The Barnes and Mullins Perfect BJ304GT Gaelic-Irish Tenor Banjo is the perfect banjo for both beginners and intermediate players. The Tenor banjo is great for playing a whole variety of musical styles including, country, folk, bluegrass and jazz. Where a normal tenor banjo has a longer scale length and is typically known as a chordal instrument. The Irish tenor is shorter in scale and is inherently used for playing melodies.
Barnes and Mullins created The perfect range of banjos in the early 1900s. The original Perfect banjos fetch a considerable amount of money amongst antique dealers and musicians today. The current Perfect banjo range draws on the influence of the originals, paying homage to the vision and designs of their founders. The BJ304GT uses mahogany timber for the neck and resonator, rosewood for the fingerboard and aluminium on the rim. Consequently this result produces not only a great looking banjo, but in addition one that produces a fantastic tone.
What we say about the BJ304GT
The Perfect Gaelic-Irish Tenor Banjo has a full and well rounded tone with the capability to make any style of music you want to play sound great, all the while looking the part too.