Eager to buy your new ukulele and get started ASAP?
Looking for a quick summary of your top five choices for beginner ukuleles?
I’ve read loads of reviews, sorted the wheat from the chaff, and found you the best five ukuleles for a beginner whether you’re after a soprano, concert, or tenor size.
For a little more detail gathered from the reviews, check out my longer post here.
|Name||Makala Dolphin||Lanikai LU-21S||Cordoba 15CM||Hola! Music HM-127ZW||Kala KA-T|
|Price||$47||$69||$99||$60||$130 (bundle including tuner and case)|
|Pros||Fun colors, hardy, good tone.||Pleasing tone, especially with Aquila strings.||Attractive appearance. Warm, rich sound.||Value for money in tone, quality, and appearance.||Quality instrument with a good tone.|
|Cons||Mixed plastic and laminate construction. Some purchasers have received lower quality instruments.||As for any soprano, may feel small for adults.||Some purchasers have received sub-standard products, be prepared to return and exchange if necessary.||Some defective instruments received by purchasers, though relatively few.||Fairly plain appearance.
Few critical reviews overall.
|Summary||Best first ukulele for children.|
Best ukulele for schools.
|Best beginner soprano ukulele.||Overall glowing reviews, best beginner concert size ukulele.||Great beginner tenor ukulele. Good choice to give as a gift.||Good choice for guitar players picking up ukulele.|
|Buy from Amazon||Makala Dolphin||Lanikai LU-21S||Cordoba 15CM||Hola! Music HM-127ZW||Kala KA-T|