Early Music: scores, instruments, recordings

Where to borrow consort music

The steward of the BMEMF library of consort music would be delighted to see it used more frequently. Click here for the index (which can also be found on BMEMF’s website http://www.bmemf.org.uk/borrowing-music.html which also gives contact details).

EEMF members would be welcome to borrow items – BMEMF are happy to send out material through the post.

Where to buy music scores

The Early Music Company

Jacks, Pipes and Hammers, incorporating Lindum Records

Scout Bottom Farm, Mytholmroyd, Hebden Bridge HX7 5JS

Tel: 01422 882751. Fax 01422 886157.
email: sales@jackspipesandhammers.com or lindumrecords@recordermail.demon.co.uk

Edition Michael Procter
Editions of Renaissance sacred vocal music by the late Michael Procter
email: info@edition-mp.com

London Pro Musica

Prima la musica! – performing Urtext editions of early music, based on original sources
3 Hamilton Street, Arbroath, DD11 5JA  Tel: 01241 439616


Green Man Press – publishing practical performing editions of vocal music of the baroque period.

            180 Sheen Road, Richmond, TW9 1XD, UK. Tel: +44(0)20 8332 9522


Grancino Editions – this has now restarted. Leading publishers of 17th and 18th century music with new titles of previously unpublished (or unavailable) Baroque and Classical cello music coming out each month.


Hawthorns Music
The Hawthorns, Hawthorn Drive, Wheaton Aston, Stafford, ST19 9NQ
Tel. 01785 840186. Fax. 01785 840476. email: hawthorn@hawthornsmusic.co.uk

Where to buy recordings

Lindum Records, suppliers of Early Music Recordings: see Jacks, Pipes and Hammers

Harold Moores Records
2 Great Marlborough Street, London
W1F 7HQ email: info@hmrecords.co.uk

Recording engineers and studios

Emglow Records - email

Where to buy instruments

The Early Music Shop
Saltaire, W. Yorkshire. Tel. 01274 288100.

email: sales@earlyms.demon.co.uk

Viola da gambas made in Cambridge by Renate Fink
37 Newmarket Road, Cambridge, CB5 8EG.
Tel. 01223 472650

Cellos made to commission in Ely by Aitchison & Mnatzaganian. Cellos and bows for sale
7 Cambridge Road, Ely, Cambs, CB7 4HJ.
Tel. 01353 668559. Fax 01353 612264.

Renaissance woodwind instruments by Grzegorz Tomaszewicz

Learning to make instruments

Cambridge Woodwind Makers
First Floor, 6 Lintech Court, Linton, Cambs. CB21 4XN. 01223 890308
“Preservation through participation”
Opportunities for professionals and novices to learn more about how to make and repair instruments.
Courses include modern and period instruments.

Information on early instruments

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