New Calton 5-String Banjo DeLuxe Case Banjo 'On Hold'
New. White exterior and beautifully plush wine interior. Protect your banjo with one of the best cases around. This particular one sold but please let us know if we can order one for YOU!
1990 Deering GDL Limited Edition Banjo 'In Stock'
Exc(-) condition. Limited edition high model from Deering that shows handwork by Greg Deering.
Very high grade of Figured Walnut in resonator, showing tight burl figure. Straight grained Walnut neck. Ebony flat fingerboard and peghead overlay, showing ornate inlays in fingerboard and headstock. Deering inlaid near top of peghead; Banner with GDL engraved at 19th fret.
Very nice bindings and purflings - top and back edge of resonator have Ivoroid bindings and multiple strip of abalone below the ivoroid; Fingerboard shows same, Ivoroid main bindings with multiple strip of abalone purfling beneath the ivoroid; Peghead has multiple Ivoroid bindings showing on side and top edges, but no abalone; Heelcap is Ivoroid with abalone purflings benesth the ivoroid.
This instrument was lightly played, but just enough to put some light wear on it. Back of neck and back of resonator show normal shirt scuffing marks from handling. Frets show light-to-moderate wear, but do not need any attention (no buzzing).
$3,250.00 w/ OHC
Recent Deering Golden Eagle II Banjo 'In Stock'
VG(+) condition. 1 1/4" width at nut. 26 1/4" scale length. 13 7/8" resonator diameter. 11" top frosted medium crown head.
Maple neck and resonator stained a dark red mahogany to match. White binding on resonator. 3-ply violin-grade maple rim. Ebony fingerboard with eagle engraved inlays. Ebony nut. Fully adjustable truss rod. 22 pressed in nickel silver frets. True Tone Deering tailpiece. Planetary tuners with geared 5th string peg. Deering brass notched tension hoop. Nickel-plated hardware including 24 round hooks, bracket shoes, and 1/4" hex nuts. Eagle two-piece flange. Nickel armrest. 5/8" maple bridge with ebony top.
The Eagle II features a new innovation for Deering: the patented brass Twenty Ten Tone Ring. This makes it sound quite a bit better than some other Deering banjos you may have played, and works for both bluegrass and clawhammer/frailing. Strong mid-range with clear highs and decent lows. A great affordable banjo.
$1,395.00 w/ OHC
2014 Deering Sierra Banjo 'In Stock'
Exc (+) condition.
Maple banjo with beautiful chocolate brown color and matte finish. Resonator has single white binding on top and back edges. Flat ebony fingerboard has black binding and tasteful inlays. This is a major construction Deering banjo with the full flathead tone ring, wooden rim, and 1-piece flange Deering is known for. All nickel hardware. Deering logo at top of peghead with flourish inlaid below logo. Deering brand tuners in peghead and 5th with old semi-opague cream buttons that look like Tiffany lamp glass.
This is a solid banjo in fabulous condition. Photos coming soon.
$1,850.00 w/ OHC
Like New Deering Vega Old Tyme Wonder Banjo 'In Stock'
Like new unplayed condition. Previously-owned but no signs of player wear. This banjo is in remarkably new original condition. Nice 1/2" maple 6-ply wood rim dressed black at bottom. Flamed maple neck. Ebony flat fingerboard with dot position markers. Last few frets scalloped away for playing in the "sweet spot". Gotoh tuners with cool creamy white buttons that look like Tiffany glass. Currently set up to play, and it plays nicely.
$1,550.00 w/ OHC
c. 2000 Hatfield Celebrity Banjo 'In Stock'
Beautifully figured Maple resonator and neck. Resonator and fretboard have single cream binding. Flat rosewood fingerboard with elaborate pearl inlays and "celebrity" inlay at 21st fret. Gold hardware including Schaller tuners and D-tuners. Ebony peghead overlay with elaborate pearl inlay and Hatfield logo. Very few signs of player wear - some belt wear in back of resonator. Some lacquer chipping at top of peghead face.
Sound is a very nice professional grade - smooth but strong attack, good presence, great tone.
$3,250.00 w/ HC
New OME Tupelo 12" Rim Open-Back Banjo 'In Stock'
New. 1 5/16" width at nut.
12" Maple rim with varnish finish. Mahogany neck with ebony heelcap. Ebony flat fingerboard with small dot pearl inlays. R.R. spikes at 7th and 9th frets for capo-ing. "Antiqued" brass hardware with amber tuner buttons. 25 1/2" scale. Fretboard is "scooped out" at end for ease of playing. Bottom of pot bound with tortoise inside and out. Adjustable dowel stick construction. Renaissance head. Bone nut. Beautiful rosewood overlay on the simple-cut peghead that hearkens back to 1900 and earlier. Decorative light wood strip beneath ebony fingerboard.
$2,150.00 w/ HC
New OME Wizard - 12" Banjo 'In Stock'
New. Made in America open-back banjo from Boulder, Colorado.
Satin-finish 12" 2-ply maple rim with 26 brackets. Back of rim is capped with tortoise showing on side. Beautifully-grained South American mahogany neck. Ebony flat fingerboard with pearl dot inlays. Hardened nickel-silver frets. Side dots inlaid. Mother of pearl star inlay in peghead and fingerboard scoop. Ebony peghead veneer, heelcap and truss rod cover. Antiqued brass hardware including OME planetary tuners with amber buttons. 2-way adjustable truss rod and adjustable wood rim rod. Railroad spikes installed at 7th and 9th frets. Bone nut. Renaissance head.
New Rickard Brass Spunover Dobson 12" Open-Back Banjo 'In Stock'
New. Wonderfully handmade open-back banjo featuring a Rickard "Dobson-style" tone ring with maple insert.
Maple neck with ebony stringer. Ebony flat fingerboard with frailing "scoop" at end. Pearl diamond and stars inlay pattern with side dots inlaid. EVO frets. Bone nut. Renaissance head. Ebony peghead overlay. Premium brass hardware. Gotoh tuners with black buttons.
We just received this banjo from the builder and it has already received high compliments from our local players. We love listening to people test it out in the store. Fine workmanship and VERY fine tone. Our banjo tech Emily Emmons can't stop playing it. She says it sounds "sparkly" like it has "built in tunes".
$2,150.00 w/ OHC
White Mountain 11" Open-Back Banjo 'In Stock'
Exc.(++) Condition. There are just a couple of very, very light touches on the back of the neck, and the back of the rim. Banjo has had recent professional set-up and "no-knot" tailpiece installed.
8-piece matched Maple rim. Very nice wooden binding/marquetry along the edge of the rim. Mahogany neck multiple bound with white/black/rosewood. Flat Ebony fretboard with pearl inlays. Ebony peghead overlay with 2-ply binding and White Mountain decal/truss rod cover and pearl inlay. Donut "resonator" with Whyte Ladie tonering.
This banjo is playing and sounding very good. Comes with great fitting hard case.