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Banjos over $1,000.00

If you have $1,000 or more in your budget for a bluegrass banjo, you are in a position to buy a truly fine instrument that will last you a lifetime. Whether you are a professional, or a beginner to intermediate player who wants to play a great instrument, you are sure to find the banjo of your dreams here.

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Recording King RK-R36 Madison Resonator Banjo
Recording King RK-R36 Madison Resonator Banjo
The Recording King Madison RK-R36 is for every banjo player looking for a high-quality, great-sounding instrument that won't break the bank. The RK-R36 is built with a Mastertone-style bell brass cast tone ring and one-piece flange just like our best-selling RK-R35, but with a select mahogany resonator and neck. The 24-hook brass tension hoop allows the head to be adjusted to the perfect tension, and the nickel-plated hardware matches vintage Mastertone-style specs at a fraction of the price.
Product# RK-R36
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Gold Star GF-85 Banjo
Gold Star GF-85 Banjo
After a ten year hiatus, Gold Star banjos are back and represent quality and value more than ever. With older models fast becoming collectors items, the New GF-85's Pre-War sound and flathead design will assure it will be added to the list! Includes Deluxe Hardshell Case.
Product# GF-85
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Morgan Monroe MFB-4DX/C Appalachia Banjo
Morgan Monroe MFB-4DX/C Appalachia Banjo
A terrific bluegrass banjo from Morgan Monroe. Beautiful attention to detail and unsurpassed tone at an affordable price.
Product# MFB-4DX/C
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Gold Tone OB-250 Banjo
Gold Tone OB-250 Banjo
The OB-250 features maple binding, GT Master Planetary Tuners, 1st fret inlay, One piece curly maple veneer on the resonator, and a new gorgeous tobacco brown finish.
Product# OB-250
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Gold Tone OB-250AT Archtop Banjo
Gold Tone OB-250AT Archtop Banjo
A classic reproduction of the most famous bluegrass banjo with astonishing tone and playability - now in an archtop model. The OB has been the Gold Tone flagship banjo for 10 years and is played world wide by many pros (E.P. Bill Keith, Frank Wakefeild) and recording artists. The maple resonator is of two-tone sunburst, a feature usually found on banjos twice the price.
Product# OB-250AT
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Recording King Professional Banjo RK-R80
Recording King Professional Banjo RK-R80
The Professional resonator banjo combines classic pre-war style features and desirable modern touches to create the ultimate bluegrass banjo. This model features a mahogany resonator, mahogany neck, bound ebony fretboard, American Standard thread hardware, 20-hole tone ring and a 3-ply rim. Designed by Greg Rich, this model recalls the most supremely crafted banjos from the Golden Age of musical instruments.
Product# RK-R80
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Recording King RK-Elite-75 Banjo
Recording King RK-Elite-75 Banjo
Modeled after the original Mastertone banjos of the 1930's, the Recording King RK-Elite offers players vintage sound and handcrafted construction. Professional components like a classic Mastertone-style tone ring, true steam-bent 3-ply maple rim and nitrocellulose lacquer finish put this banjo in a category by itself. With classic design features like the vintage-style double-cut Recording King peghead and custom Flying Eagle-style peghead and fretboard inlay, this banjo proudly carries forward the tradition of one of history's most revered instrument manufacturers.
Product# RK-Elite-75
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Recording King RK-Elite-76 Banjo
Recording King RK-Elite-76 Banjo
Modeled after the original Mastertone banjos of the 1930's, the Recording King RK-Elite offers players vintage sound and handcrafted construction. Professional components like a classic Mastertone-style tone ring, true steam-bent 3-ply maple rim and nitrocellulose lacquer finish put this banjo in a category by itself. With classic design features like the vintage-style double-cut Recording King peghead and custom Hearts & Flowers-style peghead and fretboard inlay, this banjo proudly carries forward the tradition of one of history's most revered instrument manufacturers.
Product# RK-Elite-76
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Gold Star GF100 Banjo w/ Wreath Inlays
Gold Star GF100 Banjo w/ Wreath Inlays
After a ten year hiatus, Gold Star banjos are back and represent quality and value more than ever. The GF-100 is a long awaited reissue of a very popular bluegrass banjo from the 80's. Limited Supply! Available in 3 different inlay patterns.
Product# GF-100W
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Gold Tone OB-250 Plus Banjo
Gold Tone OB-250 Plus Banjo
Gold Tone took their celebrated OB-250 and improved it dramatically by adding many unique features reserved for only the highest-quality banjos. Upgraded features include the JLS tone ring, 3-ply Canadian maple rim, curl maple neck, Gary Sosebee Cotton Mill bridge, and a deluxe TKL arched case.
Product# OB-250+
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Gold Star GF-200 Flamed Maple Banjo
Gold Star GF-200 Flamed Maple Banjo
Introducing the newest member of the Gold Star family of professional-quality banjos...the GF-200 Flamed maple sunburst! This instrument represents the culmination of years of development involving the re-issue of the legendary banjos of the late 1970's and 1980's.
Product# GF-200
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Gold Tone OB-300 Prestige Series Banjo
Gold Tone OB-300 Prestige Series Banjo
This gold plated beauty has similar features as the top-of-the-line OB500 without the metal engraving. A curly maple neck and matching curly maple/abalone binding combine for a most decorative 5 string. The sand cast bronze tone ring is used in only the best of banjos and provides a loud penetrating tone. A unique abalone/pearl truss rod cover matches the exquisite inlay throughout the banjo.
Product# OB-300
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