Music Shops in Derby

Music Shops in Derby

With a wealth of music shops spread accross the city of Derby, this location is the perfect back drop to any musical career. Aspiring pianists will find all manner of instruments, repair services, equipment and sheet music on offer in Derby. Here at Piano Lessons Derby, we heartily encourage all of our piano students to seize the opportunity to explore the fantastic range of instruments and services on offer, and gain expertise from the musically-experienced store owners and staff. Students often find this experience to be both educational and inspirational. 

We understand that it often seems a mammoth task for you pianists to find that perfect shop to cater to your needs, and so we have selected four stores right here for you that we hold in high esteem. Read on for our pick of the best...  

Edward Knowles Pianos 

Edward Knowles Pianos is a small business with expertise in the high quality restoration of pianos. This company offers various services, from the tuning of pianos to concert pitch, to the sale of both new and used pianos with a full guarantee and free delivery (not to mention free tuning after the sale has been made!) The state of the art pianos in this store are priced at £300 upwards, located for your perusal in a spacious showroom where customers are encouraged to come and try out the instruments. 

You can find the showroom at: Derwentside Homecentre, Derwent Street, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 1WN.

Darkbrook Pianos

Darkbrook Pianos was first established over 25 years ago, and has since gained a widespread reputation for the top quality service they provide to customers. Selling both new and restored pianos at reasonable prices, money-conscious customers need look no further! With a large assortment of pianos stocked in the showroom, pianists are welcome to go and try out as many as they wish, before making any decision towards the final purchase. In stock are such trusted brands as Kawai, Kingsburg, Lippmann, Royale, and many more. Not only are the pianos affordable, but Darkbrook also offer a free delivery service to such areas as Sheffield, Macclesfield, Stockport, Chesterfield, and Manchester (to name but a few.)

The showroom is located right in the centre of the Peak District, and can be found at the following address: Darkbrook Pianos, Buxton Road, Tideswell, Derbyshire, SK17 8PQ.

Foulds Music

The first Foulds store was opened in Nottingham in 1893 by Charles Foulds, and was then expanded to other cities, such as that of Derby, in 1908. This business has recently begun to specialise in the retail of top- quality digital pianos and keyboards, at competitive prices. In stock are such profound brands as Yamaha and Casio, both new and used. Foulds also offer a range of upright pianos, grand pianos, stools, and various piano accessories, including piano cleaner and polish.

Find them at the following address: 40 Irongate, Derby, DE1 3GA.

Piano Tuning Derby

Andrew Storer has provided a professional piano tuning service to the residents of Derby for more than 20 years and has earned himself an infallible reputation in the surrounding area. Having qualified with a diploma in the tuning, restoration, and repair of pianos, and having become a member of the Piano Tuner’s Association, Andrew is an expert in his field and is sure to solve all problems. Pianos require regular tuning to ensure the perfect pitch and guarantee a long life. Andrew has had experience tuning pianos for a range of customers, from schools, to commercial venues, to private customers. He promises a punctual and trustworthy service, and is willing to work around the customer’s hours, at a reasonable price (offering discounts for the tuning of multiple pianos).

Andrew can be contacted on the following number: 01332 341 852.



Classical and Contemporary

My piano lessons are driven by your personal taste in music - whatever you’re passionate about - be it Mumford & Sons or Mozart - I provide bespoke lessons to suit your requirements.  I have many years experience as a piano teacher - tutoring students from the age of 4 upwards, including many adults of all standards.

I also have taken many of my students through the ABRSM grades - though this is certainly not compulsory.

So email me or give me a call on 01332 498047 to arrange your first piano lesson or find out more about Piano Lessons Derby!

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