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The Next Dawn Ho

“If everyone played the ukulele,
the world would be a better place.”
Jake Shimabukuro

A few months back I put together some music for my husband that I knew he’d enjoy. 200 more words


UkePrints - Kris Fuchigami - Can't Take My Eyes Off You

Today we are joined by the young and talented Kris Fuchigami. Kris is a born and raised native of the Big Island where at the age of 13, picked up the ‘ukulele and decided this was his journey. 260 more words


Ukulele In Orbit

I am always amazed at the new undiscovered gems out there waiting for me. Like a rare stone sitting beneath the layers of sand, it remains undiscovered by my eyes, until the right gust of wind comes and blows away the top layer to reveal the beautiful shining crystal. 1,317 more words

Ukulele master Jake Shimabukuro performs at Saban Theater in Beverly Hills on July 11

Ukulele master, Jake Shimabukuro, often referred to as the Miles Davis, Jimi Hendrix and Bruce Lee of his craft, will be bringing his four-string, two-octave instrument to Saban Theater, 8440 Wilshire Blvd. 935 more words

Lia Chang

How To Play 'Ukulele with Jake Shimabukuro

This is an older instructional video featuring a young Jake Shimabukuro talking about basic strumming and picking technique. It is an insightful video where he even describes his legendary 10-finger strum. 50 more words


Have You Ever Heard an Ukulele Played Like This?!

This is Taimane Gardner, an ukulele virtuoso.  Just wanted to share ’cause I’m rather impressed.

Of course, there’s also Jake Shimabukuro…

Big ups for reppin’ Hawaii!