Given Yagi first began his Ukulele journey at the age of 12. As time went on he began studying under Bruce Shimabukuro, Jake Shimabukuro and Benny Chong. Given has also collaborated with the Kaimuki Symphony Orchestra, and the Japanese taiko Master Kenny Endo and his taiko ensemble. Given now plays at many venues with Nā'ehu.
Ronson Asuncion first started playing Ukulele at the age of 10. From there he began his vocal studies which then led to him learning guitar. Ronson learned how to sing and play both the ukulele and guitar on his own and with the help of his family, friends, and youtube. Now at the age of 23, Ronson is successfully sharing his beautiful vocals, ukulele, and guitar playing at many venues as a solo artist and with his group Nā'ehu.
photos taken by Russ Sumida