Gramann Openback Banjo #109

Gramann Openback Banjo #109

$ 2,000.00
When asked about his favourite instruments in the store, Justin H. gave this banjo his #2 slot!
From Bob Gramann: "I like plunky open-back banjos. These sound exactly like I want a banjo to sound. They are made with a glued-up block Walnut rim with an integral Black Locust (a very hard wood) tone ring. The block rim makes a very solid foundation for the banjo's sound and tuning. The walnut armrest can be easily detached. The neck and rim are walnut, but I have used Macassar Ebony for the fingerboard since it is the most stable, long-wearing wood I can obtain for fingerboards."
12" walnut block pot with integral Black Locust tone ring.  Fiberskyn head, nice wide neck (1 3/8" nut).
Bob Gramann is a respected luthier throughout the midatlantic region. Based in Fredericksburg, VA, he has been building guitars since 1992 (banjos a little more recently) and has been a player for over 40 years.

Subscribe to House of Musical Traditions mailing list
Email:

Join our mailing list!

Enter your e-mail address to subscribe to our Google Group mailing list (you'll receive an email asking you to confirm your subscription). Or you can visit this group to join from our Group website. If you don't already have a Google account (or gmail address), you'll be asked to create one, which is linked to the email address of your choosing.

We use this mailing list to send out announcements about workshops, concerts, sales, festivals, and other special events we host/sponsor/participate in. We don't send out more than 1 e-mail per week, and we never share or sell your contact information. We hate spam just as much as you do! We'd love to keep you in touch with what's happening at House of Musical Traditions. You always have the option to unsubscribe or change your email address.