Classic Cantabile Traditional Series TS-1 Banjo
5-string bluegrass banjo from the Traditional Series!
The 5-string banjo is used mainly in the bluegrass music to take over various rhythmic and harmonic tasks. Played mostly in the so-called "Scruggs" style: The strings are plucked with the thumb and middle finger. To increase the volume, fingerpicks can also be used. By covering with a resonant head the banjo can produce very percussive sounds and extremely variable flow into your personal musical style.
popular 5-string banjo tunings gDGCD (modal), gCGCD (Double C) and the bluegrass most used open tuning, gDGHD.
good workmanship and low price make this banjo ideal for beginners, but of course also for guitarists who are a looking for new sounds. The sound and playability of this banjo are incredibly good for a banjo in this price range .
The TS-1 Banjo is fitted with original, completely closed REMO head. Thus it achieves a much better sound quality than most other instruments in this price range.