New. 2020. Custom ukuleles by Pahu Kani Ukulele. A beautiful new Custom Pahu Kani ‘Bird of Paradise’ Long Scale Tenor Ukulele handcrafted on the Waianae coastline by one of Oahu’s finest luthiers in custom ukuleles, Manny Halican. This custom ukulele was just completed by Ukulele Guild of Hawaii luthier, Manny, and incorporates a wonderful example of a fully unique and contemporary design with great playability and a full range of tones.
Ukulele Guild of Hawaii (UGH) luthier – Manny Halican. This special tenor ukulele was handcrafted with meticulous care and exemplifies the beautiful pairing of coveted Brazilian Rosewood and the natural beauty of Hawaii with Hawaiian Koa wood. Master grade Brazilian Rosewood back and sides with a gorgeous Hawaiian curly Koa wood sound board and polished ABS pick guard on the upper bout. Hawaiian Koa wood top and back binding with Gabon Ebony wood fretboard and bridge and a ‘Bird of Paradise’ inlaid of reconstructed stone on the fretboard. Red top and back line with a white side matching wood purfling/pin-striping. Exaggerated side sound port on the waist of the instrument allowing for maximum excitement on the sound board with no traditional top porting. This enables the player to receive the full benefit of hearing all that this instrument offers tonally with the sound firing entirely upwards towards the player for a monitor-like experience. Two piece laminated tiger Maple wood neck with a Hawaiian curly Koa wood stringer for added strength. Slotted headstock with professional geared Stealth tuners. ‘PK’ logo inlay on the headstock and an extended 18 inch scale from the zero fret to the saddle of the instrument. Mirror like high gloss finish.
An extremely rare and beautiful ukulele with the classic sound of Hawaii at your doorstep. Great tones, projection, and sustain for a custom ukulele out of Oahu, HI. Classic mellow low G sound with an aesthetic entirely unique to itself. An absolutely wonderful custom ukulele for both the professional musician and the ukulele enthusiast at heart. Now’s your chance to have a wonderful player tenor ukulele from one of Hawaii’s foremost UGH luthiers.
A beautiful ukulele from one of Hawaii’s hidden secrets, Manny Halican of Pahu Kani Ukuleles. A wonderful ukulele with a great sound and a unique aesthetic and tonal personality all its own. ID#200025