Hand-made Fretless BanjoMy fretless banjo are based on those built be the Hicks and Glenn families of Watauga county, North Carolina. Available in the hard wood of your choice (cherry, black walnut, and/or maple) with a calf skin head.
Various options are available. Please see price list below.
You can hear a many of my banjos at my You Tube channel. View featured videos below.
$300.00 + s&h. Price includes base banjo with any of the no charge options. See details below.
The banjos have four major wooden components (top/middle/bottom hoops and neck). The banjo can be made all out of one wood or wood species can be mix among the components.
The following woods are available in a standard banjo:
Other woods are available, but may affect pricing.
The following options are available at no charge:
There is a charge for the following
The base banjo comes with hand-made friction tuners. Tuner upgrades are available.
Calf skin finish options:
Banjos come standard with unbleached natural skin. I can
provide a coffee stained finish or tye dyed finish.
Please contact me for info on paying for options.
Me and my fiddler from my old stringband:
Me and part of my old time stringband