New Barry Sholder Fretted 5 String Gourd Banjo #426 Mini 5 “Irma”
Oak Fretted Fingerboard 14 Frets 17″ scale
Irma Peghead with Burl veneer overlay
Mother of Pearl fretboard dots 12th dot turquoise
Ebony Friction violin tuners…very smooth operation
Canteen Gourd 9 3/4″ X 4″ deep with 1 3/4″ soundport
Fiberglass reinforced gourd
Black Goatskin Head
Romero Style Tailpiece
Tuned like a full-size banjo G or A tuning
Barry Sholder mini 5 string set
*Extra string sets available on the accessaries page
**Out of stock/Special Order Available
Please note: Available for special order means that the instrument is currently unavailable and will have to be built Usually about 2 weeks.
Here’s a 5 string banjo….tuned to open G or A, the size of a tenor ukulele. This banjo is built just like my standard gourdies only with a 17″ scale. Overall length 28″. Great for travel and the ladies. A full sounding instrument in a small package. Fretted. What more can I say?