5-string resonator banjos are the preferred banjo for bluegrass. A resonator is the back part of a banjo. Not all banjos have resonators. A banjo resonator reflects the sound produced from a banjo out towards the player's audience making it louder and brighter than an openback banjo.
February 10, 2022 1 min read
In this episode we interview French guitarist Antoine Boyer. Antoine has his roots in gypsy jazz but progressed to study in depth classical guitar and modern jazz.
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We recently sat down to talk with 5-string banjo legend Tony Trischka. Tony has been a pioneer in progressive bluegrass and 5-string banjo for decades. He has won numerous awards and has pushed the banjo into new territories.