Silent Auction items will be available for bidding at
Mighty Uke Day 7 with all profits going toward our Music is the Foundation
programs in the schools and community.
MUD 7 Commemorative Model from Dave’s Ukes
Dave Birney is custom-making ukuleles in his Mason, MI shop and they just keep getting nicer all the time! He has crafted a one-of-a-kind uke for the Mighty Uke Day 7 Silent Auction; a tenor with African ribbon mahogany sides back and front. mahogany neck. vintage cream Gibson bindings, abalone rosette, ebony fretboard and bridge, bone nut and saddle. pearl MUD7 inlay on headstock, curly maple end graft and back of headstock veneer, Grover tuners, and freshly harvested Aquilla strings. Dave’s Ukes is also the sponsor of of our Featured Performer Stage in the Urban Beat and will be displaying this along with other musical creations there during the festival.
CK-70EL Spruce and Eucalyptus Concert Uke and Gigbag from Ohana
The favorite uke of all koala bears! Thank you to our friends Louis and Stephanie at Ohana for donating this beautiful instrument to our silent auction. Concert-sized with solid spruce top with beautiful eucalyptus back, sides and neck. Rosewood fingerboard and bridge. Wood binding with nice “rope” marquetry around the headstock, the top and the soundhole. Geared tuners and a glossy finish.
Mainland Ukes Mango Gloss Concert
Mainland Mike designs quality performance instruments at affordable prices in the heart of the Midwest. He takes great care in the set up of each ukulele, paying close attention to the action and tone. This beauty is made of solid mango wood with a gloss finish, genuine bone nut and saddle, rosewood fretboard and bridge, and is set up with Aquila strings.
Hohner has been the #1 name in harmonicas for as long as any of us can remember. Check out these cool new harps,
available for bidding at Mighty Uke Day.
This gorgeous uke from Lanikai is made from solid Hawaiian koa with koa back and sides, mahogany neck, rosewood fingerboard, abalone binding and rosette, Aquila strings, and patented TunaUke saddle. Comes with a very nice Crossrock hardshell case.
Donated by Elderly Instruments.
Daily Ukulele Standard and Leap Year Edition Package
Songs to last you for two years! These books from Jim Beloff are used by uke players and groups around the world. Get the package and be set for any strum session. Donated by Elderly Instruments.
Thank you to our friends at Lanikai for the donation of this gorgeous QMRD-CET tenor uke with Fishman electronics, laminated quilted maple top, back and sides with red gloss finish. Features Nubone nut and saddles, open-back Grover 97 tuners, black multi-ply binding, and real abalone rosette. Includes a nice Lanikai gigbag.
What a nice trio of ukes our friends at Kala have donated to Mighty Uke Day! From left to right:
KA-PWT Pacific Walnut Tenor
Pacific walnut body, mahogany neck, rosewood fingerboard and bridge. Satin finish with black heel cap and binding on top
KA-SOV-S Spruce/Ovangkol Soprano
Solid spruce top with solid ovangkol back and sides. Mahogany neck with ovangkol headstock overlay. Rosewood bridge and fingerboard. Trimmed top to bottom with dark red padauk binding on headstock, fingerboard and body. Pearl logo and “fruit of the vine” headstock inlay. Open geared gold Grover tuners. Focused, loud and clear tone.
Waterman KA-SWG-BL Glow-in-the-Dark Soprano
Take it camping and never lose it at night! Rugged, waterproof, and fun!
We’ll have other instruments up for bidding along with uke and non-uke items such as Elderly Instruments gift certificates, gift baskets, artwork, and more. Visit the Urban Beat at 1213 Turner to see all the great stuff!