Friday, July 16, 2021

Banjitar Cover: “Rocky Mountain High/Country Roads” by John Denver

 Here’s a new video from G.D. West. The banjitar is in Nashville tuning. This is probably the most banjo-like tone  that still preserves standard chord fingerings. Enjoy.

Sunday, July 4, 2021

Nashville Tuning on Banjitar

 Here’s a video I made recently about my exploration of Nashville tuning. So far, I keep two of my banjitars (one closed and the other open back) in this tuning. It works great, sounds good, and has a nice consistency of touch.

Thursday, July 1, 2021

"Heavy Clouds Over a Field" - Ambient Ensemble for Banjitar and Guitars

G.D. West and his Chehalis project recently released a new ambient sampler. Banjitar has been added to the textures on some of the pieces. Check it out on YouTube.