Gently Weeps

gentlyweepsEvery so often a musician comes along who completely reimagines the possibilities of a given instrument: Jimi Hendrix on the electric guitar, Bill Monroe on the mandolin, Miles Davis on the trumpet. Jake Shimabukuro has given the ukulele a new respect altogether… wrings melody and harmony lines out of the [ukelele] that the listener probably never imagined it could deliver. – Jeff Tamarkin, Rovi