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Andrew Molina

Andrew is a Maui artist that stops by the workshop when he comes to Oahu. Often accompanied by Jay Molina, his dad, Andrew often goes for big classic rock and modern pop songs in his own uke instrumental way. He’s got some great originals too. Learn more about Andrew Molina at his website, http://andrewmolinaukulele.com/ This is an original piece from …

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Sarah Maisel & Craig Chee

Craig and Sarah are some of the best players and people you’ll find. Hopefully I”ll be adding videos here in the soon future! This duo always has a lot going on in the ukulele community from lessons and workshops to performances and even custom made ukulele accessories. Learn more about them at their website here – http://www.cheemaisel.com/ This one, from …

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Kris Fuchigami

Sheet music for this one is available here at the sheet music section. A classic originally done by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. Covered by many singers since, but Kris does a beautiful instrumental version on his custom Kamaka tenor ukulele. Backed up by Keiko Fuchigami on piano, Kris brings a lot of emotion and wonderful dynamics. Check out …

Kapala

“Ka’ahele Ka’apuni” is an original off of the Kapala album, Legacy. Lopaka Ho’opi’i sings this one like no one else. Harmony and lead guitar is Zanuck Lindsey, who’s also co writer with Kimo Artis, who’s also on guitar. Kai Artis plays the Cedar/Macassar Pono Pro Classic tenor uke, and the solid rhythm section is Richard Heirakuji on the music man …

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Daniel Ho

Tia and Daniel are old friends that grew up together in Hawaii. They stopped by our hotel room at the music trade show NAMM 2017 and played a few songs for us. Daniel is playing his signature model Romero Creations Tiny Tenor. Another recoding from NAMM ’17. You know Jerome from Makaha Sons. Daniel… master of accompaniment, so musical, these …

Tavana

Tavana is one of our favorite musician/songwriters on the island. Catch Tavana him around Honolulu about 4 nights a week. He really puts on a diverse solo show with electric and acoustic instruments including lap steel, banjo, and more. Learn more at his website – http://www.tavana808.com/ This is a new original song from Tavana. He’s using his Pono and Roland …

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Benny Chong

Jazz is a thinking man’s music. There’s so much in Benny’s music , subtle but thick in harmonic tension and release, implied tones and rhythms are the cornerstone, melodies and bass lines throughout. Benny Chong is one of the best Jazz Uke players in the world and I want to thank him for sharing his music! “Benny Chong has been …

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Taimane

Taimane is a Kamaka artist and performs regularly in Honolulu with her band and around the world sometimes too. She also writes and produces some great music so keep in touch at http://taimane.com/ This one is an original instrumental recorded acoustic (just mics) and on a mahogany Pono baritone tuned B F# B F#. Taimane’s custom Kamaka tenor is a …

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Kalei Gamiao

We have Kalei on many of the sound samples here and at our website (The Ukulele Site). He’s also in a number of our podcasts you can find here and shares plenty of good info with customers at the shop 5 days a week (when he’s not on tour). Speaking of which, if you want to see where he’s going …

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Corey Fujimoto

We have tons of videos with Corey. Well over 1,000 actually at our Vimeo Channel because he does so many sound samples. And you can see many of them at the various posts here. But we’ll feature a few together here. This is a dry sound sample for a Ko’olau T100. The recording is “dry” because that’s how we do …