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Jul 30th 2018

What is the best Ukulele?

The answer to the question is highly subjective but in Hawaii the top makers, “The Three Ks”, are universally acknowledged as producing ukuleles of superb excellence: Kamaka, KoAloha and Kanilea. As the modern ukulele was born in Hawaii and that the Hawaiian Islands have more ukulele players per capita than anywhere else in the world, and that nearly all professional players in Hawaii choose one of the three “Ks”, a strong argument can be made that the Kamaka, the KoAloh …
Feb 15th 2014 | Posted by Rakhal

​What is the Best Ukulele to Buy?

What is the Best Ukulele to Buy? Here at Bounty Music on Maui we have the world's largest selection of ukuleles, so this question comes up often. The answer, of course, is largely a function of the artist's taste. However we do see patterns! Almost all the pro players, men and women, seem to choose the larger Tenor size as do most men players as well. The ladies here in Hawaii seem to favor the mid-size Concert as do many teens. The younger set seems to be more comfortable with the smalle …