New Teacher Contract Guarantees Raises; Pioneering Musician June Millington; Hawaiian Language Opera
Hawaii Teachers Agree to New Contract: Amy Perruso
Hawaii State Teachers Association just ratified a new four-year contract with the state. We talked with Amy Perruso, HSTA's secretary-treasurer, about what happened and how the future looks.
Intro Music: Blind Alley by Fanny
Outro Music: Burn The Witch by Radiohead
Musician June Millington
June Millington's band Fanny was the first all-women band to be signed to a major record label. Which at the time was a feat on its own. We spoke with June while she was here in the islands making a series of appearances
Intro Music: Ain't That Peculiar by Fanny
Outro Music: Hey Bulldog (cover) by Fanny
Policy changes in the Trump Administration have implications for nonprofits. But are Hawaii’s nonprofits taking note? And, are they planning for when the economy moves into a downward cycle and more will be asked of them.
Intro Music: Ocelot by Emancipator
Outro Music: Galapagos by Emancipator
Hā`upu-A Hawaiian Opera: Herb Mahelona
Hā`upu: A Hawaiian Opera, tells the story of the abduction of a princess sometime in the last millennium. Hern Mahelona is the composer, and we spoke with him yesterday. The talented students at Kamehameha Schools perform it. You can catch the performance at 7:30 PM on April 29th at Maui Arts & Cultural Center.
Intro Music: Hāʻupu, Hawaiian Opera by Kamehameha Schools
Outro Music: Hāʻupu, Hawaiian Opera by Kamehameha Schools