Education for Children Group, this one-of-a-kind event features The June Skies Jazz Combo as well as the Mike Lewis & Friends Quartet joined by the fabulous vocalist and three-time Hawaiian Music Awards Winner, Ginai. Mike Lewis and Ginai will be joined by some of Hawai’i’s top jazz musicians. This event is not to be missed.
Tickets are $100. *East Meets West themed pupus and wines are included.

 

friday, june 29

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jazz maui presents EMW Festival evening performance:Pre Show 4pm, Concert 6pm @King KeKaulike performing arts center

Best of the Blue Note Tribute with Mike Lewis & Friends Quartet featuring award winning Jazz/R&B vocalist Ginai and performances by renowned San Francisco choreographer SAMMAY with UH Maui Dance Club & Dance International Foundation and Zenshin Daiko. The opening pre-show concert features the June Skies Combo and Tanama Colibri. Kathy Collins will serve as emcee.
Tickets are $15. Food will be available for purchase at the event.

 

saturday, june 30

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night 2:jazz maui presents EMW Festival evening performance:Pre Show 4pm, Concert 6pm @King KeKaulike performing arts center

Best of the Blue Note Tribute with Mike Lewis & Friends Quartet featuring award winning Jazz/R&B vocalist Ginai. The Chop Suey Jazz Orchestra will also take the stage and the Na Ali’i Big Band will close the evening in a special performance joined by Mike Lewis on trumpet and vocalist Ginai. The opening pre-show concert features the June Skies Combo joined by saxophonist Joie Taylor. Kathy Collins will serve as emcee.  Come support local students and experience a wonderful evening of jazz music!
Tickets are $15. Food will be available for purchase at the event.