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Some photos of a recently aquired Presentation JE Dallas,serial number #6886.Jody Stecher has a very similar instrument.It plays and sounds amazingly well,with a high neck angle and all the banjo…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Dave Houle Dec 5, 2012.
I recently purchased an all metal Riley Baker zither banjo.Vic Godley,who i bought it from,aquired it in the 1970s from Tony,the grandson of the original owner,Miss May Darrell,of 224 Hanover st…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by skip sail Nov 15, 2012.
Thought folks might like to see a couple of photos of my barn find 1906 WL.10 and 3/4 pot,thin rim,26 scale ,Consalvi engraved.Not played since 1914,stored in the original case since then,near…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by thereallyniceman Nov 7, 2012.
Finally got my 3 Washburns up and running,two are 12" Presentation models(one a custom order with all the trimmings) and the smaller one is a special model that doesnt correspond to anything in the…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Jody Stecher Oct 30, 2012.
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I picked up a beautiful Washburn Presentation model today,unfortunately with a plastic head,but once i can find the right 12" skin head ,an original tailpiece,and some original friction tuners,I will report more on it,meanwhile heres a photo…Continue
Posted on March 30, 2012 at 13:33
first time posting,so i may mess this up!
some of the most beautiful english banjos i have seen are the ones made by Temlett and his son.i have owned a few,one of which i traded with bob brozman(he used it on a recent album,playing a blues piece!)
I will try and post some photos of a couple i kept,hope i can figure it out.…Continue
Posted on March 8, 2012 at 21:55 — 7 Comments