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Te Vaka

Te Vaka

Other / South Pacific Fusion / Te Vaka music Sydney, NSW, AU  AU
Pate Pate
Pate Pate
Nukukehe
Nukukehe
Tutuki
Tutuki
Kaluve Pepe
Kaluve Pepe

Videos

TE VAKA - PATE PATE Radio remix.

Shows

  • 2012

    Dec 22

    Tempe, NSW, AU | 12:00pm

    Livy and the Hula Dolls are on at 8.30pm. This is going to be an incredible show - be prepared to be entertained. There are 40 bands throughout the day.

  • 2011

    Dec 10

    Pago Pago, AS | 6:00pm

    Te Vaka live in Concert. Time of performance to be advised.

  • 2011

    Nov 10

    Scottsdale, AZ, US | 7:30pm

    Te Vaka live in concert

  • 2011

    Nov 6

    Kauai, HI, US | 8:00pm

    Te Vaka in concert

  • 2011

    Nov 4

    Kamuela, HI, US | 8:00pm

    Te Vaka concert

Comments

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  • Jessica Brown (Artist)
    Jessica Brown
    This music is Alive!! I love your sound! Great work!
  • AWE.SOME (Artist)
    AWE.SOME
    Great music, Te Vaka!:))) Stay unique as you are and sincere in what you do! Cheers!:)))
  • Ali Hughes (Artist)
    Ali Hughes
    I've listened to your music since the year 2004. So much love. Never stop!
  • Rock of Ages (Artist)
    Rock of Ages
    Heard you here, became a fan and liked your Facebook. Follow us on @martzician to receive daily tweets of classic rock trivia! #RockTrivia
  • JGoth (Artist)
    JGoth
    nice tracks! If ya get a chance check mine, love any input
  • The Lost Will Follow (Artist)
    The Lost Will Follow
    Pate pate is amazing! Great work! Keep it up!

Photos

  • Tutuki 4th Album
  • Olatia 5th Album
  • Ki mua 2nd Album

Members

Opetaia Foai

Acoustic Guitar, Songwriter, Singer, acoustic guitar, lead log drum

About

Sounds Like: Paul Simon, Bob Marley, Peter Gabriel, Israel Kamakawiwo'ole, Ali Farke Toure

Label: Warm Earth Records

Manager: Julie Foai

Bio: Te Vaka is a group of musicians and dancers from Tokelau, Tuvalu, Samoa, Cook Islands and New Zealand brought together under the inspired leadership of Opetaia Foa'i. Te Vaka has been enchanting the world with their own brand of South Pacific Fusion since 1997. Using the rhythms of the log drum (...See Full Bio

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Status

First Te Vaka translation video https://youtu.be/Vfn1hfJ64Mk

Press

“Adrenaline-powered, bare-midriffed, percussion-pulsed, infectiously happy, beautiful people bringing ancient traditions into the modern world...”

— Rick Chatenever, Maui Scene, Hawaii, USA

Recent Blogs

Opetaia's Te Vaka coming in 2015
Feb 3, 2015

Lots of work is going on behind the scene - updates and info coming soon.

The Official Youtube channel
Oct 5, 2013

Nearly finished part one of archiving and preserving the history of Te Vaka. You... [more]

Questions

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Q: Q: are all your DVDs are available in store right now? or not yet? kind regards Tyreece Titoa Mamea Lui on Brisbane in Australia. as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord

A: Dear Tyreece, Yes all Te Vaka CDs and DVDs are available in record stores in Australia including JBHIFI and Sanity Records. The Te Vaka shop is based in Australia also http://shop.tevaka.com/ Best wishes Te Vaka Management

Asked by anonymous. Answered on Mon May 04 2015

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  • Video Plays 23,190
  • Total Fans 6,325
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