Interested in building ukuleles, playing them or supporting those who are working to keep their legacy alive then you have found a good place to begin.


Our Mission Statement

The 'Ukulele Guild of Hawai'i is a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation, perpetuation and promotion of the 'Ukulele as a significant musical instrument.

The Guild's recently elected President is none other than the most notable ukulele ambassador, Kimo Hussey.


Kimo continues to enjoy his life-long interest in playing and teaching ukulele. Though he is not a builder, he has long-acknowledged the importance of understanding how ukuleles are made and does enjoy the results of multiple collaborations he's facilitated with several makers. He also acknowledges the significant contributions quality instruments have made to his playing and teaching. His most significant contributions to making ukes has come in sharing ideas for luthiers to consider in making their ukes even more player-friendly.

Updated: Feb 2016

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