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I am a beginnning clawhammer player and I love the sound of Kurt Snyder's 12-inch openback. It's a little "tubby" and has a kind of "plunky" sound to it. To my ears, it's a very old-time sound. Not especially bright but the notes are clear and I particularly like the bass response. I've made no changes to Kurt's initial set-up which includes one of his own bridges. I think "...rich and full..." describes the overall sound well... Read Entire Review

Andrew - Belfast, Maine - 2014


My 12" OpenBack banjo has a beautiful round sound that is clear on the whole spectrum of notes. It has a rich wooden tone to it that blends chords better than other banjos I've played. Doesn't have any rattles or dead notes... It is a beautiful instrument and work of art... The figured Black Walnut Fretboard is a personal favorite of mine, and the different types of wood give the banjo a great aesthetic... Read Entire Review

Ian - Pullman, Washington - 2014


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