Ukulele Bora Bora

Friday 31 January 2020

What is the difference between a ukulele and a cavaquinho?

The ukulele and the cavaquinho are two very appreciated instruments which still have their places in the current musical styles. However, it often happens that many people, interested (or even passionate) about one of these instruments get it wrong by buying one instead of the other by accident. Indeed, it is quite difficult to differentiate the ukulele from the cavaquinho and vice versa. In this article you will find some dissimilarities between the ukulele and the cavaquinho. Read more
ukulele whistle of the ocean

Monday 20 January 2020

Polynesian party and ukulele

In Polynesia, party is well known for being rhythmic and exotic. It must also be said that music is in a way written in the DNA of Polynesians, as they prove during these moments of magical rejoicing, which have become a true tradition. This great zest for life is punctuated by the exceptional sounds of traditional and improvised instruments, including the ukulele. Read more
ukulele a la pointe venus

Monday 13 January 2020

Learn to master the basic chords of the ukulele

There are often many chords, which can be a barrier for beginners who only want one thing: knowing where to start. In this jungle of chords, there are eleven (11) essential chords for beginners, which we will present to you. The following chords will be located between the first and the fifth fret, delimited by the vertical bars. Read more
ukulele nature

Wednesday 08 January 2020

How to properly tune your ukulele?

Do you have a ukulele? If so, it should be tuned on a regular basis as it is a musical instrument that goes out of tune quite easily. If you have a musical ear, you can tune it through your hearing. Otherwise, you will have to equip yourself with a good tuner. Now let's see how to do it right. Read more
The beautiful Tahiti

Monday 11 November 2019

The origins of Upa Upa Tahiti, your ukulele shop in Tahiti

Looking for a quality ukulele with good sound from Tahiti ? You are in the right place ! Upa Upa Tahiti will be your guide in your exceptional musical quest. Read more
Rurutu 3

Tuesday 29 October 2019

Ukuleles sizes

Understand the differences between a soprano ukulele and a concert ukulele Read more