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Jake Shimabukuro takes the spotlight at the Cerritos Center / OC Breeze

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Noted for his "buoyant musicianship" and "brisk proficiency" by The New York Times and named a musical "hero" by Rolling Stone, ukulele sensation Jake Shimabukuro takes the spotlight at the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts (CCPA) on Friday, November 30, 8:00 PM.

It's rare for a young musician to earn comparisons to the likes of Jimi Hendrix and Miles Davis. It's even harder to find an artist who has entirely redefined an instrument by his early 30s. But when a jaw-dropping YouTube clip of JAKE SHIMABUKURO'S performance of While My Guitar Gently Weeps went viral, the ukulele sensation's career skyrocketed, leading to collaborations with Bette Midler, Yo-Yo Ma, Ziggy Marley, and Chris Botti.

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