Jake Shimabukuro Tickets

Jake Shimabukuro Tickets

Jake ShimabukuroJake Shimabukuro will be performing an event in the next dates is right in your area. Buy tickets for your favorite performer or group and you will be able to visit his show already tomorrow!

Buy Jake Shimabukuro Tour Tickets

Choose a date and the place to see all the prices and the best seats

Share with friends:
Updated: 10-24-2021

 

Jake Shimabukuro is an American ukulele virtuoso and composer known for his fast and complex finger work. His music combines elements of jazz, blues, funk, rock, bluegrass, classical, folk, and flamenco. Shimabukuro has written numerous original compositions, including the entire soundtracks to two Japanese films, Hula Girls (2007) and the Japanese remake of Sideways (2009).

Well known in Hawai’i and Japan during his early solo career in the early 2000s, Shimabukuro became famous internationally in 2006, when a video of him playing a virtuosic rendition of "While My Guitar Gently Weeps" was posted on YouTube without his knowledge and became one of the first viral videos on that site. His concert engagements, collaborations with well-known musicians, media appearances, and music production have snowballed since then. In 2012, an award-winning documentary was released tracking his life, career, and music, titled Jake Shimabukuro: Life on Four Strings; it has screened in a variety of festivals, aired repeatedly on PBS, and been released on DVD.

In 2009, Shimabukuro released his concert CD, Live, which captures him in performance at various venues around the world: New York, Chicago, Japan, and Hawaii. It peaked at number 5 in Billboard's Top World Music Albums in 2009 and 2010, won the Hoku for Instrumental Album of the Year, garnered Shimabukuro the award for Favorite Entertainer of the Year, and won the Hawaii Music Award for Best Ukulele Album. In November 2009, he accompanied fellow Hawaii-born Bette Midler at the Royal Variety Performance. They performed a rendition of the Beatles song "In My Life" as the first of Midler's three-song set, and afterwards they met Queen Elizabeth and shook her hand.

Peace Love Ukulele, Shimabukuro's 2011 CD, reached #1 in Billboard's Top World Music Albums in 2011 and 2012. It won the 2012 Na Hoku Hanohano Award for Instrumental Album of the Year, and also garnered Shimabukuro the Na Hoku Hanohano award for Favorite Entertainer of the Year. Shimabukuro created an original piece "Ukulele Five-O" as part of the soundtrack for the new Hawaii Five-0 television series. He capped off 2011 with several live performances on the New Year's Eve episode of A Prairie Home Companion, broadcast live from Hawaii.

Shimabukuro's 2012 album, Grand Ukulele, was produced by music producer/engineer Alan Parsons, at Parsons' request. It features a 29-piece orchestra and a rhythm section, with the ukulele soloing, and was recorded live with no over-dubbing. The album has reached #2 in Billboard's Top World Music Albums.

In 2012, a one-hour documentary film about Shimabukuro's life and career was released, titled Jake Shimabukuro: Life on Four Strings. The film won the Audience Award for Best Documentary at the Ashland Independent Film Festival, the Audience Award for Best Documentary Film and the Best Editor award at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, the Honorable Mention for Best Documentary Feature at the Urbanworld Film Festival, and the Best Medium Length/Essay Award at the DocuWest International Documentary Film Festival. The film aired nationally on PBS in May 2013. It was released on DVD July 2013.

Shimabukuro plays a custom-made 4 string tenor ukulele from Kamaka Ukulele. Early in his career he experimented with the use of effect pedals, but for the last eight years has relied on the natural sounds of the ukulele and avoided sound manipulation. For his Grand Ukulele Tour, he has added the use of a couple of effects pedals to his show. One of them is used to take a sound sample that he loops and accompanies.

 

How to buy concert tickets

Looking for the cheapest concert tickets for the show of Jake Shimabukuro Tour 2022? If yes, then welcome to our portal offering a wide choice of either cheap of VIP tickets. Furthermore, we guarantee that here, you will definitely find so desired tickets for the performance of the Jake Shimabukuro 2021 Tour dates you adore.

The show of Jake Shimabukuro is worth seeing. You won’t regret because this talented person will gift you unforgettable emotions, help you forget about all problems and allow you to jump into the fantastic world of music for only one evening.

The primary target of our service is to offer Jake Shimabukuro tour tickets for the show of your favorite singer at the most affordable price. You may be sure that choosing our ticket service, you will not overpay and get the entrance ticket for the incredible performance, you were waiting for so long. We know everything about the way how a professional ticket service should work. So, with us, you’ll get the lowest Jake Shimabukuro ticket prices and the best places for the show.

It makes no matter what show you wish to attend. In any case, if this is your favorite group or singer, don’t save money. Life is too short. So, try to collect positive emotions that like small bricks build your life experience. Don’t miss the performance that will take place very soon in your city!

 

Comments

Leave a comment

Your Name:
Rate your experience:
Message:

Related Concerts

Vulkan Vegas

100% Buyer Guarantee

200% Guarantee
  • 100% Secure transactions backed by full-service customer care.
  • Our WebSite is a resale marketplace, not a box office or venue.
  • Prices may be above or below face value.
  • Your seats are together unless otherwise noted.
  • 100% Full refund for events that are canceled and not rescheduled.

McAfee Secure: Certified Site

TRUSTe Certified Privacy

We accept:

Accepted payments logos

 

Moneyback guarantee