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Read our Countdown to Christmas

  • Wednesday 4th December
    December 4, 2019

    Wednesday 4th December

    We're excited to have our delivery of the new a=415 (baroque pitch) Bressan plastic alto recorders by Zen-On. These eagerly awaited instruments are in stock and available in time for Christmas!
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  • Tuesday 3rd December
    December 3, 2019

    Tuesday 3rd December

    Today we look at our first EMS record in more depth. It's Marianna's Salon by the Pypker/Muskens Duo, a live recording of their winning performance at the inaugural Early Music Young Ensemble Competition. 
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  • Monday 2nd December
    December 2, 2019

    Monday 2nd December

    Win a EMS gift bundle - a £25 gift card for the Early Music Shop, a Pypker/Muskens Duo CD, playing cards, Early Music postcards, manuscript paper and a 2019 Festival of Early Music hoodie!

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Our Services & Useful Information

  • Approval Service

    Approval Service

    At the Early Music Shop we know how important it is to have the option of trying out instruments before you buy them. That's why we offer an approval service. You can try a few instruments at home to compare them and make sure that you are choosing the right one for you! 
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  • Instrument Hire

    Instrument Hire

    Want to have a few lessons on the lute? Need a baroque guitar for a short-term project? Have concert and need a harpsichord? Why not take advantage of our instrument hire!
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