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GLessons With Troy - The Podcast
Lessons With Troy - The Podcast
June 7, 2016 • Troy Brenningmeyer • Education and Training • Updated: June 16, 2017

Here's the latest Podcast in my series of Steel Guitar podcasts. [...]

Santo Farina
Santo Farina Is Still Alive
June 10, 2016 • Addison Ching • Entertainment

Recent postings on Social Media outlets incorrectly reported the passing of steel [...]

Haumana: A Student's Journey Through Hawaiian Music and Steel Guitar #1
Haumana: A Student's Journey Through Hawaiian Music and Steel Guitar
February 1, 2017 • Steve Tylka • Education and Training

I first experienced steel guitar in the 1990s while enjoying a family vacation in [...]

Haumana: A Student's Journey Through Hawaiian Music and Steel Guitar #2
Getting Advice From Professional Steel Guitarists
March 6, 2017 • Steve Tylka • Education and Training

Last month I discussed my introduction to Hawaiian Steel Guitar and the first steps in my learning [...]

Haumana: A Student's Journey Through Hawaiian Music and Steel Guitar #3
What is a Chord?
April 11, 2017 • Steve Tylka • Education and Training

In my last article, I discussed correspondence with professional steel guitarists as well as advice for [...]

Haumana: A Student's Journey Through Hawaiian Music and Steel Guitar #4
Learning the Steel Guitar: The Beginning Stages
June 12, 2017 • Steve Tylka • Education and Training

In my previous articles I discussed my start in Steel Guitar, correspondence with professional musicians, and basic chord theory. Since [...]

Haumana: A Student's Journey Through Hawaiian Music and Steel Guitar #5
Chord Structures
July 28, 2017 • Steve Tylka • Education and Training

I'd like to continue our discussion on chord structure in this article. The most common chord found [...]

Sleep Walk or Sleepwalk?
August 29, 2017 • Addison Ching • Entertainment

A classic steel guitar tune played by many, if not all, steel guitarists is the 1959 [...]

Haumana: A Student's Journey Through Hawaiian Music and Steel Guitar
Tunings
September 20, 2017 • Steve Tylka • Education and Training

After reading my last few articles I'm sure you're wondering, "Why do you need to understand [...]

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1st HSGA Virtual Steel Guitar Festival
January 23-24, 2021 – Prerecorded and available on Multiple Platforms


Facebook LiveHawaiian Steel Guitar Showcase
January 30, 2021 – LIVE STREAMED on Facebook 3PM - 5PM HST

Facebook LiveHawaiian Steel Guitar Showcase
February 27, 2021 – LIVE STREAMED on Facebook 3PM - 5PM HST

Facebook LiveHawaiian Steel Guitar Showcase
March 27, 2021 – LIVE STREAMED on Facebook 3PM - 5PM HST

COVID-19 Advisory: All live steel guitar festivals have been postponed Statewide until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic and health and safety directives currently in effect. Live festivals will return when HIMELE and government agencies determine it is safe to do so.

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