Barnes & Mullins 5 String Banjo Troubadour Model

£699

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SKU: BJ500M Category:

Description

The Barnes & Mullins ‘Troubadour’ is a superb burled maple 5 string banjo named after the monthly music publication ‘The Troubadour’ issued and created by Mr Bowley Barnes and Albert Mullins beginning in their music-hall heyday of 1895.

Along with Barnes & Mullins’ banjo-specific title ‘The Jo’, the Troubadour represented the cutting edge of contemporary music news, comment and transcription.

Specification:

Style: 5 String ‘G’ Banjo

Neck: Hard Maple

Resonator: Figured, Burl Maple

Fingerboard: Ovengkol

Rim: Maple

Bracket Qty: 24

Flange: Flat

Tone Ring: Rolled Brass

Hardware: Antique Gold

Head: Remo Vellum

Machineheads: Geared, Planetary Style