Laka launch 2021 Series Professional Ukuleles

Laka are pleased to announce their new for 2021, range of Mahogany, Maple, Walnut and Bamboo Series to their popular lines of professional ukuleles.

From sitting around the camp fire, to the biggest stage, Laka ukuleles are the first choice for many professional and amateur players around the world. New lines for 2021 include Mahogany, Walnut, Maple and Bamboo Series, all are fitted with high-quality Aquila Strings and include a Laka carry bag.

The eco-friendly Laka Bamboo Series ukuleles feature a full bamboo construction, including the top, back, sides, neck, headstock, fingerboard and bridge for all three exquisite Soprano, Tenor and Concert models.

Whilst research claims bamboo is extremely green and replenishes up to 10 times quicker than hardwood trees, it’s also renowned for its durability, aesthetic qualities and exceptional acoustic properties that produce a bright tone and harmonics with impressive projection and sustain.

With their natural golden colour, the Laka Bamboo Series ukuleles look striking, offset with black appointments which include body bindings, bound fingerboard with black position markers, soundhole design, ABS nut and open-geared chrome machine heads with black buttons.

Laka Maple Series (£99.99 – £179 rrp)

Available in Soprano, Concert and Tenor sizes with stunning appointments that include solid, figured flame maple tops, backs and sides, wood bindings, intricate faux abalone rosette design, capped heel, okoume neck, ABS nut, walnut capped headstock, walnut fingerboard with pearl inlays, black walnut bridge and gold plated die-cast machine heads with black buttons, the new Laka Maple Series ukuleles are indeed, dressed to impress.

In addition to these striking aesthetics, the beautiful new Laka Maple Series ukuleles deliver natural brightness, warmth, sustain and clear note separation in abundance.

All three models are also available with an attractive, sloping body cutaway and Laka’s own preamp and pickup system, featuring Volume and Tone controls, whilst a highly sensitive built-in tuner ensures accurate tuning.

Laka Walnut Series (£64.99 – £74.99 rrp)

Rich in appearance, with light creams and darker chocolate browns, the finish of the new Laka Walnut Series ukuleles are visually unique in themselves.

With a doa top, sapele back and sides, okoume neck, bound walnut fingerboard and walnut bridge, these beautiful models, like all Laka ukuleles, offer exceptional tonal qualities and superb playability.
Visual appointments continue with all three models, Soprano, Concert and Tenor featuring tortoiseshell for the body bindings and soundhole, dao capped headstock with laser etched Laka motif and palm tree design, ABS nut and die-cast chrome machine heads with black buttons.

Laka Mahogany Series (£49.99 – £89.99 rrp)

The new Laka Mahogany Series of acoustic and electro-acoustic ukuleles are available in 5 popular body sizes, Sopranino, Soprano, Concert, Tenor and Baritone. All models feature solid sapele for the top, back and sides, specifically chosen for its warm, woody sound, delivering a strong low-end, solid mids and natural high-end response.

A smooth satin mahogany finish, along with an okoume neck, ABS nut, walnut fingerboard and bridge, enhance the natural acoustic properties of these popular tonewoods. The Laka Mahogany Series is visually striking, with authentic characteristics that include intricate laser etched palm tree rosette and headstock design, with Laka motif and chrome open-geared tuners.

Both Mahogany Series Soprano and Concert Electro-Acoustic ukuleles, feature Laka’s own preamp and pickup system, with Volume and Tone controls delivering highly accurate sonics onward to ukulele amplifiers, desks, or recording equipment.

Laka ukuleles are distributed worldwide exclusively by JHS.