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Bluegrass Banjo Highlights

Featured Bluegrass Banjo Recordings:

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Munde & Billy Bright, Alan - BRIGHT MUNDE
2014 - A baker's dozen of banjo-mandolin duets! With 5-string luminary Munde and his neighbor and Two High Stringband bandmate Bright. Ten original tunes plus "Jaybird," "Who Killed the ..more...
sku: MCR-CD004 CD .. $14.95
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Various artists - THE PATUXENT BANJO PROJECT
2014 - 2 CDs, a five-string blowout from Maryland's top-shelf indie bluegrass label! "The Best of Washington DC, Baltimore MD, Northern VA and Southern PA," 40 tracks featuring bluegrass ..more...
sku: PATUX-CD250 CD .. $16.95
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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 Bluegrass Banjo Books:

also see our full listing of Bluegrass Banjo General Methods books


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JUST FOR FUN: CLASSIC ROCK BANJO - 12 SONGS FROM ARTISTS THAT DEFINED THE GENRE
Finally, the other fretted instruments are getting some attention! This series for guitar, ukulele, mandolin and banjo covers sets of genres as varied as easy rock to swing. Books within a set ..more...
sku: 20-42692 $14.99
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MORE EASY BANJO SOLOS FOR 5-STRING BANJO, 2ND EDITION - HAL LEONARD BANJO METHOD by Mac Robertson
Book with online audio. Play 5-string banjo arrangements of your favorite songs from Flatt & Scruggs, Hank Williams, Steve Martin, Bill Monroe, Carolina Chocolate Drops and more. 16 Songs are ..more...
sku: 49-114599 $14.99
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FOLK/ROCK HITS BANJO PLAY-ALONG, VOL. 3
Book/CD pack. Learn your favorite songs quickly and easily! Follow the tab, listen to the CD, then play along with the separate backing tracks. The CD is playable on any CD player and is ..more...
sku: 49-119867 $14.99
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HAL LEONARD FOLK BANJO METHOD by Michael Bremer
New! Book with online audio. Designed for anyone just learning to play folk-style 5-string banjo. You'll learn enough chords, strums, techniques and picking patterns to play a few thousand songs, plus you'll know the basics so you'll be ready to move on to any number of advanced techniques.
sku: 49-123219 $14.99
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BANJO SONGBOOK by Tony Trischka
A fantastic combination of instruction, songs, and history. Over 75 tunes in tab, including transcribed solos from top players like Earl Scruggs, Allen Shelton, Sonny Osborne, and others. ..more...
sku: 01-000197 $19.99
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ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS: BANJO by Bill Evans
Book/CD pack. The complete guide to playing the banjo, using clear pictures and illustrations for every step! Covers stringing and holding the banjo, tuning; the G, D7 and C chords; playing ..more...
sku: 01-986403 $12.99
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COMPLETE BANJO BOOK by Neil Griffin
Comprehensive book for 5-string banjo that contains 139 solos in notation and tablature. Reflects both modern Scruggs and melodic/chromatic stylings. 184 pp. ..more...
sku: 02-93723 $22.99
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OLD-TIME CHRISTMAS BANJO PLAY-ALONG, VOL. 4
Book/CD pack. Learn your favorite songs quickly and easily! Follow the tab, listen to the CD, then play along with the separate backing tracks. The CD is playable on any CD player and is ..more...
sku: 49-119889 $14.99
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Featured Bluegrass Banjo Videos

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DVD - THE COMPLETE 5-STRING BANJO PLAYER - THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO BLUEGRASS BANJO by Tony Trischka
Tony covers everything from holding the banjo to melodic style and standard bluegrss repertoire. In over an hour of banjo instruction he teaches: the G chord, alternating thumb roll, forward ..more... - available as a special order -- normally ships within 7-10 days
sku: 01-DVD10802 .. list $29.95 ours $26.95
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DVD - CLASSIC BLUEGRASS BANJO SOLOS taught by Tony Trischka
ALSO AVAILABLE AS A DIRECT DOWNLOAD. Tony teaches 11 classic pieces note-for-note, just as they were played by some of the greatest players in the history of the instrument. Learning these ..more...
sku: 300-DVD18 .. list $29.95 ours $26.95
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DVD - SAMMY SHELOR: A DEMONSTRATION AND ANALYSIS OF AN AWARD-WINNING STYLE
We can order this for you or you can DOWNLOAD IT NOW! Just click one of the download links below. Several songs are presented in split-screen format, showing both of Sammy's hands ..more...
sku: 405-DVD3 $30.00
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DVD - BLUEGRASS BANJO METHOD, BOOK ONE
Accompanying DVD to Jack Hatfield's book. Demonstrates all songs and exercises at a slow tempo, with closeups of both the left and right hands. Performed by Kelly Bogan. ..more...
sku: 201-DVD1 $10.00
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DVD - BANJO BACKUP FOR FIDDLE TUNES taught by Casey Henry & Murphy Henry, with Megan Lynch on fiddle
Playing backup to a fiddle is one of the .funnest. things a banjo player can do! No pressure you just hang around in the background doing simple roll patterns. But what rolls do you use? Did ..more...
sku: 285-DVD169 $29.95
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DVD - BLUEGRASS BANJO FAVORITES - DEVELOP YOUR SKILLS WITH 8 ESSENTIAL JAM TUNES taught by Bill Evans
ALSO AVAILABLE AS A DIRECT DOWNLOAD. Learn eight must-know jam session instrumentals: "Jesse James," "John Hardy," "Foggy Mountain Breakdown," "Clinch Mt. Backstep," "Old Joe Clark," "Salt ..more...
sku: 300-DVD437 .. list $29.95 ours $26.95
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Here's a bunch of specially-selected stuff for the Bluegrass Banjo enthusiast.

Featured Bluegrass Banjo New Instruments:

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


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* ELDERLY INSTRUMENTS BLUEGRASS BANJO OUTFIT
Get started on classic bluegrass style banjo and save yourself over $70.00. This outfit has everything you need. At the center of the package is the Rover RB-115 resonator banjo with multi-ply ..more...
sku: DEAL5 $499.00
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HUBER "WORKHORSE" RESONATOR BANJO & ECONOMY CASE
MAHOGANY - A simplified professional grade banjo that delivers and does not break your bank account. All components are made to standard Huber specifications. The heart of the banjo is the Sims ..more...
mahogany .. sku: HWRB1-MAHOGANY $2499.00
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STELLING CRUSADER WITH OLD WOOD RIM & CASE
Mahogany neck & resonator, Stelling patented wedge-fit tone ring. Special features include a new peghead design, a slightly longer scale for more power (26.428" vs. 26.25"), and a straight nut ..more...
sku: CRUSADER .. list $5250.00 ours $4200.00
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FENDER® FB-300 BANJO VALUE PACK
A super value for the beginner. Includes the Fender FB-300 banjo, gigbag, electronic tuner, strap, picks, an extra set of strings and instructional materials by Hal Leonard. Banjo features ..more...
sku: FB300 $349.99
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GOLD STAR GF-100FE "FLYING EAGLE" RESONATOR BANJO & CASE
Long awaited reissue of a very popular bluegrass banjo from the 80's. Features include select mahogany neck and resonator, 3-ply rock maple rim w/ sand cast bell bronze flathead tone ring, ..more...
sku: GF100FE .. list $2395.00 ours $1675.00
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NECHVILLE PHANTOM BANJO & CASE
MAHOGANY MIDNIGHT GALAXY MODEL - Nechville's unique Heli-Mount pot design plus a tunneled 5th string - tune all 5 strings at the headstock! Mahogany neck and resonator, ebony fretboard ..more...
sku: NMPHANGAL .. list $4750.00 ours $4275.00
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WILDWOOD PARAGON RESONATOR BANJO & CASE, FLAME MAPLE
Fancy flame maple neck and resonator (dark stained finish), bound ebony fretboard with ornate pearl inlay pattern, flathead tone ring, one-piece cast zinc flange, resonator & neck bound in ..more...
sku: PARAGON .. list $3745.00 ours $2800.00
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RECORDING KING MADISON
RESONATOR BANJO - Great economical bluegrass banjo features a very nicely designed, specially shaped 11" diameter 3-ply maple rim that requires no tone ring, but yields a very fine sound; if ..more...
sku: RKRB25 .. list $934.00 ours $699.00
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BISHLINE SALTY DOG & CASE
Mahogany neck with quilted mahogany resonator, tortoise binding, gloss finish, 3-ply maple rim with Bishline tone ring, nickel hardware. Ebony fretboard with dot and dogbone inlays, pearl hound ..more...
sku: SALTY $3295.00
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DEERING SIERRA BANJO & CASE, MAHOGANY with KAVANJO PICKUP
Kavanjo system is a humbucker mounted directly in the head. For loud feedback-free amplification without a preamp. Jack mounted in flange. - Mahogany neck & resonator, white binding, satin ..more... - on order, expected arrival date 12/05/14
Mahogany .. sku: SIERRAKAV-MAH .. list $3104.00 ours $2795.00
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DEERING SIERRA MAPLE BANJO & CASE
Maple version of the popular Sierra. Priced the same as the original mahogany!
sku: SIERRAMPL .. list $2794.00 ours $2289.00
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Featured Bluegrass Banjo Accessories:

also see our full listing of Banjo Parts


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CALTON DELUXE BANJO CASE - GIBSON 5-STRING RESONATOR BANJO
Calton cases have been unavailable for the past few years, but 2013 marks the beginning in a new chapter for these very highly respected cases. Now produced here in the USA, in Austin, Texas; ..more...
sku: CBC1
white w/blue $825.00 buy
black w/silver $825.00 buy
grey w/black $825.00 buy


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EMG ACB BANJO PICKUP & PREAMP WITH VOLUME CONTROL
This garnered much buzz from folks at IBMA 2012.
sku: ACB .. list $329.99 ours $229.00
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GOLD TONE ULTIMATE BANJO MUTE
Great new mute - slides onto bridge below strings and doesn't fall off !!
sku: BA74 .. list $17.00 ours $13.50
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STRAIGHT LINE TAILPIECE, NICKEL
Spreads the strings out to pull straight from the tailpiece to the bridge, nickel plated. ..more... - on order, expected arrival date unknown
sku: BA77 .. list $41.00 ours $36.90
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GUARDIAN BASIC ARCHTOP RESONATOR BANJO CASE
Classic 3-ply shaped shell, arched top, which greatly increases strength, plush padded interior, 4 latches (one locking), accessory box and durable handle. Sized to fit most resonator banjos ..more...
sku: BCG18-5STR $75.00
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B & G GUITARS STRAPILLOW SHOULDER CUSHION FOR INSTRUMENT STRAPS, BROWN & BLACK
ELIMINATE THE DISCOMFORT THAT CAN COME WITH STRAPPING ON AN INSTRUMENT - Incredibly simple, effective design. Just slip the thickly padded, tubular Strapillow over any existing strap (up to ..more...
sku: BGSP-BBK $39.99
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LITTLE MOUNTAIN MUSIC BANJOMATE TONE ENHANCER FOR RESONATOR BANJO
ORIGINAL ALL BRASS VERSION - Increases volume, enhances different tonal qualities and installs in minutes without any tools. Mounts on the inside back surface of your resonator with a supplied ..more...
sku: BMTE $19.95
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FARQUHAR BANJO PICK POUCH
Handmade leather pouch that attaches to a tension hook on your banjo. Holds several sets of banjo (or other) picks.
sku: BPP2 $15.00
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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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DRUM DIAL BANJO HEAD TENSION METER
Measures banjo head tension directly from the head for accurate tap-tuning. Sits on the head, large easy-to-read dial. Included edge guide ensures that it is always the same distance from the ..more...
sku: DDIAL .. list $99.00 ours $62.50
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EARL'S SUSPENDER CAPO
A new approach to a 5th string capo for your banjo. Requires no drilling or installation, just place one end of the capo on the edge opposite the 5th string, stretch the elastic behind the ..more...
sku: ESC $15.00
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HATFIELD BANJO PICKUP
Available again! Jack Hatfield has redesigned the famous Gerald Jones Acoustic Plus banjo pickup, known to produce a very natural amplified sound. Magnetic coil/inductor strip design. Mounts on ..more...
sku: HATPUP $100.00
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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. So simple, even a banjo player can use it.
sku: NDTW $45.95
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NATIONAL NP2 NICKEL SILVER FINGER PICKS, SET OF FOUR
Reproduction of the original National NP2, 1930 patent #1787136 fingerpicks. The proper contours and smoothly finished in .025 gauge. Just the way you remember them. Made in the USA. ..more...
sku: NP2 $8.60
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buy 2 for $7.65 each.
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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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