The Full Octave has staff, who either play, teach or repair instruments. They are well qualified to give advice. If you are looking for a student instrument or beyond, we stock a range of brands. Including: Yamaha, Packer, Artemis, Trevor James, Vivace and Jupiter and brass instruments from John Packer. although we can source other brands.
If you are thinking of buying online, do please give us a chance to match the price. Smaller shops can very often match and even beat the online sites, as long as it is an “acquired just for you” purchase.
They may only make a small profit but each purchase helps to prevent further degradation of the high street, and in addition you have somewhere to go should you require after sales service.
We have an expanding range of reconditioned instrments mainly Flutes and Clarinets, these are mostly Trevor James Buffet and Yamaha instruments. In the near future they will be displayed in their own picture galleries, although the meantime do ring to discover what is available.
We are happy to undertake small repairs and for anything larger we can put you in contact with local specialists. Contact us if you have any questions or to request a quote.
We stock woodwind accessories including, reeds, mouthpieces, ligatures, straps and cleaning materials etc. Brands incl. Yamaha, Vandoren, Rico, Esprit and Rovner to name but a few.
We stock a range of brass accessories such as Denis Wick mouthpieces and mutes plus a range of cleaning materials and lubricants.