American Idol Finalist Jason Castro Plays Oscar Schmidt
Many people knew at the start of Fox TV’s hit series American Idol on April 9th, 2008, 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. The OU5 features a Hawaiian Koa top, back & sides, Abalone top inlay, a Rosewood fingerboard and bridge and Grover tuners