The 2016 Aloha International Steel Guitar Club Convention will be held from July 14-16, 2016, at the Winchester Town Square Community Centre in Winchester, Indiana. This year's convention is free and open to the public! Convention events include all day performances, seminars, as well as a Saturday night luau. Hotel Reservations can be made at the Randolph Inn and Suites (890 E Washington St, Winchester, IN 47394). Mention "AISGC" for a special discount.
This year's guest of honor is steel guitar master, Leonard T. Zinn (L.T.). L.T. has dedicated his life to the perpetuation of the steel guitar. As a member of the "101 Ranch Boys", L.T. performed regularly on the ABC Radio Network, backing some of the greatest stars of the era. As a music instructor and publisher, L.T. taught and inspired generations of steel guitar students. In 2005, L.T. was inducted into the Steel Guitar Hall of Fame. More information about L.T. can be found on his website www.ltzinn.com.
Don't miss this opportunity to learn about the Hawaiian Steel Guitar and the many people who support it!AISGC
July 9-14, 2018
Monday-Thursday - Nightly Evening Performances
Friday-Saturday - Festival Ho'olaule'a Performances
Royal Grove Stage, Royal Hawaiian Center, Waikiki
Hawai'i Island Steel Guitar Festival
September 7-9, 2018 - Mauna Lani Bay Hotel and Bungalows, Kohala Coast, Hawai'i
Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival at Ka Makana Ali'i
February 16, 2019 (tentative) - Ka Makana Ali'i Shopping Center, Kapolei
Kaua'i Steel Guitar Festival
March 1-2, 2019 - Courtyard Kaua'i at Coconut Beach, Kapa'a, Kaua'i
Maui Steel Guitar Camp
TBD (tentative) - Ka'anapali Beach Hotel, Lahaina, Maui
Maui Steel Guitar Festival
TBD - Ka'anapali Beach Hotel, Lahaina, Maui
TBD - Queen Ka'ahumanu Center, Kahului, Maui
Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival at Windward Mall
June 8, 2019 (tentative) - Windward Mall, Kaneohe
HIMELE is a Hawai'i non-profit corporation that supports music enrichment and education for people of all ages. Our purpose is to educate, promote, and perpetuate Hawaiian music, Hawaiian culture and Hawaiian musical instruments.