Mudcat Café Message Lyrics & Knowledge Personal Pages Record Shop Auction Links Radio & Media Kids Membership Help
The Mudcat Cafeawe

User Name Thread Name Subject Posted
Luke The Makings of a Great Banjo (58* d) RE: The Makings of a Great Banjo 01 Dec 00


I don't know the model but it's maple with a moon on the headstock. It's a large pot maple also. Nothin fancy otherwize. fiberskin head hmmm I think it's your basic banjo. It has a very warm tone and works great for all kinds of tunes. Great for playing with just a fiddler or accompanying songs. Love the way it slurs notes together when I slide around on it. Many warm harmonics . It sounds like you are getting a great one. I wish you lots of great hours of discovery and friendship with your new musical pal. be careful though, they say "if you keep pickin' it, it will never heal". Thats been the case with me.


Post to this Thread -

Back to the Main Forum Page

By clicking on the User Name, you will requery the forum for that user. You will see everything that he or she has posted with that Mudcat name.

By clicking on the Thread Name, you will be sent to the Forum on that thread as if you selected it from the main Mudcat Forum page.
   * Click on the linked number with * to view the thread split into pages (click "d" for chronologically descending).

By clicking on the Subject, you will also go to the thread as if you selected it from the original Forum page, but also go directly to that particular message.

By clicking on the Date (Posted), you will dig out every message posted that day.

Try it all, you will see.