Cool Ukuleles

Some very cool ukuleles from a few of the builders listed on the site.

Ko'olau Ukuleles - Collector Series

There are a lot of great ukulele builders making some of the finest instruments in the world. And, the Ko'olau Guitar & Ukulele Company makes the best high end ukes that are a work of art.

Ko’olau Guitar and Ukulele Company
401 N.Cane St. A-10
Wahiawa, Hawaii 96786
808-622-1064
fax: 808-622-1646

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( from listing's site ) - Ko’olau Guitars and 'Ukuleles are professional quality, hand crafted instruments. The shop is located in Kaneohe, on the Island of Oahu, Hawaii, approximately fifteen minutes from Honolulu, at the foot of the the beautiful Ko’olau Mountains.

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Black Bear Ukuleles - Theme Ukulele

There are a lot of great ukulele builders making some of the finest instruments in the world. And, the Ko'olau Guitar & Ukulele Company makes the best high end ukes that are a work of art.

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Black Bear Ukuleles - Theme Ukulele

Black Bear Ukuleles
Duane Heilman
Yakima, WA

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Ukuleles are sold on eBay by the luthier Duane Heilman of Black Bear Ukuleles.

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Tony Graziano Ukuleles - The "Erickenbacker"

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Tony Graziano Ukuleles - The "Erickenbacker"

Tony Graziano Ukuleles
1016 Seabright Ave.
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Shop Phone/Fax (831)479-3590\

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Tony Graziano Ukuleles, Tony Graziano has been building musical instruments since 1969 and became interested in the Ukulele in 1978 , and then in 1995, after several years of building both guitars and Ukuleles, Tony began building Ukuleles almost exclusively. Tony likes to think of the ukulele as an instrument of the millennium. Its compact, easy to travel with, and brings joy to all who hear and play them. All Tony Graziano Ukes are built by Tony in his Santa Cruz shop using of the finest woods available.

His is a page of information on the woods, with descriptions, used by Tony Graziano to build his fine ukuleles.

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Shark Uke by Norman Takeya

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Shark Uke by Norman Takeya

Ukulele by Joel Eckhaus (Earnest Instruments)

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Earnest Musical Instruments
Joel Eckhaus, Luthier
12 Fairlawn Ave.
S. Portland, ME 04106
207 799-9788

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  • Ukulele
  • Bass Ukulele
  • Guitar
  • Tenor Guitar
  • Lap Steel

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Makes an archtop Tenor guitar as well as other Tenor models.

Standard tenor tuning is (CGDA) but can be tuned like a guitars hgher four strings.

Information on the Tenor Guitar is available at www.TenorGuitar.com

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Big Bufo Bass Baritone by Owen Holt

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Road Toad Music
Owen Holt
Road Toad Music
P.O. Box 51817
San Jose, CA 95151
ph: (408)223-8006

  • Ukulele
  • Bass Ukulele

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  • www.roadtoadmusic.com
  • www.bassuke.com

    The Road Toad Big Bufo Bass is based on the baritone 'ukulele body and scale. Special strings have been created to give you that big bass sound. Road Toad Basses have a natural tone that can be used in for a variety of styles of music.

  • Tiki King's Ukulele: Brand name database: Road Toad Music

Among the ukulele that Owen makes are a line of bass ukes. I played a few at the 2006 New York Ukulele Festival and they are amazing. You can believe the sound that comes from these.

Owen also designed the Kala UBass.

Big Bufo Bass Baritone by Owen Holt

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Mele Ukulele Double Neck Tenor

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Mele Custom Mahogany Double-Neck Tenor

Mele Ukulele
1750 Kaahumanu Avenue
Wailuku, Maui, Hawaii 96793
Tel. 808.244.3938
Fax. 808.242.6566

  • Ukulele
  • Bass Ukulele
  • Guitar

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Mele Custom Mahogany Double-Neck Tenor

Highslide JS After numerous requests from Mele Ukulele customers, They've finally built this ukulele inspired by Jimmy Page's guitar! 8-string neck for strumming, 4-string for picking and soloing. The huge solid mahogany soundboard, back and sides give it a richness and resonance that's truly amazing! Ebony binding, bridge and fingerboard. Grover tuners. This is the ultimate uke for the player who has everything! Note; we sold the prototype (pictured) but we'll be building several this summer. The necks will be reversed; 4-string above and 8-string below. Check out the video for the production version played by Uncle Peter.

YouTube: Peter Delapinia plays the Mele double-neck Tenor Uke

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