For almost a decade, Octopus has been your go-to source for top-quality beginner ukuleles. Our Academy series carries on this tradition, embodying our philosophy that a musical instrument should inspire and encourage its player. Your first instrument can make all the difference, and we're here to ensure it sparks a lifelong passion.
The Academy series offers a fresh take on popular finishes from our previous models, reimagined to ignite your creativity. Dive into the world of music with the most popular instrument of the moment, backed by Octopus's unwavering commitment to quality, all at an affordable price.
- Explore the depths of your inner musician with our elegant Octopus Academy series.
- Your first chords are printed on the box, so you'll be strumming in no time!
- Soprano size, the most widely used ukulele, measuring 21 inches (53 cm) with twelve frets and a range from C4 to A5.
- Built for a lifetime of enjoyment, our ukuleles feature a classical guitar-style bridge for excellent sound and reliability.
- Geared tuning pegs make string tightening easier and ensure pitch retention.
- Fully lined side walls for stability, sound projection, and a high-quality appearance.
- Smoothed and finished edges and frets to a standard that rivals more expensive instruments.
Premium Aquila Nylgut® Strings:
- Each ukulele comes fitted with Aquila Nylgut® strings, known for their exceptional intonation and tone.
- Produced exclusively in Italy, Aquila strings are the best in the world, with enough capacity to re-string 75,000 Octopus ukuleles every day!
Free Carry Case:
- Safeguard your Octopus when not in use with the included gig bag, which doubles as a carrying case, provided free with every instrument.