Banjo Hangout Logo
Banjo Hangout Logo

Premier Sponsors

Banjo Lovers Online

"Modal (Sawmill) Clawhammer Tune"
October 2013 Banjo Challenge

Number of Entries: 58

About this Banjo Challenge:

Entries in this challenge must be played in clawhammer/old-time-style in G Modal (sawmill) tuning (gDGCD). "Mountain minor tuning" is used for many old-time favorites like "Shady Grove", "Pretty Polly" and "Little Sadie".

Prizes: 1st prize is beautiful curly maple Boucher style minstrel banjo from Bell & Son Banjos. 2nd place gets a quick-release strap from Morgan Monroe, Shubb capo from Elderly Instruments, plus 5 sets of strings, a headstock tuner, a Pro Winder and a headstand from D'Addario. 3rd place gets a Lakota Leathers strap and a myBanjo 3-way key wrench.

First Place Entry - submitted by blanham

Second Place Entry - submitted by ChuckJo

Third Place Entry - submitted by guywolff

Hide these ads: join the Players Union!

Hangout Network Help

View All Topics  |  View Categories