There's no doubting the visual appeal of the flamed maple on these Kala ukuleles. But the major contributor the the tone is the spruce top of the uke (making it very punchy).
Kevin Loh performs Jake Shimabukuro's rendition of 'While My Guitar Gently Weeps' on Good Friday at The Esplanade Concourse with his Kala Flame Maple KA-FMT Ukulele.
Kala Flame Maple Tenor Ukulele - $249.99
Construction: Solid Spruce top, Spalted Flame Maple back and sides
Tuners: Chrome die-cast sealed geared tuners with amber buttons