View Full Version : plastic sopranino??

08-21-2015, 06:30 AM
With the sudden outpouring of lots of plastic ukes in the past couple of years I'm surprised no one has done a plastic sopranino yet. The sell of plastic is for durable portability...

I found a video of a 50's plastic sopranino being played here:


Captain Simian
08-21-2015, 06:53 AM
I've been thinking the same thing lately. I also have a Carnival sopranino like his but with a Hawaiian motif. It's one of my keeper ukes.

08-21-2015, 07:28 AM
82720 whats wrong with the wooden sopranino?

Captain Simian
08-21-2015, 07:57 AM
Nothing at all. I have an Ohana sopranino as well. I like them both for different things.

Papa Tom
08-22-2015, 04:04 AM
Dang, a little overdone on the triplets, but this guy is good. To me, the plastic sounds just like my wooden sopranino.

08-22-2015, 04:44 AM
UKulelezaza is impeccable! That is the iconic plastic ukulele video, for sure. (note: at least a dozen of the views on the view count are from me, over the years).

I love ukes, but would never buy a plastic sopranino. I think the uke is "toy-ish" enough at my preferred size of soprano.

UKulelezaza (Remco) and our own Ken Middleton from UU. What a song!

08-22-2015, 05:03 AM
I also have an idea for a teeny tiny plastic sopranino in the works (: