There are tons of instruments on the earth, but the ukulele is probably one of the most unique. Sure, it is somewhat similar to a guitar, but it has unique properties that make it rather different. That being said, it also takes a special individual to learn and master the instrument. If you know someone that plays the instrument, then this is something that you know all too well. Unfortunately, shopping for one of these special individuals is no easy task. That was until you found this list. With this list, you will surely find the best gifts for your ukulele player.
1. Hardshell Case
Ukuleles are unique instruments in their own right, but if there is one downside to the instrument, it is that they are somewhat fragile. This is just one of the many reasons that the right hardshell case can make the perfect gift idea for any occasion. This case, in particular, is perfect for just about any situation, as it features a textured anti-scratch ABS exterior with a variety of spacious accessory compartments. It also features a single-shoulder strap with a strong handle so that it can be easily transported, loaded, and unloaded. It doesn’t even hurt that the case comes available in a variety of colors. This case is definitely one of the ukulele gifts that will satisfy your friend whether they are male or female.
2. Personalized Leather Strap
You can ask any ukulele player and they will tell you that it is extremely hard to find a good strap. Luckily, you have found one and it is available right here. Each strap is handcrafted with quality materials that not only makes it stand out in its own right, but it adds to the overall durability. The best part about the entire package is that it can be personalized with a special message or name of your choosing. The strap fits all models of ukuleles and can be adjusted to a number of lengths. Every time that player straps on his or her instrument, he or she will think of you and this special gift that you have given them. If you do not like leather, you can still choose other materials and textures here.
There is absolutely nothing easy about learning to play the ukulele. There are tons of chords that you have to learn as well as scales and other techniques. It is enough to make one’s head spin and this is just what the instrument isn’t for everyone. That being said, you can make sure that you are doing your part to ease the burden by giving this unique t-shirt. The shirt comes available in a variety of sizes and colors and is constructed only with the most quality materials. The best part is that it is adorned with major and minor chords. The shirt will help your ukulele player to memorize those crucial chords for those critical moments. If you are looking for simple gifts for ukulele lovers, then this shirt is a smart choice.
This 11-ounce ceramic cup will not only give ukulele players a good laugh, but it will give them a chance to enjoy their favorite beverage for hours. The mug is both dishwasher and microwave safe so you won’t have a problem heating or cleaning the mug. The mug is adorned with a funny little message that any ukulele player will appreciate. The message is also printed on both sides, so there will be no chance that it will be missed. The measurements of the cup are 4.75 x 3.13 x 3.75 inches.
5. Wall Mount
Ukulele players like to show off their instruments and why shouldn’t they? These are beautiful instruments with beautiful designs. And, you can give your ukulele player a chance to do that when you give them this wall mount. This beautifully designed and constructed wall mount can easily and quickly be mounted on just about any wall and will hold one ukulele. The item is perfect for displaying ukuleles, but it also comes in handy for storage purposes. Give one to your special person and they will be able to show off their most prized possession.
If you want to give your loved one an edge up, then you should consider giving them this Ukulele reference poster. This unique and easy to read poster measures in at 24 inches x 26 inches and is coated in a glossy enamel cover to add an extra layer of protection. Not only is it easy to read with large print, but it includes 126 of the most popular chords. It would literally take months to learn all the chords, but the treats don’t just stop there. The poster even utilizes red color indications to point out root notes for easy learning of major dominant, minor, and diminished chords. There are major and minor blues scales as well. This poster pretty much includes everything that you need to either get started playing the ukulele or improve on your already established skills.
7. Clip-On Tuner
Most ukulele player can tune their instruments manually, but it never hurts to be sure. And, that is exactly where this clip-on tuner comes in handy. This tuner was specifically designed so that you spend less time tuning and more time play. This is something that every ukulele player can benefit from. However, the most outstanding point is that the tuner detects the pitches directly from the instrument’s vibration. This means you literally never have to worry about ambient sounds interfering with the accuracy of your fine-tuning.
8. Ukulele Humidifier
Ukuleles are acoustic instruments and they are going to be vulnerable to humidity. Humidity will not only warp and bow your instrument, but it will completely destroy it. At least that used to be the case. Humidity will no longer be a problem when you take advantage of this unique humidifier. This humidifier is specifically designed so that you can see when it is ready for refilling. It also features two levels of protection so you never have to worry about potential spills or mishaps. Combine this with the fact that the product is designed to never touch the body of the instrument and it should be easy to see why more and more professionals prefer this product to the others.
9. Ukulele Stand
This ukulele stand will make storing and caring for your friend’s ukulele easier than ever imagine. At only 8 x 4 inches when completely folded, they will not have difficulty in storing this stand or taking it on the road with them. It doesn’t hurt that it only weighs in at six pounds either. The A-frame construction with high-grade aluminum helps enhance the durability and quality of the item.
10. Phone And Tablet Floor Stand
There are only so many special moments that you get with your ukulele. And, capturing these special moments is critical to creating ever-lasting memories. That is exactly what your player will get with this lightweight and durable phone and tablet floor stand. The stand adjusts in height and can be rotated a complete 360 degrees, so you can capture any precious playing moment without a bit of difficulty. The stand is versatile and designed to be compatible with a number of phones including iPhone 6, 7, 8, X, 11, 11 Pro, Max, and other 5.5- inch phones.
11. Starter Kit
Ukuleles are expensive and it takes more than just the instrument to get started playing. Not only do you need the instrument itself, but you need straps, storage cases, learning materials, tuners, and more. Luckily, everything you need is available right here in this starter kit. Although this kit is designed for the beginner, it really includes everything that any player needs. This ultimate gift really is ideal for any musician, but it is something that the ukulele player will appreciate more than most.
12. Book & CD
Any good ukulele player is always looking to expand and improve on his or her current skills. The only problem is that expanding on those skills can take time and money. Two things that are in rare form these days. Luckily, you can help ease this burden when getting them the right books and CDs. Here are the three collections of books and CDs that you should give your ukulele players including “The Ukulele Songbook: 50 All Time Classics“, “Disney Hits for Ukulele: 23 Songs to Strum & Sing“, and “The Beatles For Fingerstyle Ukulele“.
These items are designed by professional ukulele players and filled with crucial techniques and information that will help anyone from beginners to veterans improve on their current skill set. And, the best thing is that they can do it on their own time in the comfort and security of their own homes.