What a beauty! This Mele Ukulele Custom Series solid Koa wood concert #ck1 is absolutely stunning. Here in Hawaii, ukuleles have been made out of Koa wood since the 1880’s. Koa wood is highly desirable in ukuleles, with an awesome look and unique sound. It combines the best features of the most desirable tonewoods — deep and resonant like mahogany,and it also offers sweet, crystalline highs . This model also includes a Koa rosette, a ebony fretboard and a glossy finish. Grab this one quick before it’s gone for good!