Mudcat Café message #1556307 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #84223   Message #1556307
Posted By: M.Ted
04-Sep-05 - 11:36 PM
Thread Name: Are ukuleles a real instrument?
Subject: RE: Are ukelele's a real instrument
Your Rigger friend passed a major truth about the uke-is derived from a similar Portuguese instrument called the braguinha, a favored instrument of Portuguese mariners, who carried this instrument with them, versions of it are found where ever they went--