4-string Tenor Plectrum and Irish Tenor Banjos at BanjoTeacher.com
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We feature 4-string banjos for dixieland, jazz, swing and traditional Irish tenor banjo styles. We have a wide variety including the TS 250 AT Special archtop tenor, The Flathead TS-250, the 4-string CEB-4 cello banjo, electric tenor banjo, Irish Tenor Banjos like the IT-800, Electric 4 string Banjo EBM-4, 250 IT and the 250R with resonator. We also have 4-string plectrum banjos that have a neck that is the same length as a five string banjo and are tuned C G B D. They can also be tuned to "chicago tuning" which is the same tuning as the top four strings of a guitar.
The tenor The Irish tenor banjo is tuned to the same notes as the violin, fiddle or mandolin
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Irish Tenor Banjos and Irish Tenor Banjo Instruction at Banjoteacher.com.
The Irish tenor banjo is tuned to the same notes as the violin, fiddle or mandolin, G D A E. Even though the Irish Tenor has a different tone having the same tuning makes it a practical instrument to learn as well as being super fun to play. Sheet music or tablature for fiddle tunes written for fiddle or mandolin can be used to adapt songs to the Irish tenor banjo.
These 4-string plectrum banjos are tuned C G B D. The neck is the same length as a five string banjo and the tuning is the same as a 5-string in C tuning. They can also be tuned to "chicago tuning" which is the same tuning as the top four strings of a guitar. D G B E. Chicago tuning is popular for guitar players wanting a new sound without learning a new key or changing chord positions they are used to. You can also tune a 4-string tenor banjo to chicago tuning.