There's no better place for a couple of old band teachers on Mother's Day than sitting in Kapiolani Park listening to the oldest community band in the US (founded in 1836).
We arrived early to get seats in the shade.
Cheaper than a Mother's Day buffet too!
They sounded a lot better than the first time we heard them some years ago. New musicians? New conductor? Our standards slipping? In any event, it was an enjoyable hour, ending with the traditional Aloha Oe...