Handcrafted with Aloha

Honolulu, Hawaii


Mac Harada

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Mac Harada


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  • toba on Jan 3, 2019

    5 out of 5 stars

    「HONUA UKULELE」をキーワードにして動画を検索し音を聴いてみてください。とても良い音が鳴ります。

    Very nice ukulele, I love it!
    Please search for videos with "HONUA UKULELE" as a keyword and listen to the sound. A very good sound is heard.

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About HonuaUkulele

Sales 3
On Etsy since 2018

Honua ukulele is a high musical instrument quality with affordable price and Aloha.

I was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan.
I came to Hawaii first time as a tourist in 2002 and met and bought a small four string instrument 'Ukulele' as a souvenir. And then I learned how to play an ukulele from Mr. Takayuki Mori, who is an award-winning ukulele luthier. Meeting with him also inspired me to build an ukulele.
In 2006, I had a chance to move to Hawaii with my family, and I decided to work for an ukulele factory. After that, I had opportunities to work for two more ukulele factories, These experiences gave me a chance to learn different methods of ukulele building.
In October 2013, I launched my own ukulele business named Honua Ukulele. Honua means the mother earth in Hawaiian.

Shop members

  • Mac Harada

    Owner, Luthier

Production partners

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