Search:

Type: Posts; User: efiscella

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    12
    Views
    206

    No, that is exactly my question-- thanks ...

    No, that is exactly my question-- thanks

    Actually, back in 1079, I purchased a Kamaka HF-38 at the factory and it sat in a closet for 30 years because I could not play it. It was hard to play and...
  2. Replies
    12
    Views
    206

    I suppose I am asking two questions: 1. has...

    I suppose I am asking two questions:

    1. has anyone else had a first experience where they just stunk strummimg the ukulele. Where great ukes sounded as bad as the worst, because of the lack of...
  3. Replies
    12
    Views
    206

    First Time Strumming an Ukulele

    The other day I was talking with a person who is totally new to ukulele and stringed instruments. He was "fretting" (pun intended) over which first ukulele to purchase. He has never played a stringed...
  4. Replies
    9
    Views
    383

    Poll: I have not taken The Vintage Martin down, yet. I...

    I have not taken The Vintage Martin down, yet. I have been emotionally attached to all of my ukes and their stories, but I have found that it is just too much. I have owned many firsts and prototypes...
  5. Replies
    68
    Views
    3,461

    I love the striped Koa and the ebony fretboard...

    I love the striped Koa and the ebony fretboard really sets it off. Beautiful. Congratulations and enjoy!
  6. Replies
    9
    Views
    383

    Poll: Okay-- so just a few minutes ago I listed on ebay...

    Okay-- so just a few minutes ago I listed on ebay and reverb my "almost 100 year old vintage 1920's Martin Style 2 soprano. I may take it down.

    My kids don't want my ukuleles. I had a 1979 Kamaka...
  7. Replies
    14
    Views
    506

    I purchased replacement strings through KoAloha....

    I purchased replacement strings through KoAloha. When I asked what they used the response was "We get them made for us, but they are 'Worth-like'. You can get Worth strings or buy our strings...
  8. Replies
    21
    Views
    593

    I was asked to give lessons to a High School...

    I was asked to give lessons to a High School freshman. I suggested he so some stuff on his own but Mom wanted lessons. My reply was, "getting lessons, in the beginning, is a good idea in order to get...
  9. "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" is the first song....

    "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" is the first song. Second, I don't know. It is a beautiful uke. The sound is great. Interesting item of note to me is that when watching the video and listening, the...
  10. Replies
    22
    Views
    649

    I just posted some items on reverb and ebay. I...

    I just posted some items on reverb and ebay. I put them at a slightly higher price than I would sell them for on UU marketplace. The cost to sell on Reverb I believe is about 6.5%. One of the items...
  11. Replies
    6
    Views
    137

    Here is a link:...

    Here is a link: https://forum.ukuleleunderground.com/showthread.php?86539-Ways-to-Support-this-Forum-and-Keep-it-around

    Back when I first joined UU I was buying and selling a ton of ukes so I...
  12. Replies
    68
    Views
    3,461

    Actually, Ken, KoAloha has a pretty good number...

    Actually, Ken, KoAloha has a pretty good number of sponsored artists but they are mostly known in Hawaii. KoAloha started a new youtube channel and have been recording their artists and will be...
  13. Replies
    22
    Views
    649

    Yea- as I said, for some that may be true. I have...

    Yea- as I said, for some that may be true. I have been very fortunate. I wasn't sure when I wrote my post if we were not actually talking about the same thing "Deal" and "Fair". Sometimes, if I look...
  14. Replies
    22
    Views
    649

    I hear what you are saying about the Marketplace...

    I hear what you are saying about the Marketplace here and I guess it makes sense, for some, but I see the UU Marketplace differently. I like buying and selling there because I see it as being...
  15. There was a time that I had 35 but I am now down...

    There was a time that I had 35 but I am now down to 15: two Vintage Martin tenors, two KoAloha tenors (one 6-string), Two Pineapple Sundays, Kiwaya soprano, Kamaka Tenor, UkeSA Banger, UkeSA Wow,...
  16. Replies
    22
    Views
    649

    Whenever I put anything up for sale, I alway stop...

    Whenever I put anything up for sale, I alway stop to think about my own time and if my schedule would allow me to reply adequately. Nothing takes more time than responding to Disney vacation club...
  17. Replies
    22
    Views
    649

    I think the same way that you do, Jerry. When I...

    I think the same way that you do, Jerry. When I make an offer, I never lowball. It may be less than a seller wants for an item but it is never ever a lowball offer. I can't figure out the no-reply....
  18. I love the look of the striped Koa on these older...

    I love the look of the striped Koa on these older KoAloha ukulele's.
  19. I have one of these and the sound is specatular....

    I have one of these and the sound is specatular. I had owned a Kamaka HF-38 and preferred this KoAloha Imaikulani to the Kamaka. The KoAloha 6 string was so much easier to play, sounds fantastic, and...
  20. Hi Ian, I am happy that you love the KoAloha...

    Hi Ian, I am happy that you love the KoAloha Tenor. I loved that Tenor and still do. It was beautiful to look at and has such a gorgeous tone. Did you make it rentrant? I have to tell you that I am...
  21. Hi Robyn, it is not too late to get a Wow or...

    Hi Robyn, it is not too late to get a Wow or Banger. I sent you an email.
  22. Replies
    68
    Views
    3,461

    I wrote to Alvin "Pops" Okami last month about...

    I wrote to Alvin "Pops" Okami last month about the many changes at KoAloha and UkeSA because I wanted to be able to respond when people ask about all the changes at KoAloha as opposed to minimal...
  23. That spruce top that Terry Carter showed in the...

    That spruce top that Terry Carter showed in the video could be named "creme brulee" :)
  24. From my contact in playing both, I have to agree...

    From my contact in playing both, I have to agree with you that it does not sound better than an opio would, and for you it would not make sense. Also, not for me because I mostly play tenor so it...
  25. You get no argument from me. As I said in a...

    You get no argument from me. As I said in a previous post, I have two PS and what I like most about them is the fact that both were made by Pops and one in particular (Koa with spruce tops) was made...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4