Jake Shimabukuro is one of the most innovative ukulele players and composers today. Jake started performing at a local Honolulu cafe as a teenager, and has gone on to play festivals across the U.S, Europe, Japan and Australia. His most recent CD release, Live, represents the best of the best of his live playing.
In this podcast Jake talks about what makes the ukulele such a magical instrument, how he developed his playing technique, and why it is important to have a passion for what you do.
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