Songwriter, musician, producer
Jody Kamisato is the owner of Ukulele Hale, a `ukulele studio in Honolulu that has produced some of Hawaiiʼs greatest rising stars. Many of his students have gone on to win international and statewide talent competitions including the dynamic duo Honoka & Azita.
Jody is also a member of the group Heart & Soul. His debut album entitled Take it Easy was the recipient of the 15th Annual Hawaii Music Award for Island Contemporary and was nominated for 2 Nā Hoku Hanohano Awards – Most Promising Artist & Contemporary Album of the Year. He was recently featured on the Island Style Ukulele Volume 2 album, which received the 2015 Nā Hoku Hanohano Award for Compilation Album of the Year.
Currently, you can find Kamisato performing with Heart & Soul twice a week at Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa in itʼs signature show the Starlit Hui and mentoring his ʻukulele protégés Honoka & Azita.
Jody Kamisato is more than just a `ukulele instructor, entertainer, and owner of Ukulele Hale, but a true ambassador of the Aloha spirit.