Products tagged with 'walnut'
$4,729.00Capture the sound of Terry Baucom, nominated as the 2010 IBMA Banjo Player of the Year. Designed with Terry’s hard driving bluegrass style in mind, this incredible banjo has a slightly lighter weight -06- 20 hole Deering tone ring. Terry chose the traditional Deering neck shape because it is comfortable for the fast and accurate fretting demanded by his hard-driving playing style. Set up includes an 11/16” bridge with slightly wider string spacing and a head tuned to A. This magical banjo is loud and resonant, perfect for hard driving bluegrass music and any other style you wish to play on it! Learn More
Beautiful Exotic Walnut with Abalone & Ivoroid trim, The G.D.L. (Greg Deering Limited) banjo carries Greg’s namesake because he really enjoys the understated elegance of this model. Combining the beauty of the tone of walnut with the aesthetic elegance of the hand set abalone trim along the edges of the fingerboard and resonator sides, this banjo is more affordable while featuring the artistry and sparkle that is as beautiful as its tone.
California grown English Curly Walnut gives you the blend of crisp clear tone with a beautiful touch of sweetness. The precise hand work that goes into our upperline banjos is something rarely found in today’s fast paced world. It’s an investment you’ll be glad you made every time you play it. English Walnut provides a very bright, yet sweet sounding powerful professional banjo that has instant response and clear bell tone.Learn More
$14,239.00The Ivanhoe is a beautiful gold plated & engraved slender and fast playing banjo with a quick response that is perfect for melodic playing with a sweet yet bright tone that projects well and enhances all musical styles. Versatile and comfortable, the Ivanhoe is a favorite amongst performers who like the fast Deering neck shape and smaller sound chamber.
If you want a banjo that is as beautiful as it sounds, you will cherish having an Ivanhoe. We reserve the most highly figured walnut for the neck and rare pieces of exotic burl walnut veneer for the resonator. The beautiful burl veneer on the resonator is the same veneer as used on the inside of a Rolls Royce. The inside walls of the resonator are carved for loud and clear projection of the wonderful tone.
You'll find superb craftsmanship in every aspect of the Ivanhoe, from the triple bound peg-head to the hand-carved heel and the superbly engraved gold plated metal parts. It has an intricately pierced armrest accented with elegant floral engraving. It is a work of art that will be treasured for generations to come. With the exceptional tone, quality and feel of the neck it's more than just a show piece, it's a banjo player's dream come true. Learn More
$15,299.00An Open Back with punch! With a wider neck, and a bronze -06- tone ring providing a banjo that can be played for bluegrass or frailing, or a blend called Clawgrass, named after the style created by Mark Johnson. For modern frailing style players, who enjoy jamming in any style of music this powerful clawhammer style banjo can hold it's own with a loud, clear bell like tone normally only found in resonator banjos. Black Nickel plated and engraved, with 24 Karat Gold accents, and a hand carved heel, abalone trim and ivoroid binding this is a show piece banjo that is as stunning as the beautiful sound it creates. Learn More