American Music Festivals
Orchestra of the Hawaiian Islands

Honolulu Debut Concert at Calvary by the Sea Church

Honolulu Debut Concert at Calvary by the Sea Church,
Saturday December 14, 2013

Howard Dicus joined Resident Conductor Philip Simmons for the Orchestra's first concert in Oahu. The orchestra is open to collaboration with all organizations in Hawaii. For more information, call 808-315-0885




History of the Orchestra

The Orchestra of the Hawaiian Islands debuted on the Big Island to great acclaim on March 20, 2010 at the Four Seasons Resort Hualalai. Members of the Honolulu Symphony were joined by guest artists Kohala, andGrammy award winning guitarist Charles Brotman.

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A second concert, "Pacific Moon Under the Stars" featured a musical exchange with Japan. Philip Simmons guest conducted the Ensemble Orchestra Sendai on December 26.

Orchestra of the Hawaiian Islands Orchestra of the Hawaiian Islands

On January 8, professional musicians from the Big Island, Oahu, and Maui, came together to perform"Lo'ihi: Birth of an Island" withspecial guests Danny and Anna Akaka.

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The Chamber Group Tropix performed concerts in Hilo and on the Kohala Coast in November, 2011.

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The Orchestra of the Hawaiian Islands Guitar Duo (with Lee Eisenstein) performed in 2012.

Orchestra of the Hawaiian Islands

Contact the Orchestra of the Hawaiian Islands at:

55 S. Judd #701
Honolulu, HI 96817