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Whistling at Night

  Interviewer: What is being performed?   Informant: Whistling at Night by Rayna Koishikawa   Interviewer: What is the background information about the performance? Why do you know or like this piece? Where or who did you learn it from?   Informant: My Kumu (hula teacher) told us whistling at night summons night maschess (ghosts of Hawaiian… Continue Reading »

Hawaiian Legend Night Marchers

Note: The form of this submission includes the dialogue between the informant and I before the cutoff (as you’ll see if you scroll down), as well as my own thoughts and other notes on the piece after the cutoff. The italics within the dialogue between the informant and I (before the cutoff) is where and what… Continue Reading »