2014. Mint. New Old Stock – never preowned. Kamaka Deluxe ‘Cedar & Koa’ Longneck Concert Ukulele handcrafted by the world famous Kamaka Ukulele Co. This piece is perfect for the musician who is looking for the warm sound of cedar with the attack and punch of the traditional Hawaiian Koa wood sound. Kamaka Ukuleles are amongst the most respected and sought after ukuleles and have a sound unique all to their own.
This beautiful Kamaka Deluxe ‘Cedar & Koa’ longneck concert ukulele boasts a gorgeous Hawaiian curly Koa wood back & sides with a musicians grade Cedar wood soundboard. 14-fret joint to the neck with 18 overall frets to the soundhole. Elegant top and side wood purfling lines, musicians grade Ebony wood fingerboard and bridge, and matching curly Hawaiian Koa wood headstock plate with mother of pearl shell ‘KK’ logo and matching mother of pearl position markers for quick reference. The beautiful rope marquetry top purfling and matching rope rosette pay tribute to Kamaka’s earlier years since the company was first founded some 100 years ago. A solid Honduras mahogany wood neck adds stability and sustain to this handsomely handcrafted longneck concert ukulele. Gotoh professional geared tuners for precise and smooth tuning with a beautiful gloss finish.
This beauty rings classic ‘Hawaii’. The cedar wood top really brings a wonderful warm sound to the ukulele and makes for a remarkable range of tones with the all koa wood back and sides. An excellent tone with a nice warm sound, excellent projection, and great balance. This one has exceptional curly Hawaiian Koa wood as well – a rare find.