Honolulu City Lights

Music and Lyrics by Keola Beamer, Niniko Music (ASCAP)

Arranged and Orchestrated by Richard Carpenter

Karen and I heard this song while vacationing in Hawaii. It was a local hit sung by Hawaiians Keola and Kapono Beamer and composed by the former. We liked it immediately and recorded the song in 1978.


Keyboards - Richard Carpenter

Bass - Joe Osborn

Drums - Ron Tutt

Acoustic Guitar - Tim May

Pedal Steel Guitar - Jay Dee Maness

English Horn - Earle Dumler

Harp - Gayle Levant

Backing Vocals: The O.K. Chorale


Last Updated June 4, 2008
May 2004  Richard Carpenter

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