With an awesome selection of ukeleles, ranging from standard soprano through to a ukulele with preamp and premium solid top and solid koa woods, Ashton really is the ideal choice for ukeleles! In Hawaii, the name Ukulele translates to 'jumping flea', due to the energetic finger actions when one plays a ukulele. A fun, mood lifting instrument, the Ashton Ukulele is super portable due to its small size. Perfect when sitting around the campfire or hanging out with friends, jamming away on the Ashton Ukulele is sure to bring smiles to everyone faces! The popularity of the ukulele has grown to great proportions over the last twelve months or so and the ukulele is now being used by acts like Portishead to Van Morrison to Florence and The Machine. The Ashton This ukulele is designed to meet the demands of the market, by combining the elements of selection, quality and price.