Banjo Heads

Posted by on May 21, 2012 in Music, Tenor Banjo, The Dancing Pen | No Comments

I play a Deering Maple Blossom tenor banjo. I love it, but it has a well-deserved reputation of being overly bright and powerful, owing to its bluegrass roots. I’ve struggled with this for years, with various articles of clothing stuck inside, mechanical muting gizmos attached, and playing techniques where I vary the head resonance by […]