The Gold Tone AC-1 sets the bar for an economical, well-made, great-sounding and durable beginner banjo. Gold Tone's superior-sounding composite rim mated to a slim, playable neck, produces a banjo that weighs less than four pounds. The AC-1 is the perfect choice for beginners, travel use or for a child's first banjo. Handsome, with its matching black neck, rim, Zero Glide nut and tuner buttons. Gig bag included.