march, 2020

14mar7:30 pmJake Shimabukuro'ukulele virtuosoGecko Guide:Culturally Significant

Event Details

Jake Shimabukuro

Saturday, Mar 14 2020, 7:30 PM

Castle Theater

Jake Shimabukuro’s deft finger work and virtuoso technique transform the ‘ukulele into an instrument of boundless capabilities. Jake has been at the forefront of the reinvention of the ‘ukulele, and includes elements of jazz, blues, rock, pop, classical, and flamenco in his playing.

Now a worldwide star, his 2011 release, Peace Love and ‘Ukulele, rose to #1 on Billboard’s world music charts. This, and subsequent albums (Grand ‘Ukulele, Travels, and Dragon), showcase the depth and breadth of Jake’s talent and musical explorations, as he mixes in pop covers with his own intricate compositions.

Ho‘onanea preshow festivities start at 5:30 pm, with local craft vendors in the courtyard. Preshow entertainment in the courtyard provided by the Kalama ‘Ukulele Band led by Benny Uyetake. Post-concert entertainment in the courtyard by Benny Uyetake.

CLICK HERE for a detailed bio on Jake

CLICK HERE for the preshow dining menu


(Saturday) 7:30 pm


Maui Arts and Cultural Center

1 Cameron Way