The Hawaiian Steel Guitar Association is the credible resource for all things related to Hawaiian Steel Guitar music. Our members range from students to legendary musicians to passionate Hawaiian music followers.

Our festivals and events offer you a chance to get close to the best players and hear beautiful Hawaiian Steel Guitar music expertly played along with the opportunity to engage with like minded people. Our curated resources, such as our newsletter and website are the places you can discover stories of its history and players, song tablatures, album reviews, new and vintage gear as well as our great archives of videos featuring our legendary, international members.

E Kipa Mai (come visit).


2022 In-Person Festival
in Foster City, California

August 11 – 13, 2022

Greg Sardinha, Alan Akaka, Patti Maxine, Mikiya Matsuda and Bobby Black,
and many others.

Greg Sardinha headlines from Hawaii

If you missed it, See 2022 festival details here …

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If you missed it, you can still see it any time. Just go to our VF3 page.

See all of the past virtual festivals on our Virtual Festivals page.

E Komo Mai …

Our site contains information for people who wish to learn about and listen to the beautiful music of the Hawaiian Steel Guitar.

Hear dozens of songs played on the steel guitar, visit our Audio and Newsletter Audio pages.

We welcome you and encourage you to explore!

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