A few days ago the heavens opened up and a stork flew to my home with a missing part of myself I didn’t know was missing. Mandolin-banjos have been around for a long time but I have been unable to find a precedent for octave mandolin banjo, which is tuned an octave lower. The mandolin family has had its octave mandolin for quite awhile. Now, finally, the banjo family gets an octave mandolin banjo. And its a dream. I’m so glad I was in the right place at the right time when that stork fly by.

Here’s the Octajo on my website: