About hemahelo

Herb Mahelona is a graduate of Kamehameha Schools (Kapalama) and the University of Hawaii at M?noa and an alumnus of the Hawaii Youth Symphony. He plays cello in the Kamuela Philharmonic Orchestra, the University of Hawaii - Hilo Symphony, and performs often with the Kona Music Society, and teaches cello privately. He is also the director of the Kamehameha Schools Alumni Chorus, Mamalahoa Chapter.

Opera singer assignment Aug 11 & 12

Go to this link.  Watch two of the video clips (scroll down, there are a lot to choose from).    Choose singers that are your voice part (soprano, alto, tenor, bass).  Write two paragraphs for EACH video clip about 1) the singer and 2) the opera they are performing.  Email to hemahelo@ksbe.edu.  You may have study time after you have completed the assignment.

“Ai nama mamina” assignment

For this assignment you will be working with the text of one of the songs for our Christmas concert.  The song is in Latvian.  Download it here.  Watch the video here.  Download the pronunciation guide.

Use the pronunciation guide and the music sheet.  Type out the lyrics for the song as they would sound.  Email to hemahelo@ksbe.edu

You may have study time after you have completed the assignment.