Created for students and alumni of Kamehameha Schools Kapālama around the world, Hoʻokūkū Hīmeni brings together years of information and media to help the Kamehameha ʻohana relive their favorite Song Contest memories.
This site was created by Bryson McFeeley, KSK '11. It is neither affiliated with nor endorsed by Kamehameha Schools.
Please feel free to contact me using the link above with any comments, suggestions, or information contributions; or if your name is listed anywhere on this website (as a song director, arranger, composer, etc.) and you want to have it removed. You may also contact me directly by email.
I consulted the following sources while compiling the information on this site. Please note that list is not comprehensive.
- Official Song Contest websites: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022
- Kamehameha Schools Archives
- "Kamehameha Schools Song Contest" on Wikipedia
- Kamehameha Song Contest video collection. Sinclair Library, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa.
- Ka Naʻi Aupuni, 2008-2011 editions
- "Song Contest 2000"
All videos on this website are publicly available on YouTube. They may be deleted or made private without notice. If you're looking for a video that isn't available on YouTube, you may try contacting the Kamehameha Schools Archives for advice.
Mahalo nui to the following visitors for contributing information to the site! If you have any information that I am missing or find any inaccuracies, please feel free to contact me to share what you know.
- Anonymous for song and director names, points scored for Classes of 1981-1990
- Dillon L. for song and director names, points scored, and contest themes for 1980-2003 contests
- K. K. for song and director names, contest theme, and hōʻike theme for 1995 contest
- Lilinoe P. for linking videos of 2007 contest
- Primrose T. for contest themes for 1996-1998 contests and director names for Classes of 1994, 1998