Custom Ana’ole Longneck Soprano Ukulele. Handcrafted here in Hawaii by Gareth Yahiku, Ana’ole Ukuleles creates the finest in high-end custom Hawaiian ukuleles. Indeed, a classic building style that only comes with experience but yet a contemporary flair in aesthetics and a sound that appeals to the most acute ears. Only 10-12 ukuleles made per year.
This Custom Ana’ole Longneck Soprano Ukulele comes complete with premium brazilian rosewoodback and sides with master grade flamed redwood top for optimal projection. In addition, this beauty boasts professional open-geared Grover machine tuners, black celluloid binding on front and back with paua shell on soundboard, back center-seam strip, and [ A ] on headstock and rosette. Ebony fretboard and bridge. Honduran mahogany neck with ebony headcap. Gorgeous high gloss nitrocelluloise finish and much more. This uke was just completed and it sounds absolutely amazing already. Excellent tonal qualities. Intonation is dead on and perfect balance, crisp highs and deep lows. Excellent sustain on each chord.
Absolutely gorgeous! Gareth is one of the custom instrument builders who apprenticed under G-String Ukulele Co. for a number of years, working on many of the semi-custom and full custom instruments at the time. He now handcrafts his own instruments under the label of Anaʻole Ukuleles for your enjoyment.
A rare find for the true uke enthusiast. Best of luck and thank you for looking!