Mahealani Uchiyama - 8-1/2" x 11" - 89 Pages - Black & White Photos - Softcover
An excellent resource for the serious hula student written by Mahealani Uchiyama.
Discusses the origins of the dance, hula as spiritual practice, genres
of hula, the regalia of the dance, Hawaiian language and chant, hālau
etiquette and practices, format of a traditional presentation, a
glossary of hula commands and footwork, plus cultural, geographical and
historical background of Hawaii. DVD of basic footwork included.