Peter Braid who owned Keys Musical Instruments, 71 Henshaw Street, near the market in Oldham manages this new store in Chadderton situated in Stockfield Mill near Dale Bathhrooms. He brings with him the skills and expertise to provide customers with the very best service.
Peter has been supplying pianos to Manchester for over thirty years now. With our online store based in Chadderton, Oldham we can dispatch your piano within a few days.
Our repair service for pianos is second to none, as is our repair service for keyboards, guitars (including restringing and setups), piano tuning, violin, brass and woodwind instruments.
Our huge retail area offers more choice and competitive pricing. Our huge range of instruments are available in store or online. We are the largest music shop in Oldham with hundreds of instruments to choose from.
We also have used guitars, saxophones, clarinets, flutes, drums, violins, trumpets and trombones available from stock (check our website for availability).
With names such as Yamaha, Kemble, Knight, Challen, Chappell, Danemann, Casio and Eavestaff to choose from, you will not be disappointed.
Q. What is the criteria determining the need for a piano?
A. Purchasing a piano for your family will enable hours of fun, whilst at the same time creating much knowledge and educational stimulation.
There are many factors which will come together to enable your final choice. Price and size and normally the first criteria. Initially as you are not certain that instrument will become a "passing phase", your decision may be spend as little as possible.
Sometimes, as space is at a premium , you may be thinking that a keyboard may do. Whilst agreeing this may initially cause sufficient stimulation for you start to play, it is not the same as a piano. If this is the route you go down, tuition is an absolute must, as you may be guided by your teacher. They will know a what point you need to upgrade to either a real piano or an electric piano.
Q. What are the differences between buying an acoustic piano and an electric piano?
A. When purchasing a new or used piano or electric piano, you'll find:
Q.What are the criteria required to help me choose my "acoustic piano"?
A. The most important criteria are one, does it stay in tune, and does it have a good touch.
Q. Why should I choose my piano from Music Direct?
A. You are buying from reputable music shop with a guarantee of satisfaction.
As one of the UK's largest suppliers of new and used music instruments you can buy your piano with confidence from Music Direct. Our delivery service covers the whole of the UK so your delivery to Manchester is considered local to us.Telephone 0161 627 0614 today!
If you are looking for professional tuition, we highly recommend Riff's Music Academy
They specialise in tuition for piano, keyboard, guitar, bass guitar, drums, percussion, music technology and vocals.
Venues for music locally are
Band On The Wall, Phones4U Arena, O2 Apollo, The Ritz, Royal Northern College Of Music, Manchester Academy, The Bridgewater Hall, Peel Hall, Gorilla, Manchester Cathedral
"Having been introduced to Peter as a absolute novice, he has guided me in the choice of a suitable keyboard as I progressed.I now use a Yamaha S950, part exchanged via ..."
"Very happy with the service and advice given. I will definitely be visiting them again"
"Love this shop. Loads of choice. Great prices, and friendly staff."
"Great selection to try before you buy.Helpful staff with time to help you choose what you want! Here you can browse as long as you need while trying various instruments. So ..."
"Fantastic and friendly serviceWent to buy a guitar for my son. The owner took his time to help me choose the right instrument. Fantastic service with no pressure to buy. "
This flute is my daughter's second flute, It is much ...
- Georgia, Jun 9, 2017