Instrument Kits

Our instrument kits have delighted customers for many years. Our instrument technicians Anthony and Steve are on hand in Saltaire to answer any questions you may have and help during the building process if required. Whether you're wanting to expand your knowledge of your instrument, looking for new a craft project or looking for an instrument on a tighter budget, our instrument kits may be the perfect thing!
  • EMS 6 String Knee Harp Kit

    EMS 6 String Knee Harp Kit

    Early Music Shop
    £27.50

    EMS Knee Harp Kit designed for easy assembly without the need for specialised skills or tools. The harp body is pre-assembled and simply requires ...

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    £27.50
  • Soprano Crumhorn Kit by Early Music Shop
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    Soprano Crumhorn Kit by Early Music Shop

    Early Music Shop
    £230.00

    A kit to make an alto crumhorn with one upward extension key (giving it a chromatic range of c' - d''). The kit parts are supplied pre-finished - t...

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    £230.00
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  • EMS Plucked Psaltery Kit with Padded Case

    EMS Plucked Psaltery Kit with Padded Case

    Early Music Shop
    £165.00

    The EMS plucked psaltery kit is supplied pre-assmbled, pre-drilled and is simply ready for polishing and stringing. A bright sounding instrument, s...

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    £165.00
  • EMS Heritage 6 Course Renaissance Lute Kit - with semi rigid padded case

    EMS Heritage 6 Course Renaissance Lute Kit - with semi rigid padded case

    Early Music Shop
    £350.00

    This new range of lute kits available from the Early Music Shop is based on the ever popular Hieber lutes and designed by our own dedicated team of...

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    £350.00
  • EMS Treble Viol Kit - for home assembly

    EMS Treble Viol Kit - for home assembly

    Early Music Shop
    £650.00

    A well designed treble viol kit after Henry Jaye c.1629 which builds into an excellent instrument. The kit is supplied with the ribs pre-formed rea...

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    £650.00
  • EMS 3 String Student Chromatic Symphony Kit - for home assembly

    EMS 3 String Student Chromatic Symphony Kit - for home assembly

    Early Music Shop
    £625.00

    This Early Music Shop symphony kit is based on illustrations from manuscripts from the Cantigas De Santa Maria by Alfonso X(1221-1284) and the Lutr...

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    £625.00
  • Soprano Bowed Psaltery Kit by Early Music Shop

    Soprano Bowed Psaltery Kit by Early Music Shop

    Early Music Shop
    £85.00

    The bowed psaltery kits are amongst the easiest of all the stringed instruments to build and play. The kits are supplied pre-assembled, pre-drilled...

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    £85.00
  • Alto Crumhorn Kit by Early Music Shop
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    Alto Crumhorn Kit by Early Music Shop

    Early Music Shop
    £275.00

    A kit to make an alto crumhorn with one upward extension key (giving it a chromatic range of f - Bb'). The kit parts are supplied pre-finished - th...

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    £275.00
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  • EMS Heritage 8 Course Renaissance Lute Kit - with semi rigid padded case

    EMS Heritage 8 Course Renaissance Lute Kit - with semi rigid padded case

    Early Music Shop
    £444.00

    This new range of lute kits available from the Early Music Shop is based on the ever popular Hieber lutes and designed by our own dedicated team of...

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    £444.00
  • EMS Heritage 7 Course Renaissance Lute Kit after Hieber - with semi rigid padded case

    EMS Heritage 7 Course Renaissance Lute Kit after Hieber - with semi rigid padded case

    Early Music Shop
    £432.00

    This new range of lute kits available from the Early Music Shop is based on the ever popular Hieber lutes and designed by our own dedicated team of...

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    £432.00
  • EMS Loriman Pipe Kit by Early Music Shop

    EMS Loriman Pipe Kit by Early Music Shop

    Early Music Shop
    £195.00

    The Loriman pipe is a Renaissance alto windcap instrument designed and produced in our own Early Music Shop Workshop. It is pitched in f, made from...

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    £195.00
  • EMS Heritage 22 String Harp Kit with Padded Bag

    EMS Heritage 22 String Harp Kit with Padded Bag

    Early Music Shop
    £495.00

    Heritage 22 string harp kit for home assembly. No specialist tools are required other than a basic knowledge of woodwork and a basic tool kit. The...

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    £495.00
  • EMS 6 String Bass Viol Kit - for home assembly

    EMS 6 String Bass Viol Kit - for home assembly

    Early Music Shop
    £1,195.00

    A well designed bass viol kit after Barak Norman c1710 which builds into an excellent instrument. The kit is supplied with the ribs pre-formed read...

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    £1,195.00
  • EMS Tenor Viol Kit - for home assembly
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    EMS Tenor Viol Kit - for home assembly

    Early Music Shop
    £1,195.00

    A well designed tenor viol kit after John Rose c.1604 which builds into an excellent instrument. The kit is supplied with the ribs pre-formed ready...

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    £1,195.00
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  • EMS Tenor Rebec Kit with case
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    EMS Tenor Rebec Kit with case

    Early Music Shop
    £240.00

    The Early Music Shop tenor rebec kit is an inexpensive 3 string instrument based on several historic patterns. The body is pre-carved from a single...

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    £240.00
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  • Skrabl 4ft Portative Organ Kit - (for home assembly) - including table and stool
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    Skrabl 4ft Portative Organ Kit - (for home assembly) - including table and stool

    Skrabl
    £7,995.00

    The new Skrabl 4’ Portative is offered as a finished instrument ready to play but also available in kit form for home assembly. It has a compass ...

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    £7,995.00
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  • EMS 13.5" x 19" Long Shell Medieval Drum Kit  with drum stick

    EMS 13.5" x 19" Long Shell Medieval Drum Kit with drum stick

    Early Music Shop
    £195.00

    A re-enactment mediaeval drum kit using natural calf skins. The kit is supplied with the shell pre-jointed. Follow the simple instructions and lea...

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    £195.00
  • EMS Heritage 34 String Harp Kit with Padded Bag

    EMS Heritage 34 String Harp Kit with Padded Bag

    Early Music Shop
    £895.00

    Heritage 34 string harp kit for home assembly. No specialist tools are required other than a basic knowledge of woodwork and a basic tool kit. The...

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    £895.00
  • EMS Heritage 27 String Harp Kit with Padded Bag

    EMS Heritage 27 String Harp Kit with Padded Bag

    Early Music Shop
    £715.00

    Heritage 27 string harp kit for home assembly. No specialist tools are required other than a basic knowledge of woodwork and a basic tool kit. The...

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    £715.00
  • EMS 7 String Bass Viol Kit - for home assembly

    EMS 7 String Bass Viol Kit - for home assembly

    Early Music Shop
    £1,225.00

    A well designed 7 string bass viol kit after Nicholas Bertrand c.1726 which builds into an excellent instrument. The kit is supplied with the ribs ...

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    £1,225.00
  • EMS 14" Tabor Kit  with drum stick

    EMS 14" Tabor Kit with drum stick

    Early Music Shop
    £48.95

    A re-enactment medieval tabor kit with single snare, using only the best quality calf skins. Supplied with beater. Optional carrying bag available...

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    £48.95
  • EMS 12" Tabor Kit with drum stick

    EMS 12" Tabor Kit with drum stick

    Early Music Shop
    £42.50

    A re-enactment medieval tabor kit with single snare, using only the best quality calf skins. Supplied with beater. Optional carrying bag available:...

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    £42.50
  • EMS 9" Tabor Kit with drum stick

    EMS 9" Tabor Kit with drum stick

    Early Music Shop
    £35.00

    A re-enactment medieval tabor kit with single snare, using only the best quality calf skins. Supplied with beater. Optional carrying bag available:...

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    £35.00
  • EMS 3 String Student Diatonic Symphony Kit - for home assembly
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    EMS 3 String Student Diatonic Symphony Kit - for home assembly

    Early Music Shop
    £525.00

    This Early Music Shop symphony kit is based on illustrations from manuscripts from the Cantigas De Santa Maria by Alfonso X(1221-1284) and the Lutr...

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    £525.00
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