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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  • £ 999.00 £ 1,036.71
    Sale!

    The Cantabile is the ideal ‘Step-up’ flute for the established flute player who wishes to fully explore the vast tonal possibilities by adding a precious metal element on to their instrument.  This one off special comes with a wooden head joint instead of the standard silver headjoint. Open hole version available - please enquire for details

    £ 999.00 £ 1,036.71
  • £ 850.00 £ 1,031.00

    Perfect for the advancing studentEven although it is classed as an intermediate instrument, the YCL450 offers a surprisingly professional sound with an easy response. Incorporating some of the most distinctive qualities of Yamaha's professional model clarinets, the 450S has a new bell and barrel design for improved intonation and projection, especially in...

    £ 850.00 £ 1,031.00
    Reduced price!
  • £ 999.00

    Description coming soon!

    £ 999.00
  • The Stentor Student double bass is made to a high standard and offers good playability at an affordable price. This is a good entry level double bass for the student player.  This instrument is setup in shop - therefore shipping is complicated! Please contact for shipping options.

  • £ 879.00 £ 976.00

    Classic 'Silent' violin designed specifically for practice High quality lightweight design that plays like a pro level violin Sophisticated electronics for superior sound through headphones

    £ 879.00 £ 976.00
    Reduced price!
  • £ 969.00

    Individually hand-built using traditional materials & “Old World” craftsmanship. Solid Spruce Top, Solid Mahogany back & sides with Ebony fingerboard & adjustable ebony bridge. F-style body for round liquid tones and excellent projection.

    £ 969.00
  • £ 950.00

    Description coming soon!

    £ 950.00
  • £ 900.00

    An excellent secondhand first performance clarinet The E13 was developed for players who are preparing for a career as a professional musician and whose technical ability has exceeded the quality of their first student instrument. Made entirely in tactile grenadilla wood for the finest most balanced sound projection, these clarinets are the perfect step...

    £ 900.00
  • £ 899.00

    The Cantabile is the ideal ‘Step-up’ flute for the established flute player who wishes to fully explore the vast tonal possibilities by adding a precious metal element on to their instrument.  The new look TJ Cantabile flute has a 925 silver headjoint, silver-plated body, footjoint tube and silver-plated French style pointed key arm mechanism. 

    £ 899.00
  • £ 899.00

    The Cantabile is the ideal ‘Step-up’ flute for the established flute player who wishes to fully explore the vast tonal possibilities by adding a precious metal element on to their instrument.  The new look TJ Cantabile flute has a 925 silver headjoint, silver-plated body, footjoint tube and silver-plated French style pointed key arm mechanism.   This...

    £ 899.00
  • £ 899.00

    Made in Germany by Gewa’s luthier Marko Ackert Beautifully formed two-piece back Open pore hand finished with spirit varnish Manufactured from selected Bosnian sycamore maple and spruce Fitted with ebony fingerboard and swiss pegs and an alloy tailpiece with four adjusters Set up with Thomastik Infeld Dominant strings

    £ 899.00
  • £ 825.00 £ 895.00

    3 times winner of the UK Music Industry Association Award.  Originally designed to fit into the reasonably priced student saxophone category without compromising quality, the Trevor James 'Horn' Sax quickly became popular around World with its ease of sound production, excellent build quality and an affordable price tag.

    £ 825.00 £ 895.00
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  • £ 829.00 £ 885.00

    3 times winner of the UK Music Industry Association Award.  Originally designed to fit into the reasonably priced student saxophone category without compromising quality, the Trevor James 'Horn' Sax quickly became popular around World with its ease of sound production, excellent build quality and an affordable price tag.  This is a Silver Plated 2012 model.

    £ 829.00 £ 885.00
    Reduced price!
  • £ 885.00

    3 times winner of the UK Music Industry Association Award.  Originally designed to fit into the reasonably priced student saxophone category without compromising quality, the Trevor James 'Horn' Sax quickly became popular around World with its ease of sound production, excellent build quality and an affordable price tag.  This is a Frosted Black 2012 model.

    £ 885.00
  • £ 885.00

    Unique alto saxophone in black and silver, perfect for students. An excellent quality instrument for the best start to your saxophone journey.

    £ 885.00
  • £ 741.00 £ 880.00

    Intermediate level cornet Incorporates many design features of the professional level models Very accurate intonation 'Shepherd's crook' style bell Comes with case and 11E4 mouthpiece For full description please see below.

    £ 741.00 £ 880.00
    Reduced price!
  • £ 799.00 £ 864.00

    From the Buffet Student series, the new E11 model in the key of Bb with an easy response and remarkable accuracy. The E11 is a popular model for more advanced players who want to progress on to a wooden clarinet. Made in Germany with Silver Plated Keys. An Outfit - supplied with case, reed, mouthpiece etc.

    £ 799.00 £ 864.00
    Reduced price!
  • £ 699.00 £ 844.00

    Intermediate / student Bb trombone.  An ideal starter instrument that will take a student up to Grade 5+, with impeccable Yamaha build quality and tone and having many of the features associated with the Yamaha professional models.

    £ 699.00 £ 844.00
    Reduced price!
  • £ 699.00 £ 799.00

    The Primavera 200 Cello Outfit is the outstanding instrument in its class. Not only beautifully crafted but also offering a powerful tone & projection.  The 4/4 model is workshop improved by our in house luthier and is strung with Prelude strings. Contact the instrument department for other sizes.

    £ 699.00 £ 799.00
    Reduced price!
  • £ 799.00

    Solid curly maple sides Maple neck Solid spruce top Balsa and carbon fibre X bracing Comes with hard case

    £ 799.00
  • £ 650.00

    Workshop made violin of German origin c.1880's.  Two piece back with gentle figure with golden varnish.  Peg holes have been bushed but otherwise no major repairs but considerable wear to the varnish and some evidence of varnish touch up.  Set up in our workshop with Tonica strings.

    £ 650.00
  • £ 775.00

    Individually hand-built using traditional materials & “Old World” craftsmanship. Solid Spruce Top, Solid Maple back & sides. Rosewood fingerboard & adjustable ebony bridge. A-style body with F-holes for superb tone & projection

    £ 775.00
  • £ 769.00

    Over 100 onboard tones with a wide variety available at the touch of a button SuperNATURAL sound technology LCD screen Headphones Battery oeration and onboard speakers Lightweight and easy to carry - comes with soft case Compatible with traditional saxophone fingering Synthetic reed structure Breath sensor Easy connection to a computer DAW via USB

    £ 769.00
  • £ 749.00

    Individually hand-built using traditional materials & “Old World” craftsmanship. Solid Spruce Top, Solid Maple back & sides. Rosewood fingerboard & adjustable ebony bridge. F-style body with F-holes for superb tone & projection

    £ 749.00
  • £ 729.00

    Individually hand-built using traditional materials & “Old World” craftsmanship. Black gloss finished solid spruce top, Solid mahogany back & sides. Ebony fingerboard & adjustable ebony bridge. A-style body with an oval sound hole for round, liquid tones

    £ 729.00
  • £ 605.00 £ 726.00

    Keeping the same basic design of the hugely successful YTR-4335G, the new version offers some real improvements in terms of playability and a more powerful sound. The 4000 series now comes with a modified two-piece gold brass bell with a thickness of metal that has improved both sound and playability. Newly designed heavier valve caps and buttons give the...

    £ 605.00 £ 726.00
    Reduced price!
  • £ 600.00 £ 720.00

    A student cornet for Yamaha. The newly redesigned, durable yet light two-piece bell is made of yellow brass for optimal playability and to promote good technique and endurance. 

    £ 600.00 £ 720.00
    Reduced price!
  • £ 719.00

    A handmade electric violin of British origin Active electronics with volume and tone controls Flashing lights that pulse in time with the music. Clear finish with red fingerboard, pegs and tailpiece

    £ 719.00
  • £ 719.00

    A handmade electric violin of British origin Active electronics with volume and tone controls Flashing lights that pulse in time with the music. Clear finish with green fingerboard, pegs and tailpiece

    £ 719.00
  • £ 585.00

    A factory made cello of Chinese origin. Manufactured to Forsyth specifications in Beijing and set up by our resident luthier in Manchester. A padded case and bow are included.

    £ 585.00
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