About this Banjo
Only 7 lbs, the Little Wonder banjo is a traditional style instrument, with a sweetness and purity of tone that gives both the professional and beginning banjoist a fabulous sounding banjo that is light, fast and easy to play. The stained violin grade maple neck and 3-ply maple rim are the same as the popular Vega Little Wonder, We combined a resonator with a traditional 24-piece butterfly flange to facilitate the strong projection demanded by bluegrass, country and folk musicians. Any style of music can be played on it whether you are strumming, or fingerpicking. If you want strong tone with lighter weight, this banjo is ideal for you.
As one artist said to us in his letter: ” It has a beautiful understated appearance, top quality components and workmanship. It is beautiful to look at and beautiful to play.
Deep Warm Brown Stained Maple
Slender Vega Neck Shape
Ebony Fingerboard and nut
Vega Traditional Neck Shape
Deering Planetary Tuners
17 Pressed in Nickel Silver Frets
Violin Grade 3-Ply Maple Rim
24 Piece Butterfly Flange
24 Hooks and 9/32″ Hex Nuts
Shoe & Screw Brackets
11″ Banjo Head
Coordinator Rod For Adjustments
Deering True Tone Tailpiece
Deep Warm Brown Stained Maple
Trimmed In Black
21″ Scale Length
The trust and pride Deering shares in their product gives them the confidence to grant every owner of a Deering banjo a Lifetime Warranty ensuring the quality of our materials and workmanship
Vega Old-Time Wonder 5-string open-back banjo, premium hardshell case, electronic chromatic clip-on tuner, a set of strings, leather strap and beginner clawhammer DVD.
Hardshell Case Included
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FREE SUPPORTPrior to being shipped, we carefully inspect and test every banjo. If you have any issues with your banjo, call us and and we will help.
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