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Hawaiian Pahu (drum)
Hawaiian Pahu This large Hawaiian pahu (drum) is made from the heart of an 80-year old coconut tree from the grove at the historic Coco Palms Hotel, on Kauai where Elvis filmed "Blue Hawaii". This pahu is 44 inches tall with a 14-inch diameter head made from steer skin. It is played in the standing position, using the palms or fingers of the bare hand. This pahu's public debut was at the Malae Heiau in Wailua, Kauai when it was played to welcome the Aloha Week Royal Court during the 2001 Aloha Week Festival. This pahu has a very deep, rich tone. ch tone.

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