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Four String Banjos - Tenor Banjos

Four string banjos tend to be favored by jazz and Dixie land musicians. They are usually played with a flat pick, and so are often also called a "Plectrum" banjo. Eddie Peabody was possibly the greatest exponent of the plectrum banjo style in the early to mid twentieth century. Another type of four-string banjo is the Tenor banjo. The tenor banjo is also played with a pick, but generally has a shorter neck than a Plectrum, with typically 19 frets versus 22 on a plectrum banjo.

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Rover RB-20T Student Tenor Banjo
Rover RB-20T Student Tenor Banjo
Every Dixieland Jazz Band needs a 4-string tenor banjo--it's the foundation of the rhythm. If you're starting to learn the tenor, your best choice for a first instrument is the RB-20T by Rover. The modern composite rim with open-back construction makes for a lightweight, easily-portable banjo that sounds great and looks even better! The neck is small and perfectly shaped. The frets are carefully rounded to ensure the lowest, easiest action. It's the perfect student instrument at the perfect price--the new RB-20T from Rover!
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Rover RB-25T Student Tenor Banjo
Rover RB-25T Student Tenor Banjo
Players of the four-string tenor banjo have few choices when it comes to quality student instruments. Rover has filled the gap with a moderately-priced tenor with a host of professional features--the new model RB-25T. A slim, fast neck lets you play just like the Pros, and a resonator with all the professional features gives you volume and carrying power to spare. The lightweight composite rim is an important modern improvement that provides a tone like no other banjo at or near this price point. We believe the Rover RB-25T will make the tenor banjo more popular than ever!
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Gold Tone Cripple Creek Plectrum Banjo
Gold Tone Cripple Creek Plectrum Banjo
The CC-Plectrum includes a removable resonator for increased tone and volume. This model has helped to start thousands of people on Plectrum banjo.
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Gold Tone Cripple Creek Tenor Banjo
Gold Tone Cripple Creek Tenor Banjo
The CC-Tenor includes a removable resonator for increased tone and volume. This model has helped to start thousands of people on the tenor banjo.
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Rover RB-45T Student Tenor Banjo
Rover RB-45T Student Tenor Banjo
For those lovers of the 4-string tenor banjo, the choices in today's banjo market are few. If you don't care to spend the thousands of dollars necessary to purchase a collectible, vintage instrument, why not get the same musical utility in a brand-new, affordably priced Rover RB-45T! The RB-45T is faithfully patterned after the finest vintage instruments--right down to its classic fiddle-shaped peghead! The resonator and slim, carefully proportioned neck are period correct, and the lightweight aluminum rim with built-in tone ring is a Rover exclusive--found on no other banjo at this attractive price point. With its polished mahogany and bright nickel-plated metal parts, it's a banjo you'll be proud to own and play!
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Gold Tone IT-250 Irish Tenor Banjo
Gold Tone IT-250 Irish Tenor Banjo
The popularity of the Irish tenor is increasing dramatically and mandolinists now can include a 4-string banjo in their instrument collection. The IT-250 is designed for the plunky tone sought after in Irish music. The 17-fret neck uses heavier strings and is tuned to GDAE, an octave below a mandolin.
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Gold Tone PS-250 Plectrum Banjo
Gold Tone PS-250 Plectrum Banjo
The Plectrum is enjoying a resurgence of popularity in the states and overseas. Our PS-250 is of vintage design with a penetrating tone. This professional instrument is a welcome addition to all 4-string players. This 22-fret plectrum is normally tuned to CGBD.
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Recording King RK-T36 Madison Tenor Banjo
Recording King RK-T36 Madison Tenor Banjo
The Recording King Madison RK-T36 is for every banjo player looking for a high-quality, great-sounding instrument that won't break the bank. The RK-T36 is built with a Mastertone-style bell brass cast tone ring and one-piece flange just like our best-selling RK-T35, 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.
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Gold Tone TS-250 Tenor Banjo
Gold Tone TS-250 Tenor Banjo
Exceptional tone and exquisite appearance! The TS-250 is a vintage replica of the most popular tenor ever played. This four-string is set up to play with low-action for easy chording and maximum speed. Includes a one-piece flange and 14” resonator. This 19-fret tenor is tuned to CGDA.
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Gold Tone TS-250AT Arch Top Tenor Banjo
Gold Tone TS-250AT Arch Top Tenor Banjo
Same great features as the TS-250 with added features of a 40-hole brass archtop tone ring that increases the high frequencies sought after by many tenor players. This banjo is ideal for tenor players playing with a drummer and horn section. This 19-fret tenor banjo is normally tuned CGDA.
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Four String Banjos - Plectrum Banjos - Tenor Banjos - Irish Tenor Banjos

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