"Best modern made banjos in da world."

Richie Stearns

"I really love it. The tone and everything else about it are first rate. Thanks for making a great instrument."

Dirk Powell

"The banjos sound absolutely gorgeous!"

Donald Nitchie (Banjo Newsletter)

“They are spartan yet exceedingly beautiful.”

Mark Ward (Banjo Newsletter)


"I used to think that there was no such thing as a perfect anything. Banjos, cars, coffee grinders, shoes, everything seems to have its pluses and minuses in life. This banjo may be the exception to that rule."

Joshua Bloomgarden

Johannes Bonefaas presents the new 12” line of old time banjos, hand crafted to perfection.

Modeled after the "Henry C. Dobsons" from the 1880's, Johannes captures the very soul of tradition and blends it with the finest materials and craftsmanship.