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Jake Shimabukuro

There are no longer any performances available for this show.

Castle Theater

This event was originally rescheduled for May 23 but has been postponed to a new date TBD.  All previously purchased tickets for the original date in March will be honored on the new date. If you are unable to attend on the rescheduled date, refunds will be provided by the MACC Box Office.  Please note that the MACC Box Office operating hours have been changed indefinitely - CLICK HERE for more details.

Jake Shimabukuro's deft finger work and virtuoso technique transform the 'ukulele into an instrument of boundless capabilities. Jake has been at the forefront of the reinvention of the 'ukulele, and includes elements of jazz, blues, rock, pop, classical, and flamenco in his playing.

Now a worldwide star, his 2011 release, Peace Love and ‘Ukulele, rose to #1 on Billboard’s world music charts. This, and subsequent albums (Grand ‘Ukulele, Travels, and Dragon), showcase the depth and breadth of Jake's talent and musical explorations, as he mixes in pop covers with his own intricate compositions. 
Ho‘onanea preshow festivities start at 5:30 pm, with local craft vendors in the courtyard. Preshow entertainment in the courtyard provided by the Kalama ‘Ukulele Band led by Benny Uyetake. Post-concert entertainment in the courtyard by Benny Uyetake. 

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