We now have a special website with more information about our Hawaii Alpha Delta Kappa music program. Mahalo to former music chair Eileen Uchima for creating this as it will be helpful for new members to learn the songs we often sing at various occasions and for all chapters to learn new songs. Please click here: https://sites.google.com/view/hadkmusic/home
"Hawai'i Alpha Delta Kappa Sings" is the official publication of the state's song book. First published in December 1993, it was later reprinted with additional songs in 2006. Contact your chapter's music chair or the state chair to purchase a copy.
Lamp of ADK - this is the official song of the International Alpha Delta Kappa organization. It was written by Carolyn and Richard Southall in 1951.
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Hawai'i Alpha Delta Kappa - This uplifting song was written by former ADK member, Lila Funayama, in 1989. Click here for the lyrics and ukulele chords.
Hawai'i Aloha - With lyrics by Reverend Lorenzo Lyons and music by James McGranahan, this song is sung at many parties and special occasions in the islands. It is often sung by our members at ADK regional conferences and international conventions on the mainland. Click here for the song's 3 verses and chorus, as well as a recording of the Kamehameha Schools chorus.
You Gotta Feel Aloha - Written by Alan Naluai in the 1970's, this song gives the many definitions of "Aloha". The Naluai brothers, Alan & Clayton, were members of the popular singing group, the Surfers.
Dare to Venture - A song written for the 1995 Alpha Delta Kappa International Convention theme, " Dare to Venture" promotes hope and courage in its deeply moving verses and melody.
FOR YOUR NEXT BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
Happy Birthday - Sung by Clara Goto in 6 languages - English, Hawaiian, Japanese, Korean, Chinese, and Filipino. The video is a great way to celebrate that special day for someone in your chapter or classroom.