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“My name is Paolo Bianchi, I am an italian Luthier graduated in the School of Luthiery in Milan


The M° luthier Paolo Bianchi started a campaign on Kickstarter website, because he needed to collect some money to officialy start his brand WAIZ.
The rewards helped Paolo to start his brand new project.

campaign-on-kickstarter Why a campaign on KICKSTARTER?

Kickstarter is a crowdfunding platform: anyone can present their creations there

Thanks to this web all people around the world can help the project creator to increase the opportunities to get known and to realize his dreams and can directly support his project just through a donation.
Each campaign offers rewards that the supporter can choose and recieve at home once the champaign is ended.
The dream of Paolo was just presenting WAIZ banjo ukulele and its rewards to the supporters he could have offered the opportunity to let musicians and music lovers to have a unique plucked instrument and financing WAIZ Project too.

The Kickstarter campaign began the 1st of April 2020 and ended succesfully the 25th of April with a huge success

Paolo promoted also rewards such as keychains, piezo-systems and T-shirts.

tshirt pencilcases keychains

What is a banjo ukuelele?


Banjo ukulele is a four stringed plucked instrument

This plucked instrument has a powerful and bright sound enhanced by the fish leather of which its soundboard is made of.

This banjolele design is inspired from mountain banjo, a special type of banjo, and it is built in two pieces, with a neckthrough body.

Strengths of banjo ukulele:
light mass and sweet sound of banjolele makes this musical instrument special and unique in its musical instruments category.

Paolo Bianchi chooses to construct the Banjo ukulele the subject of its promotional campaign, because of its main characteristics:

    powerful-sound POWERFUL SOUND:
    the Waiz Banjo Ukulele’s sound is loud, more than the usual ukulele. However, it mantains its tipical sweet sound, especially if it is played with fingertips.

    strenght STRENGTH:
    Waiz Banjo Ukulele is a very strong musical instrument. It is built in two 18 mm thick chunks of spanish cedar, which is a very stable type of wood, and in a fish leather soundboard, which provides resistance.

    unique-design UNIQUE DESIGN:
    the aesthetic of the Banjo Ukulele is unique and simple, aiming at having a light and comfortable instrument.

    precision and accuracy are on of the main drivers in creating each instrument. top-quality
    Paolo Bianchi selects the best materials at my disposal.

    Paolo Bianchi becomes efficient in making Waiz Banjo Ukuleles. economic-price
    Hence, the luthier is able to keep low price, making each instrument more affordable.

    WAIZ is on Reverb shop
    Click on link below


    art-of-luthiery There are many ways to practice the craft of Lutherie

    Master Luthier Paolo Bianchi cooperates together with well-known italian professionals in Lutherie as Liuteria Cocopelli


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