Hawaiian Steel Guitar Association... encouraging the study, teaching and performance of the Hawaiian Steel Guitar

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Welcome to our Website!

The Hawaiian Steel Guitar Association is a worldwide nonprofit organization promoting traditional Hawaiian music and the signature sound of Hawaiian steel guitar. Our site contains information for people who wish to learn about and listen to the beautiful music of the Hawaiian Steel Guitar. We welcome you and encourage you to explore! We're always looking for new friends and new HSGA members.


Save the Date!

The 2019 HSGA Mainland Festival is scheduled for September 19-21 at the Hilton Hotel in Fort Collins.


John Ely 


Our guest artist this year will be John Ely who is a master steel player, incredible teacher and editor for our quarterly newsletter. We'll have more details about John in the next issue.

Room reservations at the Hilton can be made on line or you can call the Hilton directly at (970) 482-2626 and request the Hawaiian Steel Guitar Association room block for our discounted rate (our group code is "AHG"). Festival registration can also be done through BrownPaperTickets, coming soon, please check back later.

Spread the word and tell all of your friends. We're looking forward to seeing everyone in September.



Please consider a charitable donation to HSGA. Mahalo!


Visit the HSGA YouTube channel!
Read President Frank Della-Penna's 2018 festival recap


Have you visited Ray Montee's JERRY BYRD archive




frank della penna
Frank and Danielle

HSGA President 2018
Frank Della-Penna



Recent Additions:

1/28/2019 New tune — Deep Purple for Dobro & Steel by Chuck Lettes
12/29/2018 Audio page fixed

10/5/2018 President's Message

3/17/2018 JERRY BYRD archive


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