... who was making violins and guitars in Soho between 1827 and 1835, is said to have made banjos commercially but no details have been unearthed.
December 2012: Joseph's brother George Panormo (b 1771 d 1852) and the latter's son George (b 1821 ) were musical instrument makers based in New Compton Street, Finsbury, Middlesex.
In 1864 "Edward Panormo's Banjo Tutor " was published by Joseph's son Edward (b 1817) who was listed in the 1861 census as a Musician living in Paddington.
For more information on the Panormo's visit Southwell Guitars
Joseph Panormo 1767 to 1837
Do you have a pre 1940's banjo by this maker? can you supply us some images?