Since 2005 Kala has taken great pride in being a music company where Innovation Meets Tradition, Passion meets Playability, and Quality meets Value. Kala quality exists in every one of our instruments, from the tone of our most affordable ukulele to our USA Manufactured instruments. Kala has over 120 models of Ukulele available and innovation is unmistakable in our Archtop, resonator, and thinline Travel ukulele, just to name a few. Kala's award winning U-BASS has been a phenomenon in the world of bass instruments since its introduction in 2009. There are now over 30 models available that include acoustic-electric and solid body basses, 4 and 5 string, and fretted and fretless designs. The U-BASS has been chosen by some of the most respected bassists in the world including Abraham Laboriel, Bakithi Kumalo, Nathan East, and Billy Sheehan.