Ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro

Yesterday my associate Ken Shaeffer and I were discussing the joys of bass and electric guitar. Somehow our conversation went off on a tangent about Hawaii and the Ukulele. Ken told me about a talented young musician named Jake Shimabukuro.

Jake ShimabukuroA Google search led me to Jake Shimabukuro’s web site as well as a YouTube video of Jake performing a cover of The Beatle’s “While my Guitar Gently Weeps”. YouTube also has a video of Jake live in concert where he demonstrates his rapid Uke strumming abilities. A short bio about this talented young artist is available over at Wikipedia.

Videos of Jake Shimabukuro playing the ukulele

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