U.S.A. / HAWAII / UKULELE / GALERY

 

 

Hawaii, cane sugar harvest. Portuguese hopes for life 1879.

  Manuel Nunes, inventor of the ukulele. King Kalakaua would come to promote it.
 
    J. Williams Studios, Honolulu,1892
 
Hawaii, 1915   Anthony Zablan 1910 (Hawaii State Archives)
 
The Honululu Students, 1915   The Havaiian Quintet, 1915
 

Important ukulele players in the 1920s: Ernest Kaleihoku Kaai, John Marvin, Sam Kamaka, Billy Tapa e Herb Ohta

Taimane Herb Ohta Israel Kamakawiwo'ole Jake Shimabukuro Brittni Paiva

Some musicians from Hawaii

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