Custom ukuleles by Ukulele Pu’uwai. Beautiful custom tenor ukulele handcrafted by master luthier and Pastor Woodley White of Na’alehu on the Big Island of Hawaii. Woodley has been handcrafting some of the finest classical guitars available on the market for over 20 years and all from the picturesque views of the Ocean View coastline near the southernmost tip of the island. Incorporating his knowledge and understanding of guitar luthiery in to each ukulele commission, Woodley utilizes the finest materials and aspires to “raise each player to a new level of sound, playability, and beauty.”
This wonderful custom Ukulele Pu`uwai, or “Heart” ukulele, is crafted from a gorgeous Hawaiian Koa wood top, back, and sides, Ebony wood fretboard, rosewood bridge, rosewood top and back binding with a stylish matching Ebony wood headstock plate. The neck is carved from toon wood for added stability and the soundboard has an elegant blue purfling for classic appeal. Gorgeous paua shell rosette with matching fretboard position markers for easy identification on positions 3, 5, 7, 10, and 12. Bone nut and saddle and a high gloss finish for added durability and mirror-like sheen. The instrument also boasts a single side sound ports for monitor like projection. Elegant maple wood purfling on soundboard. Nitrocellulose gloss finish. As a preowned instrument, there is some minor play / wear in the finish along the edges of the body of the instrument but overall this instrument has been well cared for.
Rich and complex tones with excellent sustain, clarity, and projection. The instrument is very well balanced tonally all the way up the neck and spot on intonation as well. Highly recommended player piece. ID#:180133