Pacific Heartbeat

Pacific Heartbeat

Let's Play Music! Slack Key With Cyril Pahinui and Friends

Master slack key musician Cyril Pahinui, jams with some of the most revered and talented musicians in Hawai‘i in intimate kanikapila style backyard performances. Cyril was the son of Gabby “Pop” Pahinui, who is considered the “Godfather” of Hawaiian slack key guitar and whose music was featured prominently in the Academy Award winning film, The Descendants.Cyril Pahinui passed away on November 17, 2018; this encore broadcast is dedicated to him.
  • program length: 60 minutes
  • episode #805

Thursday, May 16 at 8:00 pm on 12.1

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  • Friday, May 17 at 1:00 am on 12.1

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Running the gamut from enlightening documentaries to musical showcases, the anthology series PACIFIC HEARTBEAT draws viewers into the heart, mind and soul of Pacific Island culture.