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Kauai Folk Festival to debut in September


    Matt Morelock, a Tennessee native who moved to Kauai eight years ago, is organizing Kauai’s first folk festival. Morelock said he’s excited to explore the similarities between Hawaiian music and traditional folk music from around the world. Morelock is pictured with festival office manager Ginger Kenny.

Back in the late 1800s, King David Kalakaua supported, sponsored and exported Hawaiian musicians to create connections between traditional Hawaiian music and music from other parts of the world. Read more

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