By John King
Edited, prepared, and played through ukulele virtuoso and historian John King, this assortment makes the unique, vintage repertoire of this captivating little device to be had to the general public for the 1st time in approximately a century. The Preface, informative and punctiliously researched, areas the ukulele and its tune in old context, from its early days in Hawai'i, to its frequent attractiveness at the Mainland. Showcasing items that are either demanding and gorgeous, Early Solos and Duets positive factors the tune of Queen Lili'uokalani, King Kalakaua, Ernest Ka'ai, Henry Kailimai, George Awai, George Kia Nahaolelua, N. B. Bailey and Vadah Olcott Bickford. additionally integrated in Early Solos and Duets are precious directions for different sorts of strumming as performed via the "Father of the ukulele," Ernest Ka'ai. the web audio includes all 22 items expertly played by means of Mr. King.
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Famous Solos and Duets for the Ukulele by John King