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Recording King 5 String Banjo

  • Mahogany Resonator & Neck
  • Multi-Ply Rim
  • 26-1/4” Scale Length
  • Rolled Brass Tone Ring
  • Gloss Finish
The RK-R20 is a great banjo for intermediate players ready to level up or those who want a banjo that delivers classic banjo looks without the vintage price tag. We've included the components for true banjo vibe, including a rolled brass tone ring, mahogany resonator and planetary tuners.
Available models
Standard (RK-R20)
L.R.Baggs Custom Banjo Pickups (RK-R20E)

Songster Resonator Banjo - RK-R20
Mahogany Neck & Resonator - Multi Ply
Maple Rim - 261/4" Scale Length - Rolled Brass Tone Ring - Gloss Finish

With its sharp attack and minimal sustain, the RK-R20 Songster is a great-sounding traditional resonator banjo.

The Songster features an inlaid M.O.P. peghead inlay and heart-shaped position markers, plus a rolled brass tone ring, planetary tuners and a bound rosewood fretboard.

Model: RK-R20
Resonator: Mahogany
Rim: Multi-Ply
Flange: Nickel-Plated
Head: REMO Head
Tone Ring: Rolled Brass
Tension Hoop: 24 Bracket Notched
Coordinator Rod(s): Single
Neck: Mahogany
Fretboard: Ovangkol
Hardware: Nickel Plated
Tailpiece: Kershner-Style
Bridge: Maple / Ebony
Fret Markers: Mother Of Pearl
Inlay: Floral
Binding: Neck
Scale Length: 26-1/4"
Armrest: Included
Finish: Gloss