THIS AUCTION HAS BEEN COMPLETED.
Winning Bid: $2,610
The Oregon Charity Banjo is entirely one-of-a-kind, made with a Honey Amber neck bearing the shape of Oregon proudly on the peghead. With pearloid inlays of gold set into the Midnight Maple fingerboard and deep blue maple rim and resonator, this banjo shares the beauty of the great state of Oregon.
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 All Hands Raised is an incredible Oregon based non-profit who believe that transforming children into educated, independent adults is the job of the entire community. That is why, with a focus on racial equity, they relentlessly and systematically connect their community's diverse assets, with the explicit goal of working in new ways together to improve kids' success inside and outside of school. Through seven focused areas, that span cradle to career, All Hands Raised is working to improve the lives of the 220,463 young people aged 0-24 in Multnomah County; and in turn the economic vitality of the region.
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