Dixie

Meet “Dixie”. Dixie received her inspiration from Dixieland Jazz where unlikely parings of brass and banjo produced a sound unique to the big bands of the South. She features a banjo-style drum head and remnants of a discarded trumpet. Her neck is maple and her fret board is jatoba.

John Anderson, Proud Owner

John Anderson, Proud Owner

Dixie

Dixie

4-string banjo with Dixieland jazz theme.

Dixie

Dixie

Trumpet parts used for decoration, non-functional. Drum head for banjo.

Neopolitan

Neopolitan

"Neopolitan" heel made from layers of maple, walnut & oak.

Headstock w/ gold tuners

Headstock w/ gold tuners

Hand-carved maple neck and head stock. Hand inlaid frets on Jatoba fretboard.

Tailpiece

Tailpiece

Antique dresser drawer pull

Banjo head/resonator

Banjo head/resonator