THIS AUCTION HAS BEEN COMPLETED.
Winning Bid: $1,810
The Washington State Charity Banjo is entirely one-of-a-kind, made with a deep black neck bearing the shape of Washington proudly on the peghead. With pearloid inlays of green set into the Midnight Maple fingerboard, and Evergreen resonator this banjo is truly for the lush state of Washington.
The drum head of the banjo is personally signed by Mumford & Sons with a personal message from the band.
Based on the Deering Artisan Goodtime Two this banjo has a resonator back for projection, and a violin grade maple rim that gives it a bright and clear tone. Designed and built by Deering Banjos at their factory in Spring Valley, California specifically for this auction.
The stunning Artisan Goodtime banjos embody Greg Deering’s lifelong vision for the Deering Banjo Company – to make the best sounding, playing, looking, and best value U.S.A. made banjo that he possibly could. It is a never-ending quest that Deering pursues every single day.
The Charity this auction will benefit is Holly Ridge Center is a charity with the mission to enable children and adults with differing abilities to reach their fullest potential. They are creating a positive and lasting impact on the community. Their Adult Employment Services Program is a vocational rehabilitation program that provides job training, job placement, and supported employment to adults with differing abilities
Has a clear and bright sound of maple. Easy to play with clarity of note separation.
g,D,G,B,D in standard G tuning
Can easily be tuned in other tunings as well.
Also comes with a Deering Gig Bag Case
The trust and pride we share in our product gives us the confidence to grant every owner of a Goodtime banjo a 6 year warranty ensuring the quality of our materials and workmanship.
*Custom and Duty fees paid by recipient