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Old Time Banjo Highlights

Featured Old Time Banjo Recordings:

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Jabbour, Ken Perlman & Jim Watson, Alan - YOU CAN'T BEAT THE CLASSICS
2015 - A cornucopia of old-time Appalachian tunes that have stood the test of time well, with fiddler Jabbour, longtime clawhammer banjo cohort Perlman and singer/guitarist and longtime Red ..more... - on order, expected arrival date 03/13/15
sku: AJ-CD015 CD .. $13.95
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Cox, Mary Z. - BLUE SKY BANJO
2015 - Diverse banjoist's vocal premier finds her spanning genres from blues, bluegrass to pop, and of course old-time music! With guests Lis Williamson on vocal harmony & rhythm guitar, Lon ..more...
sku: MARY-CD2015 CD .. $14.95
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Furtado, Victor - VICTOR FURTADO
2014 - Debut from this 15-year-old oldtime banjo phenom from Front Royal, VA - with guests Nate Leath, Danny Knicely and Mark Schatz. ..more...
sku: PATUX-CD261 CD .. $14.95
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Fleck & Abigail Washburn, Bela - BELA FLECK & ABIGAIL WASHBURN
2014 - A perfect pair of banjo masters integrate their distinct talents for a "front porch"-style performance with vocals. The release is meant to accentuate the vibrant, varied nature of the ..more...
sku: ROUN-CD3626 CD .. $14.95
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Featured Old Time Banjo Books:

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ART ROSENBAUM'S OLD-TIME BANJO BOOK - FORTY-SEVEN OLD-TIME 5-STRING BANJO TUNINGS AND PICKING STYLES by Art Rosenbaum
Book/2-DVD set. Rosenbaum is one of America's foremost performers and teachers of traditional five-string banjo playing. He has a long-time interest in the myriad old-time tunings that give ..more...
sku: 02-30494DP $26.99
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SARAH ELIZABETH WOOD: ONE MAY MORNING - LYRICS, CHORDS AND BANJO TABLATURE by Sarah Elizabeth Wood
Companion book to the CD of the same name. Historical notes, lyrics, chords and meticulous banjo tablature to 17 songs from the Appalachian tradition, in a 5"x 5-1/2" spiralbound book of heavy ..more...
sku: 158-95 $15.00
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CLAWHAMMER BANJO PACK
Book/CD/DVD pack. Includes the book/CD pack "Clawhammer Cookbook" (49-118354) and the DVD "Great Banjo Lessons: Clawhammer Style" (300-DVD447), in one money-saving package. The book/CD teaches ..more...
sku: 300-646 .. list $34.95 ours $29.95
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EVERYTHING YOU WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT CLAWHAMMER BANJO by Ken Perlman
Book/2-CD set. One of the world's top players addresses nearly every aspect of the 5-string banjo style known as clawhammer or frailing. Includes fundamentals; advanced and experimental ..more...
sku: 02-99246BCD $29.95
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MORE MINSTREL BANJO - FRANK CONVERSE'S BANJO INSTRUCTOR - PERFORMANCE NOTES AND TRANSCRIPTIONS transcriptions and performance notes by Joseph Weidlich
This is the second book in this series of intabulations of music for the minstrel (Civil War-era) banjo. This particular book of music comes from "Frank Converse's Banjo Instructor, Without a ..more...
sku: 49-000258 $12.95
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DIXIELAND JAZZ BANJO - AUTHENTIC LEAD SHEETS WITH CHORD DIAGRAMS FOR TENOR & PLECTRUM BANJO arranged by Chad Johnson
New! The chord voicings in these expertly crafted arrangements were selected so the melody notes are always within reach, enabling the musician to play chord/melody style if desired.
sku: 49-123217 $14.99
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Featured Old Time Banjo Videos

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DVD - OLD-TIME BANJO CLAWHAMMER STYLE taught by Frank Lee
ALSO AVAILABLE AS A DIRECT DOWNLOAD. Frank Lee breaks down the authentic Round Peak clawhammer style and teaches you great traditional tunes and the elements that make his playing stand out. He ..more...
sku: 300-DVD236 .. list $29.95 ours $26.95
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DVD - ELEMENTS OF CLAWHAMMER BANJO: A LESSON WITH CHRIS COOLE
ALSO AVAILABLE AS A DIRECT DOWNLOAD. Chris presents an in-depth exploration of his own trademark style of clawhammer playing. Through a series of exercises and tradtional tunes he builds a ..more...
sku: 688-DVD2 .. list $29.95 ours $26.95
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DVD - PICK UP YOUR BANJO & PLAY: CLAWHAMMER BANJO INSTRUCTION taught by Bob Carlin
Clawhammer technique not only works within a group setting, but also sounds good by itself and functions well as an accompaniment to singing. Learn how to hold the banjo, the right hand and ..more...
sku: GOLDT-DVD101 .. list $19.99 ours $18.00
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DVD - CLAWHAMMER BANJO - THE BASICS AND BEYOND taught by David Holt
ALSO AVAILABLE AS A DIRECT DOWNLOAD. Want to play clawhammer banjo? David gets you started in the simplest way with an open G chord and the loping "bum-diddy" rhythm that's at the heart of this ..more...
sku: 300-DVD442 .. list $29.95 ours $26.95
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DVD - GREAT BANJO LESSONS: CLAWHAMMER STYLE
The eight lessons on this DVD represent clawhammer instruction at its best, chosen to give learning players new techniques, tunes and musical insights. The lessons start at a beginner level ..more...
sku: 300-DVD447 .. list $19.95 ours $17.95
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DVD - ZEN BANJO: METHOD & MINDFULNESS - A COMPLETE GUIDE TO CLAWHAMMER BANJO, FROM BEGINNER TO SUPER-ADVANCED with Steve Baughman & Rev. Heng Sure
"Can a simple drum-on-a-stick be both an instrument for high-energy dance music and a tool for contemplation? In this holistic course, we show you that it can." Learn 12 tunes in note-by-note ..more...
sku: OLS-DVD3707 $22.45
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Here's a bunch of specially-selected stuff for the Old Time Banjo enthusiast.

Featured Old Time Banjo New Instruments:

also see our full listing of new Open Back Banjos (5-string) and our full listing of vintage and used Open Back Banjos (5-string)


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* ELDERLY INSTRUMENTS OLD TIME BANJO OUTFIT
Discover the joy of old-timey clawhammer style banjo and save yourself over $50.00. This outfit has everything you need. At the center of the package is the Rover RB-110 open-back banjo with ..more...
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DEERING GOODTIME OPENBACK BANJO STARTER PACKAGE
WITH GIGBAG, TUNER, VIDEO & ACCESSORIES - USA-made student model with 3-ply rim, Deering's traditional peghead shape and walnut bowtie fretboard inlays. - All natural finish, maple neck and 11" ..more...
sku: GOODSTART .. list $659.00 ours $549.00
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BLOOM BEVELED RIM BANJO, STANDARD STYLE 1 MODEL WITH 11.5" RIM
PRICE REDUCED, WAS $1195 - Handcrafted in Michigan. Maple pot with birdseye maple cap. The rim laminations are steam bent of select hard Maple then kiln tempered and glued with a waterproof ..more...
sku: BBRB1 $1050.00
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CEDAR MOUNTAIN BANJOS FH1 FOOTHILLS OPENBACK
MAHOGANY, SHORT SCALE, 11" RIM - Mahogany neck with ebony fretboard (1-9/32" nut), 24-3/8" scale allows either A or G tuning, fretboard scooped above 17th fret, pearl dot inlays, ebony peghead ..more...
sku: CMFH1-11MAH $2135.00
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DEERING GOODTIME OPENBACK BANJO
Student model with 3-ply rim, Deering's traditional peghead shape and walnut bowtie fretboard inlays. - All natural finish, maple neck and 11" 3-ply rim, frosted plastic head with 16 brackets, ..more...
sku: GOODTIME .. list $499.00 ours $399.00
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GOLD TONE CB-100 OPENBACK BANJO
Stained maple neck & 11" diameter rim, brass rod tone hoop, Fiberskyn head, rosewood fretboard (26-3/16" scale, 1-3/16" bone nut), Gold Tone logo & star on peghead, shooting star at 5th fret, ..more...
sku: GTCB100 .. list $919.00 ours $689.25
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GOLD TONE OT-10 10-STRING OPENBACK BANJO & CASE
Banjo innovation from Gold Tone brings 12-string guitar sound to the 5-string banjo. 1st, 2nd & 5th pairs are tuned in unison, the 3rd & 4th pairs in octaves. 9 guitar-style tuning gears ..more...
sku: GTOT10 .. list $1789.00 ours $1341.75
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GOLD TONE OT-700A A-SCALE TUBAPHONE BANJO & CASE
11" maple pot with tubaphone tone ring, 24 brackets (no bracket band), Renaissance head. Maple neck with bound ebony fretboard (shorter scale for A tuning), engraved pearl inlays, fretboard is ..more...
sku: GTOT700A .. list $1579.00 ours $1184.25
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SAGA SS10 OPENBACK BANJO
Vintage inspired design. 11" diameter rim of 3/8" maple, w/ simple brass hoop tone ring, 24 tension hook pattern, classic tailpiece and frosted Remo head. Mahogany neck w/ rosewood fingerboard, ..more... - on order, expected arrival date 03/25/15
sku: SS10 .. list $550.00 ours $385.00
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WILDWOOD TROUBADOUR WITH BRACKET BAND, SCOOPED FRETBOARD
Dark finish openback banjo, maple rim, with tubaphone tone ring and bracket band. Flame maple neck, bound ebony fretboard with bird & flower inlays, scooped above 17th fret for easy play over ..more... - on order, expected arrival date 03/27/15
sku: TROUBCUST .. list $2950.00 ours $2175.00
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Featured Old Time Banjo Accessories:

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CANADIAN 11" OPENBACK BANJO CASE
After a very, very long absence, the tweed 11" openback banjo cases are again available.
tweed 5-string openback .. sku: BCEV-5STOT $260.00
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MYBANJO THREE HEAD BANJO TUNING WRENCH
Nicely done banjo nut wrench with three heads on one tool - 1/4", 9/32", and 5/16". Sturdy and ergonomically compelling. ..more...
sku: BTW $17.65
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GUARDIAN VINTAGE 11" OPENBACK BANJO CASE
Classic styling with heavy-duty 7-ply wooden shell, arched lid, brass latches, very comfortable padded leather handle, durable black pebble-grain exterior, crushed velour lining, dual neck ..more...
sku: GVBC-5STO $125.00
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REGAL (FORMERLY NEARY) DRUM TORQUE WRENCH
Meant for precise tensioning of drum heads, it works great for banjos, too! Ensures even tension on every bracket hook. Practical and effective -- it removes the guesswork. Has an adaptor that fits over traditional nut wrenches.
sku: NDTW $45.95
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ULTIMATE BANJO CAPO
Completely hand made in Oregon by Dave Elliott. This sleek design, open sided precision banjo capo is solid brass, and adjusts easily via the good sized knob (not too big) at the bottom. The ..more...
sku: ULTBJO .. list $44.00 ours $32.99
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