Hawaii Live Music

About Us


Mission Statement

“To provide you with great live music and highly personalized service”

About Me…

Hawaii Live Music Company  owner and director Rick Broadwell has been in the music and entertainment industry 25 years. He is currently a member of The Royal Hawaiian Band and The Hawaii Symphony Pops.   Rick has extensive experience working conventions, festivals, weddings, and events of all kinds in Hawaii.  As a professional musician, Rick has performed with many stars including Ray Charles, Johnny Mathis, James Ingram, Michael McDonald, Patti Austin, Wayne Newton, The Temptations, Marie Osmond, Amy Gilliom, and The Cazimero Brothers.  As a trumpet player for Princess Cruises for many years, Rick had the opportunity to travel the world and work with diverse groups of people. From 1996 through 1999 Rick was the music director of St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church in Honolulu. In addition to managing Hawaii Live Music, Rick can be found leading his own  groups, playing for local shows and events, and can be heard on many local recordings. He studied music at Pasadena City College, Manhattan School of Music, and the University of Hawaii.