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japan banjos

Posted by sparkey0151 on Sunday, August 19, 2012

Just new to banjo, seen a few japan made banjos aries,sumbro just wondered are they any good ,i have an ozark at the mo but it has not got and indication of a model.

                                                                                            regards john



1 comment on “japan banjos”

Paul Gorman Says:
Monday, August 20, 2012 @8:39:16 PM

John:

The Japanese are capable of building very fine musical instruments, and many parts for banjos are made in Asia. The banjo is after all a pretty simple piece of work. A really good banjo is something else. As a beginner you probably want a learner instrument. Gold Tone is a good starting place for dependable quality fair-priced banjos and you can choose between b;ue-grass and old time- one of the first forks in the road. A good blue grass banjo will cost more than an old-time open back and the budget models will fall short of expectations but there are some really good ones out there, like the Epiphones made for Gibson.

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