Trade & Reference Books

The Ukulele

A Visual History

The Ukulele

A Visual History

Series: Book Publisher: Backbeat Books Author: Jim Beloff

From its birthplace in Portugal to its famous Hawaiian home, the “jumping flea” has left its mark on popular music and pop culture worldwide. This book traces the uke's evolution with colorful whimsy. Readers will meet some of the world's greatest ukulele players through profiles, photos, and a list of recordings. Splendid color photos show more than 100 of the finest and most unique ukes and vintage catalog illustrations, fanciful sheet music covers, and witty ads that capture the craze of the 1920s and '30s.

  • Ukulele

$24.95 (US) Inventory #HL 00330282 ISBN: 9780879304546 UPC: 073999946826 Publisher Code: 0879304545 Width: 7.25" Length: 9.0" 128 pages

Prices and availability subject to change without notice.