The Somerset Whyte Laydie Banjo

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

Price: $1900.00
Call 410-968-3873

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!

Special offer!
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.