Hawaiian musician/singer/songwriter Raiatea Helm has taken the hearts of many fans of Hawaiian music, and now she has decided to discover her own roots by going to Tahiti to perform and discover ohana.
It will be part of an online adventure to be shot by director Edgy Lee, with two concerts planned. According to an article by Zenaida Serrano in today’s Honolulu Advertiser, Helm will also be looking for her ties to the island of Tahiti, where she has some roots. Elements of her trip to Tahiti will be documented by Helm in blog form, and with Lee involved in the project, most likely a DVD will be made in the future.
You can read the full article here. Here’s a brief look at what it will look like:
You can follow her path through video by heading to PacificNetwork.tv, a website that is called The Native Hawaiian Portal To The World.