Sites of artisans who build banjos.
The source for the tone rings endorsed by J.D. Crowe and traditional bluegrass banjo pickers. Product, photos, history, testimonials, music, links, ordering and contact information.
Hand-made banjo and unique wood works by Matt Jones, operating out of Ft. Collins, Colorado. Photos, contact information and a skateboard.
Handmade banjos by Tom Cussen in Ireland. Information on instruments, prices and tuition.
Builder of traditional instruments. History, etymology, historical photos, links and banjers.
A small builder of custom 5-string open-back and resonator banjos. They also do custom inlay work and sell a "travel" banjo.
Pictures, product descriptions, accessories, audio samples, custom work, FAQ, and ordering information.
Makers of professional bluegrass banjos and the Z bridge. Pioneers in the use of submerged old growth timber in stringed instruments.
Creating an instrument designed for clawhammer playing, embracing the aesthetics of the great banjo makers of the early 20th century, with options for custom mother-of-pearl inlays and heel carving.
Handmade clawhammer and Irish banjos by Marty Spencer. Product descriptions, photographs and audio clips.
Old-time handmade fretless five-string banjos. Ralph Geiger makes banjos in the folk tradition using traditional methods and materials.
Titusville, Florida-based business. Hand crafted banjos. Pictures, descriptions, and prices.
Handmade, fretless gourd banjos made by Patrick Loafman.
Reproductions of nineteenth-century fretless minstrel banjos such as those made by Sweeny, Boucher, Stichter and Ashborn. Includes biography of maker, instrument details, history, videos and photos.
Interview with a builder-player of nineteenth-century-style gourd and minstrel banjos. Biographical information, photos, prices, ordering and contact information.
These banjo bridges are handmade by Mike Smith from hard rock maple recovered from the bottom of Lake Superior and surrounding rivers. Also, bridges, capos, ordering and contact information.
Manufacturers of the "Heli-mount" acoustic banjos and several electric ones. Photos, download, testimonials, accessories, pictures, and ordering information.
Manufacturer of bluegrass, jazz, and folk banjos. Specifications, pictures, and contact information.
Custom banjos built to order, specializing in 5-string bluegrass resonator banjos and open back 5-string dowel banjos. Tips on banjo set-up, getting started, installing 5th string railroad spikes, plus links.
Artisan hand-carved, custom-made banjos created by Bob Anderson who works from original sketches, photos, or an idea. Biography, photos, friends and links.
handmade, open-back banjos using a new banjo rim design
Handcrafted banjos made in Afton, Virginia. Pictures, details, pricing, ordering and dealer information.
Models in both open-back and bluegrass banjos. Pictures, descriptions, and construction details.
Maker, restoration, parts and repairs. Includes maker biography, instrument description, service details, and contact information.
Description and pictures of a homemade banjo made from spare parts and xray film. Music videos using this banjo.
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