March 23rd Song Travels features Jake Shimabukuro

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Jake Shimabukuro

Hawaii offers much more than flowered shirts and hula girls.  On March 23rd host Michael Feinstein talks to the man who makes the ukulele sing.

Jake Shimabukuro has carried the sound of the ukulele from Hawaiian shores to the world’s concert stages. In his hands the humble “little guitar” sings everything from J.S. Bach to the Beatles. On this Song Travels, Shimabukuro performs “Somewhere Over The Rainbow,” and joins Feinstein for a duet of Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah.”