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Best of British & Irish

We have compiled this collection of instruments from across the range of wonderful British & Irish makers that we are proud to represent. From handsome spinets to hand-crafted oboes you are spoilt for choice!
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    Bentside Spinet after Hitchcock by Stephen Robinson

    Stephen Robinson
    £10,995.00

    Bentside Spinet after Hitchcock by Stephen Robinson  Closely based on the Hitchcock spinet in the Russell Collection of Early Keyboard Instruments...

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    8 Course Lute in G after Hieber by George Stevens

    George Stevens
    £6,325.00

     8 Course Lute in G after Hieber by George Stevens This is a handmade renaissance lute by English luthier George Stevens, who is known for ...

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    7 Course Lute in G after Frei by George Stevens

    George Stevens
    £5,995.00

     7 Course Lute in G after Frei by George Stevens This is a handmade renaissance lute by English luthier George Stevens, who is known for hi...

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    Bass Sackbutt in F after Ehe by Rath

    Rath
    £5,600.00

    Michael Rath is an émigré from London (Paxman Horns) who has produced a series of sackbuts based on museum originals. The bass in F is after Ehe, i...

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    7 Course Lute in G after Venere by George Stevens

    George Stevens
    £4,860.00

    This is a handmade renaissance lute by English luthier George Stevens, who is known for his superb attention to both detail and quality of s...

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    Tenor Sackbutt in Bb after Drewelwetz by Rath

    Rath
    £4,200.00

    Michael Rath is an émigré from London (Paxman Horns) who has produced a series of sackbuts based on museum originals. The tenor in Bb is after Drew...

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    Alto Sackbutt in Eb by Rath

    Rath
    £3,895.00

    Michael Rath is an émigré from London (Paxman Horns) who has produced a series of sackbuts based on museum originals. The alto in Eb is after Nagle...

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    19 String Romanesque Style Harp by George Stevens

    George Stevens
    £2,795.00

    19 String Romanesque Style Harp by George Stevens - Hollowed soundbox in lime, frame in apple, soundbox pegs in London plane. Nylgut/gut stringing

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    Eric Moulder Renaissance Tenor Shawm In C

    Eric Moulder
    £2,140.00
    1 review

    Eric Moulder Renaissance Tenor Shawm In C. The design for the shawm by Eric Moulder is based upon one which can be clearly seen in a painting by H...

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    Cranmore Tenor Recorder after Haka

    Cranmore
    £1,880.00

    This tenor recorder is made after Haka by English recorder maker Tim Cranmore. Richard Haka (b London, 1646; d Amsterdam 1705) was the son of Thoma...

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    Stephen Haddock 8 Course Lute in F after Hans Frei - * can be tuned to a G lute

    Stephen Haddock
    £1,850.00

    Haddock 8 Course Lute in F after Hans Frei  - * can be tuned to a G lute with alternative an stringing schedule (see below) giving the player ...

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    Haddock 8-Course Renaissance Lute after Hieber

    Stephen Haddock
    £1,750.00

    We've commissioned Stephen Haddock to produce an exclusive range of inexpensive lutes that are suitable for beginners and more advanced players. He...

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    Haddock 7-Course Renaissance Lute after Hieber

    Stephen Haddock
    £1,650.00
    1 review

    We've commissioned Stephen Haddock to produce an exclusive range of inexpensive lutes that are suitable for beginners and more advanced players. He...

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    Cranmore Voice Flute after Denner (a=415)

    Cranmore
    £1,625.00

    This voice flute after J. C. Denner is made by English maker Tim Cranmore. This recorder offers a full range of more than two octaves, and can be u...

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    Baroque Oboe d'amore after Eichentopf a=415 by Millyard

    Millyard
    £1,550.00

    A baroque oboe d'amore after Eichentopf at a=415 (baroque pitch) by English maker Tony Millyard. This oboe d’amore is after the Eichentopf model in...

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    Haddock 6-Course Descant Lute in A after Tieffenbrucker

    Stephen Haddock
    £1,550.00

    We've commissioned Stephen Haddock to produce an exclusive range of inexpensive lutes that are suitable for beginners and more advanced players. He...

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    Eric Moulder Renaissance Alto Shawm In F

    Eric Moulder
    £1,550.00

    Eric Moulder renaissance alto shawm in f. The design for the shawm by Eric Moulder is based upon one which can be clearly seen in a painting by Ha...

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    Haddock 6-Course Renaissance Lute after Hieber

    Stephen Haddock
    £1,550.00

    We've commissioned Stephen Haddock to produce an exclusive range of inexpensive lutes that are suitable for beginners and more advanced players. He...

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    Haddock 6-Course Reniassance Lute after Venere

    Stephen Haddock
    £1,550.00

    This handcrafted, affordable 6-course lute is made by English maker Stephen Haddock after an original by Vendelio Venere (active 1551-1611). I...

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    Baroque Oboe after Denner (a=415) by Millyard

    Millyard
    £1,480.00
    1 review

    Baroque Oboe after Denner a=415 by English maker Tony Millyard Millyard's oboes are after the Denner model in the metropolitan museum in New York....

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    Baroque Oboe after Denner (a=440) by Millyard

    Millyard
    £1,480.00
    1 review

    Baroque Oboe after Denner a=440 by English maker Tony Millyard Millyard's oboes are after the Denner model in the metropolitan museum in New York....

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    Cranmore Concerto Alto Recorder in Grenadilla (a=415)

    Cranmore
    £1,450.00

    This low-pitch alto recorder is a Concerto model designed by English maker Time Cranmore. The Concerto model was developed in response to the deman...

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    Cranmore 'Concerto Alto' in Grenadilla

    Cranmore
    £1,450.00

    This alto recorder is a Concerto model designed by English maker Time Cranmore. The Concerto model was developed in response to the demand for a lo...

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    Cranmore Alto Recorder after Stanesby Jnr

    Cranmore
    £1,380.00

    This alto is made after Stanesby Jnr by English maker Tim Cranmore. Thomas Stanesby Jnr. was apprenticed to his father, Thomas Stanesby Snr. in 170...

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    Cranmore Alto Recorder after Stanesby Jnr (a=415)

    Cranmore
    £1,380.00

    This low-pitch alto is made after Stanesby Jnr by English maker Tim Cranmore. Thomas Stanesby Jnr. was apprenticed to his father, Thomas Stanesby S...

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    19 String Gothic Style Harp by George Stevens

    George Stevens
    £1,325.00

    19 String Gothic Style Harp by George Stevens - Constructed box in mahogany, frame in mahogany, bray pins in maple. Gut stringing

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    Dragon Flute Soprano Recorder (with pickup) by Tim Cranmore

    Dragon Flutes
    £1,300.00

    The "Dragon flute" is a a modern soprano recorder designed by English maker Tim Cranmore. It is constructed from the finest African blackwood and o...

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    Wallace Bagpipe - Classic Set 2

    Wallace Bagpipes
    £1,295.00

    Wallace Bagpipe - Classic Set 2 - in combed and beaded african blackwood, nickel ferrules, imitation ivory rings, delrin chanter, nickel/imitation ...

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    Monk Cornetto in G @ A440 - Leather/Rock Maple Wood by Jeremy West

    Monk
    £1,275.00

    Monk Cornetto in G @ A440 -  Leather/Rock Maple Wood by Jeremy West - includes New Dutch Acorn Mouthpiece and Padded Bag. Made from solid Rock Map...

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    Serpent Case by Kingham - suitable for the EMS Serpent

    Kingham
    £1,250.00

    Serpent Case by Kingham - suitable for the EMS Serpent, with space for A415 crooks, A440 Crooks and Mouthpiece. A strong rigid case with a vinyl c...

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    Stephen Haddock 4 Course Renaissance Guitar

    Stephen Haddock
    £1,195.00

    Haddock 4 Course Renaissance Guitar - One of Stephen's most popular 4 Course Renaissance Guitar made especially for The Early Music Shop.Optio...

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    Cranmore Soprano Recorder after Haka

    Cranmore
    £1,150.00

    This soprano after Haka is handmade by English maker Tim Cranmore. Richard Haka (b. London, 1646; d. Amsterdam, 1705) started work as a woodwind ma...

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    Cranmore Soprano Recorder after Haka (a=415)

    Cranmore
    £1,150.00

    This low-pitch soprano after Haka is handmade by English maker Tim Cranmore. Richard Haka (b. London, 1646; d. Amsterdam, 1705) started work as a w...

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    Erik Martens Renaissance Alto Shawm in G

    Erik Martens
    £1,095.00

    Erik Martens has been playing the tenor shawm since 2008 as a member of the Colchester Waits. Our good friend John Hanchet generously offered him ...

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    Erik Martens Renaissance Alto Shawm in F

    Erik Martens
    £1,095.00

    Erik Martens has been playing the tenor shawm since 2008 as a member of the Colchester Waits. Our good friend John Hanchet generously offered him ...

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    Cranmore Sopranino Recorder after Denner (a=415)

    Cranmore
    £1,020.00
    1 review

    Sopranino Recorder after Denner (a=415) by English maker Tim Cranmore. This instrument is based on a sopranino recorder attributed to Johann Christ...

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    EMS Theorbo Case by Kingham

    Kingham
    £995.00

    A high quality, plush lined hard case specifically for the Early Music Shop theorbo, made by Kingham Cases.

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    Eric Moulder Renaissance Soprano Shawm In C

    Eric Moulder
    £935.00

    Eric Moulder Renaissance Soprano Shawm In C. The design for the shawm by Eric Moulder is based upon one which can be clearly seen in a painting by...

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    Vrabel Renaissance Hurdy Gurdy Hard Case by Kingham

    Kingham
    £850.00
    1 review

    Vrabel Renaissance Hurdy Gurdy Hard Case by Kingham - suitable for all Vrabel Hurdy Gurdies and may suit others.    See photographs of Vrabel Hurdy...

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    Eric Moulder Soprano Rauschpfeife in C

    Eric Moulder
    £775.00

    Eric Moulder Soprano Rauschpfeife in C. Rauschpfeife are instruments with a very powerful sound, similar to a shawm, which will project well in an...

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    Baroque Guitar Case by Kingham

    Kingham
    £750.00

    Baroque Guitar Case by Kingham - suitable for Haddock, Morillo & most EMS Baroque Guitars. A strong rigid case with a vinyl covering, chrome cl...

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    Eric Moulder Spanish Soprano Shawm In C

    Eric Moulder
    £695.00

    Eric Moulder Spanish soprano shawm in c . The design for this shawm by Eric Moulder is based upon one which can be clearly seen in a painting by H...

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    11 Course Baroque Lute Case by Kingham - suitable for Haddock 11 Course Baroque Lute

    Kingham
    £695.00

    11 Course Baroque Lute Case by Kingham - suitable for Haddock 11 Course Baroque Lute. A strong rigid case with a vinyl covering, chrome clasps and ...

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    6 & 7 String Bass Viol Case by Kingham

    Kingham
    £682.50

    6 & 7 String Bass Viol Case by Kingham - suitable for Lu Mi 6 & 7 String Bass Viols. A strong rigid case with a vinyl covering, chrome cla...

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    Erik Martens Spanish Alto Shawm in G

    Erik Martens
    £650.00

    Erik Martens has been playing the tenor shawm since 2008 as a member of the Colchester Waits. Our good friend John Hanchet generously offered him ...

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    Erik Martens Spanish Alto Shawm in F

    Erik Martens
    £650.00

    Erik Martens has been playing the tenor shawm since 2008 as a member of the Colchester Waits. Our good friend John Hanchet generously offered him ...

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    6, 7 & 8 Course Lute Case by Kingham

    Kingham
    £645.00
    2 reviews

    6, 7 & 8 Course Lute Case by Kingham - suitable for EMS 6, 7 & 8 Course Lutes, Haddock 6, 7 & 8 Course Lutes & others. A strong rig...

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    8 Course Lute in F Case by Kingham - suitable for Haddock 8 Course Lute in F

    Kingham
    £625.00

    8 Course Lute in F Case by Kingham - suitable for Haddock 8 Course Lute in F. A strong rigid case with a vinyl covering, chrome clasps and lock. Th...

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