Kanikapila: The word kanikapila, literally "play music," has come to mean gathering together informally to sing and play. Kanikapila has always been a part of our daily lives in Hawaii.
He Mele Aloha: A Hawaiian Songbook is a collection of over 260 songs, listed alphabetically. It is intended to encourage the tradition of kanikapila.
Simple chording and fingering for the ukulele is shown for each song and the lyrics are large for easy reading.
Softcover, 290 pp.
Published in 2003