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What's the tuning for a banjo?

PostPosted: Wed Jan 27, 2010 6:05 am
by Dan_flekkie
I'm sure it's a beginner's question-
I was just wondering the tuning for a banjo. I sometimes play acoustic guitar and find different tunings to be really conducive to playing lead lines and such. My favorite is a straight up open major chord.

Re: What's the tuning for a banjo?

PostPosted: Wed Jan 27, 2010 11:39 pm
by HopeL
:arrow: Open G

:geek:

Re: What's the tuning for a banjo?

PostPosted: Tue Jul 27, 2010 5:55 pm
by Boog
There are several but open G ... gDGBD is the most common.

Re: What's the tuning for a banjo?

PostPosted: Thu Nov 27, 2014 1:23 am
by pinkrosi
private teacher after my school's Marching season ends (I'm not too good at learning from a book. Would rather a person), and my friend has asked if I'd want to do some Banjo work in his band for the School's talent show in January. Which brings me to my question: