Maui Arts & Entertainment

‘Ukulele From “IZ” to be Featured in New Grammy Museum

December 5, 2008, 1:55 PM HST
* Updated January 5, 2:59 PM

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An `ukulele owned by the late Israel Kamakawiwo`ole will be featured in the new Grammy Museum that opens tomorrow, in Los Angeles.

The Kamaka `ukulele made of koa wood will be featured within the section dedicated to “Roots” music forms, where it will sit alongside stories and artifacts from the folk, blues, Cajun, and other “traditional” musical forms.

(Posted: Friday, December 05, 2008 ©, Pacific Radio Group)

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