Cedar Mountain Banjos

Curly Maple Openback Banjo with Cardinal Headstock
Curly Maple Cedar Mountain Banjo
Mahogany Openback Banjo with Moon & Stars Headstock
Mahogany Cedar Mountain Banjo

Cedar Mountain Banjos are handmade in North Carolina by the very skilled craftsman, Lo Gordon.
In many people's opinion, Lo is the best banjo builder around and we are honored to have been chosen to carry his exquisite openback banjos.


Cedar Mountain Curly Maple Openback Banjo

Cedar Mountain Curly Maple
Openback Banjo

Like the vintage banjo of the early 1900's We believe that Cedar Mountain Banjos will one day be highly collectable.

Features:

  • Hand rubbed varnish finish
  • Rosewood block tone rim
  • Curly Maple neck, dowel stick and rim cap
  • Ebony fingerboard and peg head overlay
  • Book matched neck with black stripe
  • Thin red veneer under the peghead cover, fingerboard and heel and rim caps
  • Abalone diamond fretboard markers
  • Inlaid cardinal & abalone headstock
  • Two-way adjustable truss rod
  • Planetary tuners with ebony knobs
  • Geared fifth string tuner
  • Bone nut
  • Frailing scoop
  • Capo "Spike" on the fifth string at 'A'
  • Mother of pearl side dots
  • A 'square' fifth string step and subtle volute at the peg head transition
  • No-Knot Tailpiece
  • Top-of-the-line nickel-plated hardware
  • Die cast shoes with twenty-four hooks and nuts securing a grooved tension hoop

$2395.00 - Sold

Shipping: $6.95

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Cedar Mountain Curly Maple Openback Banjo Back of Neck
Full Back of Cedar Mountain Curly Maple Openback Banjo
Rosewood Rim Inlay on Cedar Mountain Curly Maple Openback Banjo
Headstock of the Cedar Mountain Curly Maple Openback Banjo
Fingerboard of the Cedar Mountain Curly Maple Openback Banjo

Cedar Mountain Mahogany Moon & Stars Openback Banjo

Cedar Mountain Mahogany
Openback Banjo

This old-time banjo with its moon and stars inlay is a pleasure to look at and the old timey sound is unforgettable.

Features:

  • Rosewood block tone rim
  • Hand rubbed varnish finish
  • Mahogany Neck and dowel stick
  • Inlaid abalone moon and stars peghead
  • Abalone round fretboard markers
  • Dobson style heel
  • Ebony fingerboard and peg head overlay
  • Two-way adjustable truss rod
  • Planetary tuners with ebony knobs
  • Geared fifth string tuner
  • Bone nut
  • Frailing scoop
  • Capo "Spike" on the fifth string at 'A'
  • Mother of pearl side dots
  • A 'square' fifth string step and subtle volute at the peg head transition
  • No-Knot Tailpiece
  • Top-of-the-line nickel-plated hardware
  • Die cast shoes with twenty-four hooks and nuts securing a grooved tension hoop

$1895.00 - Sold

Shipping: $6.95

Banjo Cases   Banjo Straps   Books

Rosewood Rim of the Cedar Mountain Mahogany Moon & Stars Openback Banjo
Fingerboard Cedar Mountain Mahogany Moon & Stars Openback BanjoHeadstock of the Cedar Mountain Mahogany Moon & Stars Openback Banjo
Heel of the Cedar Mountain Mahogany Moon & Stars Openback Banjo
Back of Neck of the Cedar Mountain Mahogany Moon & Stars Openback Banjo