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ODE Sundance 12' Openback 5 String Banjo with Armrest and Deluxe Gig Bag

  • £1,349.00

**Brand New Model** The ODE SUNDANCE is our most basic, no-frills banjo and is designed to give the classic 19th century vintage banjo tone, that is easy to play and is built to last. This utilitarian instrument features a 12” multi-ply black maple tone-rim, a heavy notched brass tension hoop, 14 solid rim brackets, and a gracefully hand-shaped Cherry and Ebony neck. Includes fitted armrest but not shown on images. Supplied in a deluxe Ome branded padded gig bag.
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Buy your ODE Sundance 12' Openback 5 String Banjo with Armrest and Deluxe Gig Bag from Eagle Music Shop and receive our premier workshop setup at no extra cost.

Ode Sundance Specifications


  • Select North American Cherry Neck
  • Genuine Ebony Fingerboard,
  • Peghead Overlay & Heel-cap
  • 25.5” Scale,
  • 1.34” Nut Width,
  • 17 Hardened Nickel-silver Frets
  • Straight Frailing Scoop 
  • Bone String Nut
  • Inlayed Front & Side Position Markers
  • Adjustable Neck Rod & Cherry Rim Rod
  • Planetary Geared Tuners with Amber Knobs
  • 7th & 9th Fret Capo Spikes
  • Tung Oil Varnish Finish


  • 12” Multi-ply Black Maple Tone-rim
  • Heavy Notched Brass Tension Hoop with 14 Brackets.
  • Cherry Rim-rod
  • Renaissance Head
  • Chenille wrapped OME Strings
  • Trillium Bridge
  • Aged Brass & Nickel Hardware,
  • No-knot Tailpiece



Category 5 String Banjo
Playing Level Professional
Playing Style Frailing / Clawhammer
Banjo Pot Size 12 inch Pot
Body Type Open back
Number of Frets 17
Tuning Pegs Rear Facing Planetry Pegs
Supplied with Case/Gig Bag Deluxe Padded Gig Bag
Manufacturers Warranty Limited Lifetime Guarantee
Exclusivity Exclusive UK Retailer
Delivery & Returns

  Royal Mail announce changes to Special Delivery and Customer Service Points.
In light of the recent advice given by the government regarding COVID-19, please be aware of the following announcement from Royal Mail advising of changes to their services.

Special Deliveries.

Due to increased absence levels, we’ve reviewed our timed guarantees for Special Delivery Guaranteed by 9am and 1pm services and will make the following changes.

For items posted from Tuesday 31 March 2020 onwards, our guarantee delivery for Special Delivery Guaranteed by 9.00am the next working day will change to by 12.00pm the next working day*. Our guaranteed delivery for Special Delivery Guaranteed by 1.00pm will change to by 9.00pm the next working day*.

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 DPD Local 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 DPD Local 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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