Gold Tone Baritone Banjolele Banjo Ukulele with resonator

My Gold Tone

Goldtone BUB banjo Ukulele Banjolele
Gold tone Baritone Banjo Ukulele Banjolele resonator back
It has AndyBanjo light nylon string on and has a re-entrant d~G~B~E tuning



Gold Tone BUB

Gold Tone are one of the Biggest Banjo Companies around at the moment. They are ostensibly a US company but how much of the actual manufacture is done there I don't know. They do have a very good range of interesting Banjo's (plus a number of other nice instruments), including this one which is the only purpose built Baritone Banjolele I know of. Although it is a similar size to a Tenor Banjo it has 20 frets and so is made as a banjolele not just a wrongly tuned 19 fret Tenor or 22 fret Plectrum.

It is a well put together instrument and all of the wood on it is very good. As a musical instrument it is quite unique the extra length and different tuning set it apart from the smaller Banjoleles and its Banjo nature makes it more of a different sound to the wooden Baritone Ukuleles that the smaller Banjoleles are to their wooden counterparts