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Jason Castro, Finalist on “American Idol”, Plays Oscar Schmidt

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Chicago, IL, 15 April 2008. Many people knew at the start of Fox TV’s hit series American Idol on April 9th, that Jason Castro could play guitar & drums. Imagine their surprise when Jason appeared playing a ukulele on “Somewhere Over the Rainbow”! That ukulele was an Oscar Schmidt OU5, one of our top selling models.

The OU5 features a Hawaiian Koa top, back & sides, Abalone top inlay, a Rosewood fingerboard and bridge and Grover tuners and retails for $209.90.

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