Custom Ukulele Pu’uwai. Beautiful custom tenor ukulele handcrafted by master luthier and Pastor Woodley White of the Big Island, HI. Woodley has been handcrafting some of the finest classical guitars available on the market for over 20 years. He has transferred this knowledge base in to handcrafting ukuleles out of the best materials and the finest craftsmanship of the luthier’s art.
This wonderful custom Ukulele Pu`uwai, or “Heart” ukulele, is crafted from a gorgeous Hawaiian Koa wood top, back, and sides, rosewood fretboard, bridge and top and back binding. The instrument also boasts an elegant matching Ebony wood headstock plate. The neck is carved from toon wood for added stability and the soundboard has an stylish off-white top purfling for classic appeal. Unique gorgeous hand-cut abalone shell and wood marquetry rosette. Mother-of-pearl shell fretboard position markers for easy identification on positions 3, 5, 7, 10, and 12. Bone nut and saddle and a water borne gloss finish for added durability and mirror-like sheen.
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.