Hawaiian Steel Guitar Showcase

Livestream Steel Guitar Saturday - January 22, 2022

The Livestream Steel Guitar Saturday on January 22, 2022 featured live performances by steel guitarists Alan Akaka, Bobby Ingano, and Greg Sardinha, with Joseph Zayac and Helene Woodward providing backup. January's showcase "Tricones and Frypans" featured all three steel guitarists playing National Tricone acoustic steel guitars in the first segment, and Rickenbacher Fry Pan steel guitars in the second segment.

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  • Helene Woodward on upright bass.
  • The showcase artists: From left: Joseph Zayac, Bobby Ingano, Alan Akaka, Helene Woodward, and Greg Sardinha.
  • Joseph Zayac on guitar.
  • Bobby Ingano on his National tricone steel guitar.
  • Alan Akaka on his National tricone steel guitar.
  • The showcase's first segment featured National tricone steel guitars.
  • Helene Woodward.
  • Joseph, Bobby, Alan, Helene and Greg.
  • Greg Sardinha with his National tricone steel guitar.
  • The group hard at work.
  • Bobby: ''This tricone walks up to a bar...''
  • Greg Sardinha shares a vocal moment while the others play on.
  • Greg Sardinha playing his tricone.
  • Alan playing his tricone.
  • Helene on upright bass.
  • Alan shares a vocal.
  • Peter, Bobby, and Alan.
  • Joseph, Bobby, Alan, and Greg.
  • NextGen steel guitarist Pono Fernandez. Photo from video capture of livestream broadcast.
  • NextGen steel guitarists Joey and Tai Misailidis. Photo from video capture of livestream broadcast.
  • NextGen steel guitarist Ethan Goore. Photo from video capture of livestream broadcast.
  • NextGen steel guitarist Mālie Lyman. Photo from video capture of livestream broadcast.
  • NextGen steel guitarist Justin Firmeza. Photo from video capture of livestream broadcast.
  • NextGen steel guitarist Joey Misailidis. Photo from video capture of livestream broadcast.
  • A shift to the Fry Pans. Greg Sardinha on his Rickenbacker Fry Pan.
  • Joseph Zayac.
  • Bobby Ingano on his 7-string Rickenbacher Fry Pan.
  • Alan Akaka on his 6-string Rickenbacher Fry Pan.
  • Helene shares a vocal.
  • Livestgream services provided by Scotty Wong of Huana Productions.
  • Scotty and sound engineer Tony Narito.
  • Alan and Greg comparing their Fry Pans as Helene looks on.
  • Alan and Bobby compare their Fry Pans.
  • Alan talks about the Fry Pan.
  • Bobby Ingano and Alan Akaka on their Fry Pan steel guitars.
  • Greg Sardinha on his Fry Pan steel guitar.
  • The showcase's Fry Pan segment. From left: Joseph Zayac, Bobby Ingano, Alan Akaka, Helene Woodward, and Greg Sardinha.
  • Joseph Zayac shares a vocal.
  • Greg's turn to share a vocal.
  • Joseph Zayac.
  • Bobby Ingano on his Fry Pan steel guitar.
  • Greg Sardinha on his Fry Pan steel guitar.
  • Joseph, Bobby, Alan, Greg, and Helene.

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