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 (giving it a very immediate sound).
This uke comes with a pickup, EQ and cutaway.
Musicguymic does sound sample with his Kala Flame Maple KA-FMTE-C Ukulele
Size: Tenor Cutaway
Construction: Solid Spruce top, Spalted Flame Maple back and sides
Tuners: Chrome die-cast sealed geared tuners with amber buttons