Folk & Acoustic Musical Instrument Specialists


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CHARANGO

   
Definition: Ten string instrument, made from the shell of an armadillo; an Amerindian version of the imported European mandolin; found in Andean region.

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UKULELE BANJOS

The Ukulele Banjo as popularised by George Formby has the same tuning as the ukulele. The banjo has a small head 7 to 8 inches usually, and often a resonator. The banjo body and the resonator add a lot of volume to the Uke.