The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #64836   Message #1062917
Posted By: RWilhelm
29-Nov-03 - 04:09 PM
Thread Name: banjolin/mandobaj?
Subject: RE: banjolin/mandobaj?
I have two. They are hard to keep in tune but are great for jug band music where tonal accuracy is not so highly prized. A Gloucester fisherman told me he had a shipmate who played one.   He liked it because it was small and less susceptible to water damage than a completely wooden instrument.