New Barry Sholder Fretless 5 String Gourd Banjo #427

New Barry Sholder Fretless 5 String Gourd Banjo #427


Black Walnut neck with Oil Finish
Oak fretless Finger Board
9″ dia. x 5 1/2″ deep Kettle Gourd with a 2  sound port
Goatskin Head
Corian Nut 1 3/16″ wide
Ebony Violin Friction Tuners….very smooth operation
Barry Sholder Gourd Banjo String Set
Romero style tailpiece
*Extra Stings sets available on the accessories page
**This banjo can be custom ordered with frets.

**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.


  • Description


This is a straight forward, no bling or gloss finishes kind of banjo. None of that wild stuff, just a great playing Gourdie with great sound due to the  9″x 5 1/2″ Kettle style gourd and large 2″ sound port. Ya can’t go wrong with this guy.