Keola Beamer: Ka Hikina O Ka Hau (The Coming Of The Snow) w/ Artwork

Keola Beamer: Ka Hikina O Ka Hau (The Coming Of The Snow) w/ Artwork

Keola Beamer: Ka Hikina O Ka Hau (Coming Of The Snow) w/ Artwork MUSIC AUDIO CD  


Audio CD (Ex-Library) 

Windham Hill Records 



Album Features




Keola Beamer (Slack Key Guitar)



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Record Label:

Windham Hill Records



Track Listing
1. for chorus Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening
2. for guitar & piano Poli'ahu (The Mauna Kea Snow Goddess)
3. for 2 guitars, The Little Drummer Boy / Winter Aloha
4. Gymnopedie for piano No. 1
5. Gnossienne for piano No. 3
6. Gymnopedie for piano No. 2
7. Gnossienne for piano No. 4
8. Gymnopedie for piano No. 3
9. ballet for orchestra: Pavane for a Sleeping Beauty [Pavane de la Belle au Bois Dormant] Ma mre l'oye
10. song cycle for voice & 3 clarinets or piano Berceuses du Chat (4)
11. tango song Chiquiln de Bachin
12. for piano (arranged from "Cancin del arbol olvido" Op.3) Milonga
13. for 2 guitars Tutu Maramb
14. Cantar Montas
15. Spinning Song for piano
16. opera in 3 (or 5) acts: Song of India Sadko
17. song for voice & piano, Op. 57/5 Venetianisches Gondellied ("Wenn durch die Piazzetta die Abendluft weht")
18. The Nightingale
19. for 4 voices & lute (First Book of Songs) If my complaints could passions move
20. heavy sleep, for 4 voices & lute (First Book of Songs) Come


Playing Time:

62 min.


George Winston, Keola Beamer, Danny O'Donoghue


Sbme Special Mkts.

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Album Notes
Personnel: Keola Beamer (guitar); George Winston (guitar).Liner Note Authors: Danny O'Donoghue; Keola Beamer .Photographers: Matthew Thayer; John Running.Arrangers: Danny O'Donoghue; Keola Beamer .Keola Beamer is renown in his native Hawaii as a performer, songwriter, and master of the slack key guitar. Beamer's popularity has increased in the U.S. since the Windham Hill label began releasing his records stateside in the 1990s. KA HIKINA O KA HAU, released on Windham Hill in 2007, finds Beamer experimenting by taking on classical material, including works by Satie, Ravel, and Stravinsky. Beamer overdubs layers of guitar (and receives some collaborative help from pianist George Winston) to make these impressionistic pieces. Those looking for Beamer's usual slack-key work will want to look elsewhere, but this is a bold, intriguing change of pace for the Hawaiian star.

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