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Woodwind & Brass

Here at The Early Music Shop we have a fascinating range of early woodwind and brass instruments from makers the world over. Explore the collection below and discover Flutes, Oboes, Bassoons, Sackbuts, Chalumeaux, Cornetti, Shawms, Gemshorns, Serpents, Rauschpfeifes and much more!

  • Generation Brass Tabor Pipe in D

    Generation
    £12.50
    6 reviews

    Generation Brass Tabor Pipe in D - Nickel Plated - popular range of folk whistles made in the UK. Product Features One of the most popular penny ...

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  • Monk Cornetto/Cornettino New Large Trumpet Mouthpiece by Jeremy West

    Monk
    £32.50
    1 review

    Monk Cornetto/Cornettino New Large Trumpet Mouthpiece by Jeremy West

  • Monk Cornetto in G @ A440 - Leather/Resin by Jeremy West

    Monk
    £435.00
    1 review

    Monk Cornetto in G @ A440 -  Leather/Resin by Jeremy West - includes New Dutch Acorn Mouthpiece and Padded Bag The late Christopher Monk's legacy ...

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  • LIMITED EDITION Silverwood Flute – Boxwood Head, Blue Body (all proceeds go the DEC Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal)

    Millyard
    £200.00
    4 reviews

    If you wish to make a further donation, please click here to visit the DEC Ukraine Huminatarian Appeal website The Silverwood flute is in the ke...

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  • Polyoc 4 Hole Ocarina in D - Blue

    Polyoc
    £9.95
    1 review

    Polyoc 4 Hole Ocarina in D - Blue. Made from ABS plastic. The 4 hole model plays an octave from Low D to High D. Product Features D, E, F#, G, G#...

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  • Feadóg Soprano Whistle in D - brass finish

    Feadóg
    £7.50

    The Original Irish Whistle from Feadóg - an original Irish tin whistle with a plastic head joint and perfect for beginners and more experienced pla...

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  • Polyoc 4 Hole Ocarina in D - Red

    Polyoc
    £9.95
    1 review

    Polyoc 4 Hole Ocarina in D - Red. Made from ABS plastic. The 4 hole model plays an octave from Low D to High D. Product Features D, E, F#, G, G#,...

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  • Feadóg Soprano Whistle in C - brass finish

    Feadóg
    £7.95

    The Original Irish Whistle from Feadóg - an original Irish tin whistle with a plastic head joint and perfect for beginners and more experienced pl...

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  • Monk Cornetto/Cornettino New Large Dutch Acorn Mouthpiece by Jeremy West

    Monk
    £32.50

    Monk Cornetto/Cornettino New Large Dutch Acorn Mouthpiece by Jeremy West

  • Wenner Baroque Flute after Palanca

    Wenner Baroque Flute after Palanca in Grenadilla (a=415)

    Wenner
    from £2,100.00
    1 review

    This handmade baroque flute after Palanca by German maker Martin Wenner is our best-selling baroque flute. It is perfect for beginners to the baroq...

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  • EMS Serpent in C by Early Music Shop

    Early Music Shop
    £1,895.00

    EMS Harding Serpent - Our grateful thanks go to David Harding for allowing us to continue production of his extremely popular Harding Serpent since...

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  • Terry Mann Tabor Pipe in D - maple wood

    Terry Mann
    £235.00

    Terry Mann Tabor Pipe in D - a traditional handmade tabor pipe in maple by Terry Mann and based on the pipes found in the wreck of the Mary Rose (...

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  • Monk Cornettino in C @ A440 - Leather/Resin by Jeremy West

    Monk
    £415.00
    2 reviews

    Monk Cornettino in C @ A440 - Leather/Resin by Jeremy West - includes New Dutch Acorn Mouthpiece and Padded Bag The late Christopher Monk's legacy ...

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  • Baroque Oboe after Denner (a=440) by Millyard

    Millyard
    £1,480.00
    3 reviews

    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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  • Terry Mann Cuckoo Whistle

    Terry Mann
    £11.50

    Terry Mann Cuckoo Whistle  -  a handmade cuckoo whistle by Terry Mann - the idea gift for all ages..!  For more details or further information, p...

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  • Erik Martens Soprano Chalumeau in C

    Erik Martens
    £195.00
    1 review

    This chalumeau by English maker Eric Martens is keyless, with a parallel bore and is fitted with a modern Yamaha Eb mouthpiece. The sound is mellow...

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  • EMS Serpent Padded Bag by Early Music Shop

    Early Music Shop
    £195.00

    EMS Serpent Padded Bag by Early Music Shop - a black canvas padded bag for the Early Music Shop serpent with side pocket for crooks and mouthpiece.

  • Generation Nickel Tabor Pipe in D - Nickel Plated

    Generation
    £12.50

    Generation Nickel Tabor Pipe in D - Nickel Plated - popular range of folk whistles made in the UK. Product Features One of the most popular penny...

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  • Soprano Gemshorn by Wiener

    Wiener
    £215.00

    German maker Peter Wiener produces an extremely well made series of gemshorns from cow or ox horn. The soprano has a chromatic scale with a range o...

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  • A Taborer's Treasury - Volume 1. by Terry Carter

    Terry Carter
    £9.95

    A Taborer's Treasury - Volume 1. by Terry Carter Contents PAGE 12th Century 1 Michi Confer Venditor 2 Winder, Wie Ist Nu Dein Kraft 2 Ja Nun Hons P...

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  • Garland Tabor Pipe in Low G by Susato - S-Series (larger bore)

    Susato
    £57.50
    2 reviews

    Garland Tabor Pipe in Low G by Susato - S-Series (larger bore)This inexpensive plastic tabor pipe is made by Susato in the US. It is attractively m...

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  • Feadóg Soprano Pro Whistle in D - nickel finish

    Feadóg
    £13.50

    The Original Irish Whistle from Feadóg - an original Irish tin whistle with a plastic head joint and perfect for beginners and more experienced pla...

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  • Terry Mann Tabor Pipe in C - maple wood

    Terry Mann
    £235.00
    1 review

    Terry Mann Tabor Pipe in C - a traditional handmade tabor pipe in maple by Terry Mann and based on the pipes found in the wreck of the Mary Rose ...

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  • Tenor Gemshorn by Wiener

    Wiener
    £355.00
    2 reviews

    German maker Peter Wiener produces an extremely well made series of gemshorns from cow or ox horn. The tenor has a chromatic scale with a range of ...

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  • A Taborer's Treasury - Volume 2. by Terry Carter

    Terry Carter
    £9.95

    A Taborer's Treasury - Volume 2. by Terry Carter Try this free download: Terry Carter Tabor Pipe Fingering Chart

  • Baroque Oboe after Denner (a=415) by Millyard

    Millyard
    £1,480.00
    2 reviews

    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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  • Tabor Pipe in C Instruction Book - Companions Five by Susato

    Susato
    £13.50
    3 reviews

    Tabor Pipe in C Instruction Book - Companions Five by Susato Companions Five - written by George Kelischek  Instructions for Playing Four Related V...

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  • Kobliczek Renaissance Alto Flute (in G)

    Kobliczek
    £325.00

    Kobliczek flute renaissance alto in g. The Kobliczek workshops under the guidance of Christoph Hammann produce a range of renaissance flutes in sta...

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  • Langley Alto Ocarina with 6 holes

    Langley
    £32.50

    Langley Alto Ocarina with 6 holes - a ceramic ocarina with Celtic decoration and neck cord

  • Terry Mann Tabor Pipe in G - maple wood

    Terry Mann
    £325.00
    1 review

    Terry Mann Tabor Pipe in G - a traditional handmade tabor pipe in maple by Terry Mann and based on the pipes found in the wreck of the Mary Rose ...

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  • Feadóg Soprano Whistle in C - nickel finish

    Feadóg
    £11.50

    The Original Irish Whistle from Feadóg - an original Irish tin whistle with a plastic head joint and perfect for beginners and more experienced pla...

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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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  • Wenner Baroque Flute after "Buffardin le Fils" in Grenadilla

    Wenner
    £2,100.00
    1 review

    A new baroque flute model by German maker Martin Wenner. Pierre Gabriel Buffardin (ca. 1690–1768) was one of the most famous flautists of his time ...

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  • EMS Soprano Cornamuse

    Early Music Shop
    £495.00
    1 review

    We are delighted to introduce a new range of cornamuse, the first of a series of exciting new projects between EMS and Jo Kunath. The cornamuse is ...

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  • Mollenhauer 8105 Soprano Picco Baroque Flute in Pearwood

    Mollenhauer
    £110.00

    The little flute from pearwood: a soft and enchanting sound, easy to play. The fingering system and basic tuning match that of the C soprano recor...

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  • Tesluk Panpipes 18 Tube in C

    Tesluk
    £75.00

    Tesluk Panpipes - a popular range of student panpipes made from impregnated mountain maple wood and with the opportunity to re-tune each tube - lon...

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  • Alto Gemshorn in F by Wiener

    Wiener
    £295.00

    German maker Peter Wiener produces an extremely well made series of gemshorns from cow or ox horn. The alto has a chromatic scale with a range of a...

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  • Soprano Gemshorn by Cip

    Cip
    £240.00

    Czech maker Pavel Cip produces an extremely well made series of gemshorns which are processed and polished very carefully. The block is made of wat...

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  • EMS Alto Cornamuse

    Early Music Shop
    £595.00
    1 review

    We are delighted to introduce a new range of cornamuse, the first of a series of exciting new projects between EMS and Jo Kunath. The cornamuse is ...

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  • Erik Martens Soprano Chalumeau in C with two Keys @ A415

    Erik Martens
    £395.00
    3 reviews

    This soprano chalumeau in C @ A415 by English maker Eric Martens has two keys, a parallel bore and is fitted with a modern Yamaha Eb mouthpiece. Th...

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  • Dixon High D Whistle - one piece

    Dixon
    £17.50

    Dixon High D Whistle - one piece - popular range of folk whistles by Tony Dixon.  For more information or further details, please do not hesitate t...

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    Whistle in C by Dave Shaw

    Dave Shaw
    £26.50

    Shaw whistles are sweet toned instruments, individually voiced to give maximum performance. The whistle is a tapered design, handmade in solid nick...

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  • Erik Martens Alto Chalumeau in F

    Erik Martens
    £395.00

    This chalumeau by English maker Erik Martens is keyless, with a parallel bore and is fitted with a modern Yamaha Eb mouthpiece. The sound is mellow...

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  • Tesluk Panpipes 15 Tube in G

    Tesluk
    £52.50
    1 review

    Tesluk Panpipes - a popular range of student panpipes made from impregnated mountain maple wood and with the opportunity to re-tune each tube - lon...

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  • Terry Mann Folk Whistle in D - maple wood - folk whistle

    Terry Mann
    £225.00

    Terry Mann Folk Whistle in D -  a traditional handmade folk whistle by Terry Mann   For more details or further information, please do not hesitat...

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  • Whistle in B-flat by Dave Shaw

    Dave Shaw
    £52.50

    Shaw whistles are sweet toned instruments, individually voiced to give maximum performance. The whistle is a tapered design, handmade in solid nick...

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