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  • Spotlight: The Ripple Concert Uke

    Spotlight: The Ripple Concert Uke We want to give a shoutout to an instrument that makes waves: The Ripple Concert Uke. What do you see? Ocean wav...
  • GO VOTE with Uku Artists

    GO VOTE with Uku Artists This month, the Uku community comes together once again to exercise our right to vote. We sent out a Tempest Concert Ukul...
  • 3 Halloween Songs to Play on Your Ukulele

    3 Halloween Songs to Play on Your Ukulele Halloween is right around the corner, and you have just enough time to learn some festive ukulele songs. ...
  • Supporting the Uku Artist Family

    Supporting the Uku Artist Family The Uku Artist Family is made up of many amazing musicians whose values align with Uku Global's mission. These ar...
  • Uku Global Artists & Friends Spotify Playlist

    Uku Global Artists & Friends Spotify Playlist  Looking for some new music? Head on over to Spotify to check out our new playlist, Uku Global A...
  • Uku Global Partners with ETM-LA

    Uku Global Partners with ETM-LA We are excited to announce that we have partnered with Education Through Music-Los Angeles! Education Through Musi...
  • Back to School With Uku Ukuleles

     Back to School with Uku View this post on Instagram We understand back-to-school looks a little bit different this...
  • What is a Tenor Ukulele?

    What is a Tenor Ukulele? If you managed to get your hands on a tenor ukulele, you’re in for a real treat! As a larger member of the ukulele family...
  • How to Choose Your First Ukulele: 5 Tips Every Player Should Know

    If you are reading this, chances are you are in the market for a new ukulele! You may be overwhelmed with the many options out there. There are a multitude of sizes, shapes, and styles to choose from. It is important you buy the instrument that best suits you. Here are some tips to get [...]

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  • Avoid These 5 Mistakes When Replacing Ukulele Strings

    The time has come to change your strings. Maybe one broke, maybe your instrument came without them. No matter the reason, there comes a time in every player’s life when they must take on the task of changing strings. There are video tutorials all over YouTube that teach you the mechanics of this skill. We [...]

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  • What is Koa Wood?

    Koa is a high-quality wood often used for making instruments. Koa wood is rare and sought after by many ukulele makers. What makes this wood so unique? Location, Location, Location Believe it or not, the Koa tree only grows on the larger islands of Hawaii. Koa trees actually grow in soil from Hawaiian lava! This [...]

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  • Our Ukulele Beginner Kits

    Stay home, stay safe, and learn how to play the ukulele! It’s never too late to learn, and Uku Global’s Beginner Kits are a great place to start. Our kits are a one-stop-shop for all you need to get started and strumming. Here’s what comes with your kit: A ukulele. You can choose from few [...]

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