Fretless banjo with nylon strings, built by David Prat of Barcelona, Spain. I love raw brass on banjos…
Kraken-themed fretless banjo, custom built by Jason Romero for Alaskan Old Time musician Carter Bancroft.
Late 1880’s Fairbanks & Cole Imperial. Note the interesting extended fretboard and beautiful inlay work.
Gourd Banjo #45 built by Nate Calkins for banjoist Noah Cline. Maple neck, 9” canteen gourd, goatskin head, and boxwood tuning pegs. Click here for a video of the banjer in action!
Kevin Enoch Marquetry Banjo. Custom built for Los Angeles old time musician David Bragger. 12-inch pot with a tubaphone tone ring.
A custom made Eric Prust Minstrel banjo with raw brass hardware from Bill Rickard. Purchased “in the white” and finished by Nick Bachman and Rick Hocutt. Lightly flamed maple neck and a big 13” oak pot.