The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #121024   Message #2637841
Posted By: Stringsinger
21-May-09 - 03:20 PM
Thread Name: Pony Banjo Query
Subject: RE: Pony Banjo Query
The problem with a tenor banjo is that it requires other instruments to carry it. The Irish style uses single string work whereas the tenor jazz style uses chords mostly and is used in trad jazz bands. (Or banjo bands).

The five-string is more solo oriented.

Frank