To decide on the best Martin uke for you, start by thinking about what you need from it. Are you looking for something affordable and versatile that you can play virtually anywhere? If so, check out the 0XKUKE Soprano Ukulele. Southpaw? You don't need to play upside-down; just use a Martin S1 Left-Handed Ukulele for a well-built instrument designed specifically for you.
If you'd prefer a concert uke, you can't go wrong with the Martin C1K. Made with solid Hawaiian Koa on all sides of the body, this instrument is a great example of traditional craftsmanship. The satin lacquer gives it a stunning look and feel, but what will really blow you away is the sound. As icing on the cake, Martin includes a gig bag with the C1K so you'll be ready for the stage from the moment you take it out of the box.
Are you looking for a ukulele that stands head and shoulders above the rest? Martin has just the instruments for those of us who won't settle for second-best. Just feast your eyes on the 3K and Special Edition 3 Cherry soprano ukuleles, or the 1T IZ Tenor Ukulele. These instruments really showcase what Martin can do, with outstanding build quality and finishes that are sure to make you the envy of every uke fanatic you know.
The ukulele is an instrument that, for better or for worse, is preceded by its reputation. Everyone knows the ukulele, and when you want to help folks understand just what it's capable of, a Martin uke is the perfect way to do it. For collectors and performers, Martin has no equal.