I had the awesome opportunity to hear Hawaiian musician and entertainer Willie K strum tonight at the Seattle Live Aloha Festival. I knew he was an awesome musician from hearing him on KBCS's Hawaii Radio Connection but WOW...I was even more impressed with Willie K in person. Hawaiian, jazz, rock, opera...you name it, Willie can do it. Apparently, Willie K's been spending a lot of time in Germany opening for Simply Red and one of the things he's picked up is a love for opera...with a touch of Hawaiian. That's right...check out "O Sole Mio" with ukulele below...
or how about "Nessun Dorma" with guitar opening the 2009 Hawaii Legislative session...
Willie K...you da man!
Willie K...Hawaiian tenor
Labels: Entertainers, Horse Tales, Music, Opera, Walking in Two Worlds, Willie K
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