Musician, Writer, Mentor, Producer, Minister, Ukulele, & Guitar Instructor
Getting to know Jonah Davis:
Recording artist, musician, producer, ‘ukulele & Guitar instructor, Artist, mentor, Hawaiian Musician, and world music educator.
Jonah Davis is the owner of A’o ʻUkulele Productions and music instructor for Na Maka ʻO Puʻuwai Aloha Performing Artʻs Studio ‘Ukulele & Guitar program.
Performing internationally and around the United States as an artist or as an ʻukulele teacher, Jonah enjoys sharing his love for the ʻukulele and music with any who wants to join him.
Jonah can be found regularly teaching students across Hawai’i and around the world. Known for his technical and rhythmic strums and advanced improvisational solos, Jonah has become one of Hawaii’s most sought after ‘Ukulele instructors and Hawaiian music educators. Students who have experienced Jonahʻs teaching love his laid back and lighthearted approach to teaching that takes the sting off learning. Jonah is a decorated instructor and mentor whose students have not only won international ‘ukulele competitions but have gone on to become recording artists and musicians in their own respective fields of music. It is rare to find a musician and an exceptional teacher in the same person who has the ability to communicate the most intricate of techniques and make it attainable even for the absolute beginner ʻukulele player.
Over the years Jonah has had the privilege of teaching ukulele to people locally and from around the world. Having taught ukulele in public schools, in College Foreign Exchange Programs, in hotels as a part of the Hawaiian Activities Departments, at the KoAloha Ukulele Factory to the many ukulele visitors, performers, and enthusiasts that visit, ukulele instructors and players from all parts of the globe, also with various local community programs and public events. Jonah enjoys sharing the ukulele with anyone who wants to learn and enjoy an authentic Hawaiian experience.
As a Hawaiian musician formerly of the band’s Ka’ena, Tropic50, and currently performing as a solo artist. Starting his music career with friends who would later become the band Ka’ena and with their self entitled album, produced their first hit called “You Say” in which Jonah co-wrote. The song went on to become an Island favorite along with a christian song called “He’s The Only Reason” which was also featured on the Ka’ena album.
In 2015 Jonah released an E.P. as one half of the duo Tropic50 and currently is working on a solo project that he hopes to release in the near future. Aside from being a musician and music teacher, Today, Jonah is also an Ordained Minister and has been privileged to have served in multiple ministries. Over the years he has enjoyed being able to serve people and making new friends along the way.
Producing albums for others, including his students, Jonah is excited to release his very first solo project that will be released very soon in 2023!
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