David Bandrowski

David Bandrowski

David Bandrowski has been a regular on the New Orleans music scene for over 25 years playing tenor banjo, 5-string banjo, and guitar in various outfits and styles over the years.  David's styles are diverse and range from New Orleans jazz, funk, rock, old time Appalachian string band music and more!

David is a Deering Banjo Company clinician and has taught workshops at Chicago's Old Town School of folk music and has given private lessons and tips to artists such as the banjo player for Mumford and Sons, Bear's Den, and more.  David has also been a contributing writer to Banjo Newsletter. He has played with Dr. John, Natalie Merchant, Donald Harrison, the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, Mike Seeger, and with band members of the Harry Connick Jr. Big Band, Fats Domino, The Allman Brothers, Merle Travis, the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, the Rebirth Brass Band, Galactic, and many other well known and lesser known entertainers. He has also composed, produced, and placed music in many commercials, films, and television programs.




Custom Deering Sierra 19-Fret Tenor: Features a tubaphone tone ring and Golden Era resonator
Custom Deering Tenbrooks Legacy: Features original Tenbrooks large V shape neck, linseed oil finish, walnut neck, burl walnut resonator