Waikiki Steel Guitar Week
Kris Oka

Kris Oka

Dr. Kris Oka is a dentist from San Francisco. He has had a lengthy interest in the steel guitar and in 2017 began training on the steel guitar with Alan Akaka. He made his public performance debut on last year's Hawai‘i Island Steel Guitar Festival's open stage and also performed on the 2018 Maui Steel Guitar Festival's open stage.

One of the steel guitars Kris uses is a vintage 6-string Magnatone pearloid finish that has been modified for seven strings.

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