TWELVE DAYS OF HULA BOOK
A COUNTING BOOK FROM HAWAII
Beth Greenway - 8.25" x 9.25" - 30 pages - color illustrations - hardcover
"On the third day of hula my Kumu gave to me: three ti leaf skirts, two uli uli and a hula bag from a hala tree". So goes this delightful Hula twist on the famous song. Count from one to twelve as the hula bag is filled with ukulele, ginger lei, ipu heke, puili, ili ili and more! Color illustrations on every page of cute little hula girls with their hula implements and costumes.
CHRISTMAS DANCES HAWAIIAN STYLE CHOREOGRAPHIES BOOKLET
Virginia Kealani Davran - 8-1/2" x 11" - 27 pages - Spiral Bound Softcover Booklet
Here are 13 fun hula routines for the holidays choreographed by the late Virginia Kealani Davran. Each Christmas routine is presented with precise instructions for each foot and hip movement, arm and hand gestures, plus song lyrics. The dances vary in difficulty from beginner to advanced, several use Hawaiian dance implements, some are perfect for children, and most have an album referenced where each song can be found. Also included are complete written instructions for all basic hula steps and hand gestures.
1.Mele Kalikimaka (uli uli), 2.Christmas Luau (puili/uli uli), 3.Christmas Island, 4.Here Comes Santa in a Red Canoe, 5.White Christmas, 6.Santa Claus is Coming to Town, 7.It Came Upon a Midnight Clear (candles), 8.We Need a Little Christmas (puili), 9.Silver Bells (bells), 10.Kani Kani Pele (Jingle Bells) (uli uli), 11.Deck the Halls (Tahitian-style otea - ii iis), 12.Silent Night (Siitting), 13.Little Drummer Boy (ipu).
HAWAIIAN CHRISTMAS PEARLS - HOLIDAY HULA CHOREOGRAPHIES
Charmaine - 8-1/2" x 11" - 13 pages - Softcover Booklet
13 page booklet has 8 holiday hula choreographies presented with clear instructions broken down into hip and foot movements, arm and hand gestures, and song lyrics. Albums are referenced where each song is available. Designed for beginner to intermediate dancers. White Christmas, Silent Night, Santa's Hula, Hawaiian Santa, Christmas Chopsticks, Numbah One Day Of Christmas, Mele Kalikimaka, and Auld Lang Syne.
CHRISTMAS LUAU MANUAL OF CHRISTMAS HULA ROUTINES
Instructor: Honua Lani - 5 written holiday routines and translations for beginner-intermediate dancers. Includes a brief history of Christmas in Hawaii and Christmas costuming ideas. 5 complete choreographies for: Little Drummer Boy (kahiko), Kanaka Waiwai (religious auana in Hawaiian), Away in a Manger (sitting hula), Silent Night (standing hula in Hawaiian and English), Auld Lang Syne (auana in Hawaiian and English). (11 pages; 8.5" x 11"; Spiral Bound)
NUMBAH ONE DAY OF CHRISTMAS BOOK
E. Magoon - 9" x 12" - 22 pages - color illustrations - Hardcover
"...my Tutu give to me, one mynah bird in one papaya tree." Here's the Hawaiian version of the holiday song "12 Days of Christmas". Illustrated with lively colorful drawings of the island way of celebrating each of the 12 days with a wild Tutu(Grandma). Includes music and lyrics for the song.