Many people – individuals and groups – are rediscovering the pleasure of playing Ukuleles. The Twelfth Fret carries a wide range of quality Ukuleles, from inexpensive ukes to hand built, high-end professional models. We select them all based on quality of construction and tone.
The C. F. Martin guitar company has also built ukuleles for over a century. From around 1966, this Martin Style 51 Baritone ukulele
Toronto is a fascinating mixture of many diverse cultures, and this ukulele by Nuno Christo is an example of what's made and found here.
When the Ukulele was introduced to America, it was very popular and instrument makers took heed. The Gibson Uke-1 launched in 1927, and built
Here is a wonderful piece - a C. F. Martin Style 2-K Koa soprano ukulele built during the later 1920s or possibly very early 1930s.