Beginning Hula

Wednesday 6pm HST starting September 2, 2020

*PLEASE NOTE: Classes are available for download on desktop ONLY*

Beginning Hula starting August 2, 2020

Welcome to our first class of Beginning Hula.  This lesson covers:

  -  The hula step called Kaholo (practice to the right)

  -  The hula step called the Hula

  -  The step called the "lewa" (practice to the video on this page)

 These clips from Basic Hula, available here on our website.

Hula 6.01 class (9/2/2020) . . . . . . . . 

Practice the Lewa.

Practice Lewa

This is our second class of Beginning Hula.  This lesson covers:

  -  The hula step called "kaholo" (practice to the right)

  -  The hula step called the "hela" (practice to the right)

  -  The steps that begin "Green Rose Hula" (more next week)

  -  These step clips from Basic Hula, available here on our website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" also available on this website.  

Practice Kāholo

Green Rose Hula (PDF) . . . . . . . . .

Green Rose Hula music (MP3) . . . . . . .. . . .

Hula 6.02 class (9/9/2020) . . . . . . . . . .

Practice Hela

This is our third class of Beginning Hula.  This lesson covers:

  -  The hula step called "‘ami" (practice to the right)

  -  The first verse of "Green Rose Hula" (more next week)

  -  These step clips from Basic Hula, available here on our website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" also available on this website.  

Hula 6.03 class (9/16/2020) . . . . . . . . .

Practice ‘Ami

This is our fourth class of Beginning Hula.  This lesson covers:

  -  A detailed demonstration of hula hand motion

  -  The first verse of "Green Rose Hula" (oops, coming next week)

  -  These step clips from Basic Hula, available here on our website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" also available on this website.  

Hula 6.04 class (9/23/2020) . . . . . . . . .

This is our fifth class of Beginning Hula.  This lesson covers:

   -  The first verse of "Green Rose Hula"

  -  The step clips from Basic Hula are available on this website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" is available on this website.  

Hula 6.05 class (9/30/2020) . . . . . . . . .

This is our sixth class of Beginning Hula.  This lesson covers:

   -  The second verse of "Green Rose Hula"

  -  The step clips from Basic Hula are available on this website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" is available on this website.  

Hula 6.06 class (10/7/2020) . . . . . . . . .

Practice Green Rose Hula, verse 1

Practice Green Rose Hula, verse 2

This is our seventh class of Beginning Hula.  

   -  Kumu teaches the ‘ami kūkū hula step.

  -  The step clips from Basic Hula are available on this website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" is available on this website.  

Hula 6.07 class (10/14/2020) . . . . . . . .

Practice ‘Ami Kūkū

This is our eighth class of Beginning Hula.  

   -  Kumu teaches the third verse of "Green Rose Hula"

  -  The step clips from Basic Hula are available on this website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" is available on this website.  

Hula 6.08 class (10/21/2020) . . . . . . . .

Practice Green Rose Hula, verse 3

This is our ninth class of Beginning Hula.  

   -  Kumu teaches the third verse of "Green Rose Hula"

   -  Kumu teaches the single kalākaua hula step.

  -  The step clips from Basic Hula are available on this website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" is available on this website.  

Hula 6.09 class (10/28/2020) . . . . . . . .

Practice Single Kalākaua

This is our tenth class of Beginning Hula.  

  -  Kumu teaches the double kalākaua hula step.

  -  The step clips from Basic Hula are available on this website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" is available on this website.  

Hula 6.10 class (11/04/2020) . . . . . . . . .

Practice Double Kalākaua

This is our eleventh class of Beginning Hula.  

  -  Kumu teaches Ki‘iwāwae and ‘Oniu hula steps.

  -  Kumu teaches more Green Rose Hula.

  -  The step clips from Basic Hula are available on this website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" is available on this website.  

Hula 6.11 class (11/11/2020) . . . . . . . . . .

Practice Ki‘iwāwae

Practice Verse 4

Practice Verse 5

This is our twelfth class of Beginning Hula.  

  -  Kumu teaches ‘Oniu and ‘Uehe hula steps.

  -  Kumu teaches more Green Rose Hula.

  -  The step clips from Basic Hula are available on this website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" is available on this website.  

Hula 6.12 class (11/18/2020) . . . . . . . . . .

Practice ‘Uehe

This is our thirteenth class of Beginning Hula.  

  -  Kumu teaches ‘Oniu and Lele hula steps.

  -  Kumu teaches more Green Rose Hula.

  -  The step clips from Basic Hula are available on this website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" is available on this website.  

Hula 6.13 class (11/25/2020) . . . . . . . . . .

Practice ‘Oniu

This is our fourteenth class of Beginning Hula.  

  -  Kumu reviews the complete Green Rose Hula.

  -  The step clips from Basic Hula are available on this website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" is available on this website.  

Hula 6.14 class (12/2/2020) . . . . . . . . . .

Practice all Green Rose Hula

This is our fifteenth class of Beginning Hula.  

  -  Kumu teaches all of Silent Night (Pō La‘i E) for Christmas.

  -  We have no video for this special choreography yet.

  -  The step clips from Basic Hula are available on this website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" is available on this website.  

Hula 6.15 class (12/9/2020) . . . . . . . . . .

Silent Night (Pō La‘i E) notes . . . . . . . . .

Silent Night music (MP3) . . . . . . . . . . .

Silent Night - Pō La'i E

This is our sixteenth class of Beginning Hula.  

  -  Kumu teaches Silent Night (Pō La‘i E) for Christmas.

  -  We have no video for this special choreography yet.

  -  The step clips from Basic Hula are available on this website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" is available on this website.  

Hula 6.16 class (12/16/2020) . . . . . . . .

This is our seventeenth class of Beginning Hula.  

  -  Kumu teaches Silent Night (Pō La‘i E) for Christmas.

  -  We have no video for this special choreography yet.

  -  The step clips from Basic Hula are available on this website.

  -  The teaching video for "Green Rose Hula" is available on this website.  

Hula 6.17 class (12/23/2020) . . . . . . . .

Hula 6.18 class (12/30/2020) . . . . . . . . . . No Class

Hula 6.19 class (01/06/2021) . . . . . . . . . . No Class

This is our 20th class of Beginning Hula.  

  -  Kumu begins "Kawika" (or "Kawika He Inoa").

  -  We have no video for this special choreography yet.

  -  The teaching video for "Kawika" is available on this website.  

  -  The audio track is on our "Hula ‘Ekahi" CD on the Music page.  

Hula 6.20 class (01/13/2021) . . . . . . . .

Kawika (Kawika He Inoa) notes . . . . . . .

Kawika (Kawika He Inoa) audio . . . . . . .

Kawika audio