Joe and Kristen were both born and raised in Kailua on the Hawaiian island of O'ahu. Joe is the youngest of eight, and Kristen is an only child. Kristen's background is in customer sales and accounting. For Joe, the 'ukulele has always been part of his life. He can recall, from a very young age, going to family parties and everyone sitting in a circle and jamming Hawaiian music on their ... MORE>
How do I order a Kanile`a `Ukulele? We at Kanile’a ‘Ukulele want to make purchasing or ordering your new instrument as easy as possible. If you feel more comfortable making a purchase over the phone, call us at 808-234-2868 to speak with our incredible office team. They can answer any questions you may have. […]MORE>
Kanile'a 'Ukulele was very fortunate to be part of a heart touching event. Most people know of Joe Souza the Master Luthier, but not too often do our customers get to know Fire Fighter II Joseph N. Souza III from Ladder 17. Joe has been a proud member of the Honolulu Fire Department for over fifteen years. When a colleague of his, Lopaka Ho'opi'i mentioned he wanted something special to .... MORE>
Spread Aloha through Music
- Ke kanile‘a maika‘i pū kākou!
- The joyful sound that is pleasing to all!
Ua hana i Hawai‘i nei
- Made in Hawai`i