“Mark and his team at Analysis-Plus are doing something extraordinary for musicians everywhere. I am so grateful for their groundbreaking efforts in the way we listen to music and hear our instrument.
I have been an Analysis-Plus fan for years now. The first time I used their cable with my ukulele, I couldn’t believe my ears. It completely transformed the way my instrument sounded though the piezo pick-up. There was an incredibly smooth and rich quality to the tone that I had never heard before. All of the “electronic” nuances completely disappeared and I just heard the instrument.
Thank you to Analysis-Plus for inspiring artists all over the world by allowing us to feel that much closer to our instrument.” – Aloha, Jake
Jake’s collaborations and special projects are varied. Jake is featured on Ziggy Marley’s Grammy-Award winning Love is My Religion, as well as on three CDs and two DVDs by Jimmy Buffett and The Coral Reefer Band. Jake’s work with Jimmy also led to his contributions to the soundtrack of the Buffett-produced film, Hoot. He’s toured with Bela Fleck & the Flecktones, he recently collaborated with Yo-Yo Ma on the Grammy-Award winning cellist’s album Song’s of Joy & Peace, worked with Cyndi Lauper. Jake’s score for the hit Japanese independent film HULA GIRLS was Japan’s official entry to the 2007 Academy Awards Best Foreign Film category and also won four Japanese Academy Awards the same year including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay and Best Supporting Actress. Jake is recognized as the world’s top ukulele player – view the videos above and see why.