The Ukulele: A Visual History (Paperback)

The Ukulele: A Visual History By Jim Beloff Cover Image

The Ukulele: A Visual History (Paperback)

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From its birthplace in Portugal to its famous Hawaiian home, the jumping flea has left its mark on popular music and pop culture worldwide. This book traces the uke's evolution with colorful whimsy. Readers will meet some of the world's greatest ukulele players through profiles, photos, and a list of recordings. Splendid color photos show more than 100 of the finest and most unique ukes and vintage catalog illustrations, fanciful sheet music covers, and witty ads that capture the craze of the 1920s and '30s.
Product Details ISBN: 9780879304546
ISBN-10: 0879304545
Publisher: Backbeat Books
Publication Date: November 1st, 2003
Pages: 128
Language: English