Martin 1T IZ Tenor Ukulele & Case, With Pickup, Israel Kamakawiwo'ole Commemorative Model
Beloved Hawaiian musician Israel zKamakawiwo'ole beautiful voice and elegant ukulele accompaniment helped spark a renaissance in traditional Hawaiian music. Tragically, he died in 1997 at just 38. This tenor ukulele honors his memory with a special peghead design and other fine appointments. The inside label is individually signed by Marlene Kamakawiwo'ole, Israel Kamakawiwo'ole widow, and numbered in sequence without total. More Details...
Shipping restriction: Usa only
A great setup can make a world of difference. This instrument has been thoroughly inspected and expertly set up to play comfortably and sound its best.
Elderly Warranty: One year Manufacturer's Warranty: Limited lifetime
- Model: 1T IZE Tenor Uke
- Construction: Mahogany Blocks/ Applied Dovetail Neck Joint
- Body Size: Tenor Ukulele
- Top: Solid Quilted Mahogany
- Rosette: Single Ring - Multiple Black/White Fiber
- Top Bracing Pattern: Tenor Ukelele
- Top Braces: Non Scalloped
- Back Material: Solid Quilted Mahogany
- Back Purfling: none
- Side Material: Solid Quilted Mahogany
- Endpiece: Black Fiber
- Endpiece Inlay: none
- Binding: Tortoise - Brown
- Top Inlay Style: Black/White Fiber
- Side Inlay: none
- Back Inlay: none
- Neck Material: Select Hardwood
- Neck Shape: Tenor Uke
- Nut Material: Black Tusq
- Headstock: Solid/Traditional Martin Ukulele Design
- Headplate: Solid East Indian Rosewood/Hibiscus Flower - IZ (Koa) Inlay
- Heelcap: none
- Fingerboard Material: Solid East Indian Rosewood
- Scale Length: 17'' Uke Pattern
- Number Of Frets Clear: 14
- Number Of Frets Total: 20
- Fingerboard Width At Nut: 1-11/32''
- Fingerboard Width At 12th Fret: 1-23/32''
- Fingerboard Position Inlays: One @5th,7th,10th,Two @ 12th,One @ 15th, M.O.P.
- Fingerboard Binding: none
- Finish Back & Sides: Satin
- Finish Top: Satin
- Finish Neck: Satin
- Bridge Material: Solid East Indian Rosewood
- Bridge Style: Tenor Uke Style
- Bridge String Spacing: 1-5/8''
- Saddle: Compensated Black Tusq
- Tuning Machines: Pegheds, 7543A
- Recommended Strings: Martin Ukulele (M620)
- Bridge & End Pins: none
- Pickguard: none
- Case: Nex Gen ZG Case
- Interior Label: 2 Paper Labels - 1 signed by widow of Israel & numbered in sequence w/o total - 1 w/photo of IZ
- Electronics: Fishman PRO-AGO-UKE Transducer