Kala has been producing ukuleles since 2005, and has quickly become one of the most popular brands. Kala offers something for everyone; from a beginner student ukulele, like the Makala Dolphin and Shark, several step-up mid-range ukuleles to choose from, as well as Kala Elite, their high-end custom shop quality ukuleles with solid rich exotic tone woods. But that's not all, Kala covers the whole spectrum with the plastic Makala Waterman Ukulele, perfect for outdoor use. Then there is Kala's Thinbody Travel Series, Banjo-leles, U-Bass, Tenor Guitars. Sopranos, Concerts, Tenors, Baritones, Kala has all the sizes too! From the least expensive to the most, the quality is exceptional.