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Shimabukuro Leading a Ukulele Renaissance

Clip: 01/13/2012 | 6m 4s

The ukulele has just four strings, a fairly limited range and, historically, a limited appeal. But Jake Shimabukuro has been out to change that, and he seems to be leading something of a ukulele renaissance in pop music.

Aired: 01/13/12

Rating: NR

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