Musical Storytelling with Voice & Harp
Kaleo Wheeler is a gifted Vocalist and Storyteller. Her music genre is Positive Music and she shares a range of different song styles. She effortlessly fuses her intoxicating gift for storytelling, with her rich, warm voice and the deeply soothing and relaxing vibrations of her small harp. She might also share a song with an instrumental track or share an ancient form of storytelling through movement.
There are songs from the past that we may have long forgotten to modern songs that are very familiar to us. And whether it is in the small intimate setting of a private party/house concert or a larger event with hundreds of people, Kaleo is fully present in the world of the story she is telling. She draws the audience in to open their hearts and be part of the story with her, giving them a "time out" from all the stresses and concerns in today's world through listening to stories and music that are positive, uplifting, inspiring and heartfelt. The audience returns home feeling more relaxed and at peace withing themselves.
Don’t miss a delightful evening and opportunity to experience this talented musician and storyteller in a live setting, creating a dynamic and enriching experience for each person there.
Kaleo's Positive Music is offered in several different performing venues:
Benefit and Private Parties
Senior residences and Centers
House Concerts, and
Hawaiian Storytelling for Hawaiian Luaus
Venues where Kaleo has shared her music and her stories include:
Cabaret and Nightclubs
Caesar's Palace, Las Vegas NV
Chateau Frontenac, Quebec Canada
Catch A Rising Star Comedy Club, New York, as one of their
regular singers in the early 80's
Title Role in the Musical, Mame
St. Petersburg Florida
Trinity View, Asheville NC
Bridges at Lake Point Landing, Hendersonville NC
White Oak, Spartanburg SC
Champion Hills, Hendersonville NC
Biltmore Lakes, Asheville NC
Soloist and Storyteller
Private parties/House Concerts
Art Gallery Openings
Univitarian Universalist Churches in Tennessee, Indiana,
Unity Churches in Tennessee, Indiana, North Carolina,
Jubilee Community Church, Asheville NC
The Center for Spiritual Living, Asehville NC
1st Methodist Church, Hendersonville NC
The Tibetan Mongolian Buddhist Cultural Center,
The Gina for Missing Persons Squeaky Wheel Tour, Indianapolis IN
Kaleo has also produced concerts, with other Positive Music
artists, including a benefit concert for the Masonic Temple
in Asheville NC
Kaleo performing in the Semi-Finals of the Spartanburg Got Talent Competition in Spartanburg SC that was created by the Mental Fitness Organization as a community outreach program to support local artists.
Kaleo is an artist with the GINA for Missing Persons Foundation, a national group of music artists who helps bring attention and media awareness to missing persons worldwide. Often times, her concerts support GINA with each concert dedicated to finding one missing person. To date, GINA has found over 1100 missing persons. For more info on GINA, go to: www.411gina.org.
Kaleo is also a Certified Music Practitioner, playing live, therapeutic music at the bedside. Her specialty is sharing music with those who are actively dying and those with dymentia and alzheimer's disease. She has shared her therapeutic music at:
Hospices, including CarePartners Hospice in Asheville NC
Nursing Homes, including Givens Estates, Asheville NC and Highland Farms in Black Mountain NC
In private homes
Kaleo is an independent recording artist with her CD, Ulana, The Way of the Heart;, and is completing her first book as a companion to her CD.