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olderisbetter - Posted - 04/03/2007:  14:43:39


on jimmie rodgers song "long tall momma blues" there is a banjo and i was just wondering if anybody knew what style of banjo is being played here.....or if its even a 5 string.


Edited by - Banjoman on 04/03/2007 14:58:58

tonehead - Posted - 04/03/2007:  14:57:27


I believe it's a plectrum banjo.



Be significant.

Banjoman - Posted - 04/03/2007:  14:58:38


It's a four string strumed in the old jazz/blues style.

Hugh
Playing since 1964

"If the banjo was any good, The Beatles would have used it."- Bill McEuen


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