Hula: A Journey in Time: Download. Note: This is not an instructional video.
“Journey In Time” is a repertoire video consisting a few of the most popular Hawaiian Hula songs. They are performed on location with beautiful beaches and tropical settings. This journey will take you from an ancient period to the present. In the setting of our Hawaiian Paradise, you will be captivated by The Dance, the native music and the beautiful costumes. One will be able to learn a Hula because each verse of each number is performed through complete body movement.
Learn 4 Hula Songs:
Aia La ‘O Pele:
(kahiko –chant) The traditional hula is called Kahiko. Kahiko is performed with chanting and drumming. Expressing a time when the Olapa (dancer) becomes one with the Kumu (teacher). This chant tells of Pele the fire goddess of the volcano. Through her fiery passion of anger, she devastates the land. Then in her tranquility she is mother earth creating more land for her people. (Hawaiian lyrics)
Blue Hawaii is a song that expresses the mystical power of the islands that enables love to flourish and dreams to come true. Elvis Presley singing this song, made it world known (English lyrics).
Kaimana Hila is also known as Diamond Head near the beach of Waikiki. Diamond head describes the majestic beauty of this mountain and its surrounding areas. The lyrics tell of the popular surfing spot and the gathering of people watching the old-time horse racing (Hawaiian lyrics).
A very popular traditional songs that has been performed at countless wedding through many generations. A song that speaks of the promise made between a couple to love each other and to never part.