Mele Fong and her husband Richard Tom – The Hawaiian Serenaders – sing and play He Aloha Mele on ukulele and u-bass over photo highlights of Mele’s musical experiences entertaining, teaching ‘ukulele, and sharing the joy of making music. #playuke #ukulelemusic
Mele’s arrangement of He Aloha Mele is in C with 3-chords and two unique strums for ‘ukulele.
This song was written by Iva Kinimaka in the 1970s for his daughter and was his best-known composition. During the 60s, 70s, and 80s, Kinimaka headlined his own show at Waikiki’s International Market Place and performed alongside big-name entertainers Don Ho and others.
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Native Hawaiian Mele Fong from Maui is an experienced educator and professional entertainer with over 50 years experience playing the ‘ukulele – Hawaii’s official instrument. Are UKE having fun yet? Watch. Listen. Play. The Ukulele Mele Way!