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Madison Tenor Banjo RK-T36 The tenor banjo first came to prominence in the early 1900's, and its C-G-D-A tuning is especially well suited for folk, Celtic and Dixieland music. GOLD TONE Cripple Creek 4-string Tenor Banjo with Resonator - CC-TENOR. Tenor Banjo strings. The 17 fret tenor banjo is traditionally tuned G,D,A,E from thickest to thinnest string. All the sheet music tabs are for GDAE, tuned banjo which is the same as the mandolin and fiddle and the most popular way of tuning.But I'm in the process of adding CGDA tuning to all the songs at the moment . D'Addario's portfolio of products designed specifically for World Instruments is based on research and product testing with instrument builders and professional players. 1967 Supro 4 string tenor banjo resonator 19 fret USA / Kay 60's vintage . C $9.02. This is for a standard 5-string Banjo, in GDGBD tuning. SKU: DBTEN. A tenor banjo is a tenor banjo. $12.16. Tenor banjo strings for standard tenor banjo tuning. 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