A study of the genre of ancient Hawaiian hula that is accompanied by the ipu and ipu heke gourd drums, that predates the so-called modern hula of the Kalakaua era. Includes background, mele (songs/chants), terms, classifications, implements used, accompanying hula steps, and Hula Pele; plus vintage photos, a bibliography, and a discography.
- Publisher : Bishop Museum Pr (March 1, 1998)
- Language : English
- Paperback : 83 pages
- ISBN-10 : 0930897730
- ISBN-13 : 978-0930897734
- Item Weight : 8.8 ounces
- Dimensions : 7.25 x 0.25 x 10 inches