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Clareen Clarenbridge 17 Fret Short scale Tenor banjo with Clareen Pod Case

  • clarinbridge
  • clareen pod case
  • £899.00

17 Fret Short Scale Mahogany Tenor Banjo with Rolled Brass tone ring, hand made in Galway, Ireland by Tom Cussen. Supplied in Clareen Pod Case
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Buy your Clareen Clarenbridge 17 Fret Short scale Tenor banjo with Clareen Pod Case from Eagle Music Shop and receive our premier workshop setup at no extra cost.

Fully setup in our specialist workshop ready to play

The Clarenbridge was introduced by Clareen to provide an Irish hand crafted reasonably priced banjo. It provides a very good warm tone and excellent playability and is ideally suitable for banjo players looking to develop their playing skills.

Detailed Specifications


  • Neck material - Mahogany
  • Fingerboard - Rosewood
  • Headstock faceplate - Rosewood
  • Nut - Bone
  • Tuners - Shaller Planetry tuners with Pearl buttons
  • Inlays - Harp on headstock,dots on neck at frets 1,3,5,7,10,12,15 and 17
  • Rosewood cap on heel
  • Side dots - white
  • Finish - Satin 


  • Pot material - Mahogany
  • Tone ring - Rolled Brass
  • Tension band - Nickel plated Brass
  • 24 flat tension hooks
  • Waverley style tailpiece
  • Single co-ordinating rod
  • Nickel plated Brass armrest
  • Finish - Satin


  • Material - Mahogany
  • Finish - Satin

Other information

Short Scale 17 fret. 21 inches/525mm. Standard Neck Width at Nut - 30mm. Clareen Banjos manufactures it's own Tone Rings and Tension Bands. All other Metalware is manufactured in Ireland where possible. The neck is fitted with Carbon Fibre Truss Rod for added strength. All metal parts are of brass which have been nickel plated. The hooks are of mild steel which is also nickel plated. Suitable for all tuning styles.

Tuned Irish GDAE or Standard CGDA Tuning. Can also be tuned in Chicago tuning DGBE

Supplied in a Clareen semi-rigid Pod Case


Delivery & Returns

We will endeavor to ensure that orders are speedily processed and despatched the same day if at all possible.

Ordered items requiring setting up in the workshop will be despatched within 1-2 days using DHL Next Day Delivery (next day being the day after it leaves Eagle Music Shop). On the day of delivery you will receive a text message with your hours delivery time slot

You will be informed immediately if there is a problem with any part of your order or if any item is 'out of stock'.

NB : Orders processed on a Saturday but will not leave us until the Monday as Royal Mail and DHL do not collect from us at the Weekend.

You can read our full deliveries policy here.

Should you not be entirely happy with your purchase, or you have ordered an incorrect item, Eagle Music is happy to refund your purchase (excluding postage) within 28 days providing the goods are in a fully resaleable condition (including the original undamaged packaging) and not featured within the Exclusion Policy. (Exclusions apply to selected products).

Please note the following exclusions:

DVD's and CD's cannot be returned unless they are faulty

Banjo heads cannot be returned once you have tried to fit them to your banjo

Harmonica's have a 7 day guarantee and can be returned within this time if they are found to be faulty

Goods must be returned to Eagle Music together with a covering letter and contact details so that the matter can be dealt with efficiently and promptly.

You can read our full returns policy here.

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