The Somerset Whyte Laydie banjo takes everything we have learned building banjos over the last ten years and ramps everything up a notch. This is a powerful musical instrument that will respond effortlessly to your touch.
Somerset Whyte Laydie banjos are handcrafted one at a time in a small shop.
Ask us about custom options.
Somerset Whyte Laydie Features:
- 3 -ply 3/4″ maple rim
- Whyte Laydie tone ring
- 24 brackets
- Maple neck
- Rosewood fretboard
- Waverly 2-band tuning pegs
- no-knot tailpiece
- Hard case included
A handcrafted American made five string banjo ready to make music with you for the rest of your life for less than a machine-made instrument? That isn’t a dream. It’s a Somerset!
Order a Somerset Whyte Laydie Banjo anytime before Memorial Day 2018 and get a bunk at the Maryland Folk Musicians Retreat as our guest. What a wonderful way to break in a great banjo.