Instruments

Instrument Sales at Forsyths Music Shop, Manchester

Forsyth is the complete musical instrument store, with over 150 years experience finding the right instrument for musicians of all standards. Whether you are looking for folk instruments, stringed instruments, woodwind, brass, percussion, standard or electric models, new or pre-owned, we stock ...

Instrument Sales at Forsyths Music Shop, Manchester

Forsyth is the complete musical instrument store, with over 150 years experience finding the right instrument for musicians of all standards. Whether you are looking for folk instruments, stringed instruments, woodwind, brass, percussion, standard or electric models, new or pre-owned, we stock the broadest range of instruments and musical accessories in the North West and now serve the UK and beyond via our comprehensive online store.

Renovated Instrument Department 

Our instrument department has been getting a facelift recently. Come along and see how we are getting on and try some fantastic instruments at the same time. We have restored the original Victorian ceiling, repaced the carpet and are now opening up more display space to give you even more choice when you vist us.

Instrument Repairs

If you are having instrument problems, our on site technicians can help from basic set ups to full restoration. Contact the instrument department via the Ask a Question button or call 0161 956 2052 ext. 606.

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  • £ 5.00

    High quality webbing strap with leather ends

    £ 5.00
  • £ 4.95

    Rope (stranded metal) core string Plain steel E string Aluminium wound A with a titanium D and silver G Clear, detailed tone Particularly popular for electric instruments and for folk violin

    £ 4.95
  • £ 4.80

    Gut core string Choice of plain steel or aluminium wound E string A and D string wound in aluminium G string wound in silver A warm and sweet sounding string

    £ 4.80
  • £ 4.80

    Synthetic core string Choice of gold or plain steel E string Aluminium wound A string Silver wound D and G A warm but powerful sound ideal for soloists

    £ 4.80
  • £ 4.80

    Synthetic core string Choice of gold or plain steel E string Aluminium wound A  Silver wound D and G Warm and full sounding with rich harmonic content

    £ 4.80
  • £ 4.80

    Synthetic core string Plain steel E string A wound in silver/aluminium and the D and G in silver A powerful and lively sounding string

    £ 4.80
  • £ 4.64

    Vandoren traditional blue box bass clarinet reedThe most widely played reeds in the professional world, these reeds suit all styles of music.They boast an excellent response in all registers, even allowing a pianissimo attack of the highest notes.Like all Vandoren reeds they are individually wrapped in a humidity controlled environment.THIS PRICE IS PER REED

    £ 4.64
  • £ 3.90 £ 4.54

    Zyex synthetic core strings produce an extremely warm, rich sound. Zyex strings are made from a new generation of synthetic material, creating strings that are incredibly stable under drastic climatic conditions.

    £ 3.90 £ 4.54
    Reduced price!
  • £ 4.50

    This reed is designed to produce a quality of extremely pure sound due to a very thin reed tip (the area of reed with maximum vibration), balanced by a solid vertebral column (more cane in the area which climbs gradually to the heel). Traditionals feature the thinnest tip with the thickest heart, resulting in crisp articulation with a full, dark sound....

    £ 4.50
  • £ 4.50

    TENOR REEDS Developed in 2002, the ZZ jazz reed is immediately responsive without sacrificing the brightness or tone quality required for this syle of music. The unique relationship between the heart and tip provides extraordinary color, great response and a durable life. THIS PRICE IS PER REED

    £ 4.50
  • £ 4.50

    This reed is designed to produce a quality of extremely pure sound due to a very thin reed tip (the area of reed with maximum vibration), balanced by a solid vertebral column (more cane in the area which climbs gradually to the heel). Traditionals feature the thinnest tip with the thickest heart, resulting in crisp articulation with a full, dark sound....

    £ 4.50
  • £ 4.45

    Trevor James Plastic Plugs for Open Holed Flute are a training tool for students moving from a plateau/closed-hole flute to an open-hole flute. Simply place these plugs into the key holes.  Easy to install and remove, these plugs are designed to help the flutists new to the instrument with open holes.The player can remove one plug at a time as hand...

    £ 4.45
  • £ 4.19

    For delicate instrument parts. Highly refined, water-clear.  Neat, odourless, stainless, non-gumming.  47 ml bottle.

    £ 4.19
  • £ 4.10

    Choose from Violin and Viola, Cello and Double Bass A wolf tone, or simply a "wolf", is a noise that is produced when a note played on a stringed instrument matches the natural resonating frequency of the instrument, producing a tone that is loud and harsh, and basically unwelcomed by most musicians.

    £ 4.10
  • £ 3.70 £ 4.06

    Prazision Solid Steel Core 4/4 Violin Strings offer a brilliant, robust tone with a solid steel core. Precision strings are ideal for practicing players that are looking for a solid string at a reasonable price that will provide tone for the long life of the string.

    £ 3.70 £ 4.06
    Reduced price!
  • £ 4.00

    A few drops provides long-lasting lubrication. Needle-type applicator provides accurate, clean and easy usage with less wastage. This oil is perfect for any instrument equipped with rotary, axial flow or thayer valves, such as french horn, tuba, descant horn, alto horn, trumpet, tenor horn, alto trombone, tenor trombone, bass trombone and helicon.   0.5oz...

    £ 4.00
  • £ 3.99

    Based upon the original rosin recipes from Dr F Hider, Hidersine rosin uses a careful blend of waxes and timber resins to create a rosin that is easily ''keyed'' and kind to the bow. Violin Rosin on traditional cloth. Made in England. Large Size (26grams). Amber Colour. Presented in a protective metal case Designed for optimum use with Violin or Viola. 

    £ 3.99
  • £ 3.94

    Select Jazz reeds feature the thickest spine and blank of D'Addario's jazz reeds with a traditional tip shape. The Select Jazz cut offers great projection, focus, and a dark sound. They are available in both filed and unfiled models. Offered in third strengths, as opposed to half strengths, players can choose the most precise strength for their individual...

    £ 3.94
  • £ 3.75

    Perfect for restoring your neglected tuning slides and corks. It is not messy to use and is very effective. It makes your slides and corks smoother and allows for easy assembly of your instruments. 

    £ 3.75
  • £ 3.74

    The success of V•12 reeds in the clarinet world for 25 years has led us to transpose their characteristics and advantages into the saxophone world. With its very precise attack, homogeneous timbre in every register, controlled high notes, warm and velvety sound, this new reed offers exceptional possibilities. THIS PRICE IS PER REED

    £ 3.74
  • £ 3.65

    The Rico Royal reed combines the features of the traditional Rico cut with a French file. Designed for advancing players, Rico Royal offers an even response across the registers and more clarity in the sound. Rico's updated reed-making machinery and state-of-the-art process have made today's Rico Royal reed more consistent than ever before.  THIS PRICE IS...

    £ 3.65
  • £ 3.60

    Similar to the Rico cut, La Voz reeds are unfiled and feature a thinner profile and blank. The La Voz strength range offers greater flexibility, and their deep, powerful tone makes them a standard among jazz musicians.  THIS PRICE IS PER REED

    £ 3.60
  • £ 3.50

    The Gauze cloth is used primarily to clean the inside of Flutes. When attached to a flute cleaning rod, it becomes the ideal cleaner for all flute players.

    £ 3.50
  • £ 3.45

    The Roth Sihon Mute slides up to your instruments bridge when needed and down towards the tailpiece when not in use.Product Description:o Made of metal wire and transparent rubber. o Slides on the middle strings between the tailpiece and the bridge. o Ingenious Design helps to dampen and sometimes eliminate, wolf tones!

    £ 3.45
  • £ 3.35

    V•12 reeds for Bb clarinet are manufactured from cane tubes with the same diameter as cane used for alto saxophone reeds. As a result, they have a thicker heel and are cut on a longer palette with a slightly thicker tip than the Traditional. The longer palette means that more of the reed is vibrating, resulting in a deeper, richer sound.  THIS PRICE IS...

    £ 3.35
  • £ 3.35

    Named for the home of Vandoren, the 56 rue Lepic is the newest addition to Vandoren’s much-heralded line of clarinet reeds. Designed from thicker cane with a heel taper very similar to German-style reeds, the 56 emits a rich, centered, and extremely pure sound while providing maximum stability and quick response in all registers.  THIS PRICE IS PER REED

    £ 3.35
  • £ 2.90 £ 3.33

    Corelli Crystal strings have a synthetic core which provides a warm, gut like tone and stability in changing climates.

    £ 2.90 £ 3.33
    Reduced price!
  • £ 2.90 £ 3.33

    Corelli Alliance strings have a composite core. This provides gut like tone with long playing life. Corelli was the first to introduce a composite core string. The composite core material does not lose tension like synthetic core strings.

    £ 2.90 £ 3.33
    Reduced price!
  • £ 3.33

    The Rico Royal reed combines the features of the traditional Rico cut with a French file. Designed for advancing players, Rico Royal offers an even response across the registers and more clarity in the sound. Rico's updated reed-making machinery and state-of-the-art process have made today's Rico Royal reed more consistent than ever before. THIS PRICE IS...

    £ 3.33
  • £ 3.25

    ALTO REEDS Developed in 2002, the ZZ jazz reed is immediately responsive without sacrificing the brightness or tone quality required for this syle of music. The unique relationship between the heart and tip provides extraordinary color, great response and a durable life.  THIS PRICE IS PER REED

    £ 3.25
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