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 ...
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.
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.
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.
11 onboard tones, plus 50 sounds available through Aerophone GO Plus app 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
A new, workshop made violin of German origin. Two piece back of plain figure, brown varnish on a golden ground. Set up with Hofner synthetic strings.
Ozark 2037 resonator backed ukulele banjo or banjolele. Maple rim and resonator.
A beginners Flugel Horn. Made by Vincent Bach, this flugel represents fantastic value for money.
Master makers and leading scientists have combined their lifelong experience to create a collection of bows that elegantly blend bow making's time-honoured principals with today's most innovative bow making technology. The DIAMOND NX offers advanced performance for serious players Agile and accommodating, the NX elevates, advancing players to new levels.
The Moeck Rottenburgh is an immensely popular range of recorders. Versatile, reliable and used by all levels of players who enjoy instruments made to consistently high standards. The 4205 is constructed in Ebony and grenadilla (African Rosewood). Very hard and extremely dense, giving a bright, rich sound.
High shine red finish Oblong case Coded locks - 3 digit numbers for each end Holds up to 4 bows String tube and clips Separate zipped accessory case Extra clip-on sheet music pouch for the exterior Padded detachable back straps Extra support so violin rests on blocks rather than the entire back Velcro securing strap
Hand selected by ourselves of Chinese origin Made with a two-piece back Finished with oil varnish Manufactured from solid spruce and maple Fitted with ebony fingerboard, swiss pegs and an alloy tailpiece with four adjusters Setup with D’addario Accenté strings Outfit includes a Tom and Will oblong hard case, a fully mounted MMX bow and some rosin
Solid Koa body Sapele neck Senna Siamea fingerboard Grover machine heads 30mm nut width
A workshop made 3/4 size violin of Chinese origin. Two piece back of gentle figure with a red varnish. Set up in our workshop with Dominant strings
Plush green velvet interior Padded detachable back straps Holds up to four bows Lock on front Accessories section Leather ties to secure instrument Extra support for the top of the violin body Full size pouch on front with string tube and holder in
Solid Mahogany top, back, and sides Rosewood faceplate, fingerboard and bridge Rope marquetry rosette Bone nut and saddle Note: this display model has a small blemish in the lacquer on the side right in the waist of the ukulele hense the special price
Steel strung standard soprano scale length with low G.
True to its name the PRODIGY delivers a gifted performance. Precision-engineered to provide select professional characteristics at a pre professional price, the PRODIGY boasts exceptional perfomance for exceptional studients. Handcrafted in the USA.
Well balanced student cornet Designed to be comfortable for younger players Great intonation Good response Comes with case and accessories
Code locks for entry Padded detachable backstraps Removable accessory pouch Holds two bows Padded support so violin rests on the blocks rather than the whole back Velcro securing strap
Tenor size banjolele adjustable head Maple
This is a student piccolo from Trevor James and it has a warm, rich tone. It is free blowing with a modified lip-plate and embouchure. It has a resin body with silver-plated headjoint and mechanism.
The Moeck Rottenburgh is an immensely popular range of recorders. Versatile, reliable and used by all levels of players who enjoy instruments made to consistently high standards. The 4205 is constructed in Palisander (Brasilian Rosewood). A naturally oily wood of even density, to give excellent warm, round tone, rich in overtones.
Excellent entry level trumpet Smaller space around valve block for better grip for smaller hands Comes with hardcase, mouthpiece, cleaning cloth and valve oil Easy to blow Brilliant tone
Kala KA-RES-BRS resonator tenor ukulele. All laminate mahogany top back and sides with rosewood biscuit, lightweight aluminium spun cone and aged brass resonator cover.
Metallophone set 1 metallophone (24.6 x 13.8 in. / 62.5 x 35 cm) / 2.5 octave: F5~C8 1 practice drum pad (diameter: 7.7 in. / 19.5 cm) 1 tripod stand 1 lectern 1 pair of mallets 1 pair of drumsticks Comes in an ergonomic nylon gigbag For more details please see below
LAST ONE AVAILABLE Note range: C40 – A61 Additional notes supplied: F#58, F#70, Bb62 Dimensions: Length 67cm, Width 37cm Height 19cm Body material: Hardwood Weight: 7.5kg Beaters supplied Damper fitted - choose on, off, or part-dampening
Flauto Rondo has a balanced tone in all registers, which can be achieved without perfect breathing technique and which blends in well in ensemble playing. Designed for ease of handling for players of all ages, this tenor is a fine balanced recorder.
An incredibly popular range of recorders originally designed by Friederich von Huene after models by Belgian maker Jean-Hyacinth-Joseph Rottenburgh (1672-1756). Versatile, reliable and used by all levels of players who enjoy instruments made to consistently high standards.
Full size pouch on front with string tube secured inside Holds up to four bows Accessory section Leather ties to secure instrument Additional support for the top of the instrument body Dark blue interior with light blue ribbon detail for bows Key lock on front
Highly durable fabric Oblong case Hygrometer Detatchable lightly padded back straps Holds 4 bows Fully shaped violin section with graduated padding to fully support the instrument Full length zipped front pouch and three interior accessory sections String tube Velcro securing strip Lock Blue velvet interior
Solid sapele top, back and sides Sapele neck Hardwood fingerboard 30mm nut width Comes with gig bag