Sad news. John King passed away on April 3rd at the age of 55. If you were not familiar with King, take a look at the video below. He played many classical pieces in a very unique style on a tiny ‘ukulele.
His obituary can be found here: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/27/arts/music/27king.html?_r=1&emc=eta1