The ukulele sometimes abbreviated to uke, is a member of the lute family of
instruments; it generally employs four nylon or gut strings or ...
Although the ukulele has long been regarded as uniquely Hawaiian, the
instrument could be considered a creative adaptation and redesign of the
A history of the ukulele, when it was invented and how it has evolved over time
and influenced music.
May 27, 2015 ... True, the actual history of the ukulele begins on an island, but not one in the
Hawaiian chain, nor one in the Pacific Ocean, for that matter.
History. The ukulele was introduced to Hawaii in the summer of 1879, when the
Ravenscrag arrived in Honolulu carrying more than 400 Portuguese immigrants.
Ukulele history. The ukulele isn't a native or ancient instrument: it started with
Portuguese immigrants to Hawaii in the late 19th century. The largest wave of ...
The 'ukulele has been an icon of Hawaiian music for over 120 years, but where
did it come from? The original 'ukuleles were a combination of different ...
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Sep 28, 2014 ... History of the Ukulele. Noah King ... PBS Presents | Heart Strings: The Story of
the Kamaka ʻUkulele - Duration: 26:18. Twan 45,353 views.
Ukulele History. A little ukulele history... A ship named the Raven's crag arrived in
Honolulu on Aug 23rd 1879 from Madeira Portugal. On that ship was a man ...
Jan 25, 2015 ... Despite a long history that once included a reputation as an exotic and highbrow
instrument, the ukulele has also endured decades of ...