Join Kalei for an Ukulele workshop in Bellevue, WA! A first for Bellevue!
6:30 pm - Potluck
7:30 – 8:30 pm - Workshop (45 min)
Home of Jean Smith, 2320 144th Ave SE, Bellvue WA 98007 / $15 pp
Tickets: Neeej@aol.com / 425-747-7655
Friday, Edmonds Center for the Arts will be hosting Kalei Gamiao and Keoki Kahumoku in CONCERT!! For more info: http://www.edmondscenterforthearts.org/events
Wielding his ukulele like it will one day rule the world, Kalei Gamiao mesmerizes audiences with imaginative musicality and flawless execution. This soft-spoken young man can silence a talkative crowd as he delicately picks or fires away at his simple four-stringed instrument. Captivated by his skill and the ukulele’s versatility, expressions like “I was floored” or “He had me at the edge of my seat” are familiar responses from first-time listeners who eagerly fall under the power of Kalei’s ukulele. His ability to create sounds that are incredibly rich and full are even more amazing when you consider he only has two octaves to work with. Award-winning ukulele master Herb Ohta, Jr. summed it up best when he declared, “Kalei’s music and ukulele prowess will take the ukulele to new heights!”