Thursday, September 27, 2018

Jake Shimabukuro

Music & Movement Series, Ordway Concert Hall

One of the world’s most exciting and innovative ukulele players and composers, Jake Shimabukuro redefines ukulele music — performing everything from traditional Hawaiian tunes to covers of popular hits like George Harrison’s “While My Guitar Gently Weeps” and Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody.” His most recent album, Nashville Sessions, is one of his most adventurous, multifaceted, and engaging records to date.


Ordway Pre-Show Extra: Ukulele Re-imagined

Thursday, September 27, 2018
6:30PM | Target Atrium

Join virtuoso Hawaiian ukulele player Keldon Ancheta and local teen vocalist and ukulele player-composer Jose Santos who will perform selected contemporary and original music. They will share their personal stories about how they were inspired to take up the small, four-stringed instrument’s vocabulary in a presentation/demonstration curated and moderated by multidisciplinary arts producer Marlina Gonzalez.


Post-Show Mingle

Post-show | Target Atrium

Stick around following the performance for a post-show mingle in the Target Atrium to meet Jake Shimabukuro and our two special pre-show guests, including cash bar!