Islington Music is an independent music shop established over 20 years.
What we Sell

  • Classical and popular (including a big selection of chamber music worth coming in to browse)

  • Examination music - ABRSM, Trinity Guildhall, Rockschool

  • Tutor books for children and adults (many different series including the Suzuki method)

  • Books with CD accompaniment, including Jamie Aebersold, Music Minus One

View our range of miniature scores Dover scores chamber music

  • Tuners, metronomes, tuning forks, pitchpipes, pedals

  • Large selection of reeds for clarinet, saxes, oboes, bassoons (makes include Rico, Rico Royal, Van Doran)

  • Cork grease, valve oil etc.

  • Drumsticks various qualities and thicknesses, practise pads

  • Footstools for guitarists

  • Instrument stands for many kinds of instruments

  • Instrument covers and bags

  • Music stands of different qualities, prices


Guitars - Acoustic and Classical, and small sizes Ukeleles - soprano, concert and tenor - prices ranging from 22 to 160 Recorders - descant, alto and tenor - in plastic and in wood Melodicas and Harmonicas

MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS For sale and to hire (with option to buy)

Alto Sax, Flute, Clarinet, Trumpets and Cornets
Violins (From 1/16 to full size>, Violas, Cellos (from 1/16 to full size)
Come in to try for size. We can advise on the right size for children.
When you hire for a child you can change to a bigger size as your child grows.
We also offer an instrument repair service


Guitar string - electric, acoustic and classical (including Marin, Dadario, Rotosound, Ernie Ball and Elixir, Augustine, Savarez) and single strings in most gauges.
Ukelele, mandolin, bass, banjo etc.
Violin, Cello ad Viola strings in all qualities and sizes (Dominant, Vision, Pirastro, jargar, Corelli, Zyex, Larson and Astrea)


Small percussion instruments both for children and adults. (including glocks etc.)


Large selection of CDS of less well known classical music.
A great selection of musical gifts from pencils to umbrellas.

6 Shillingford Street
Off Cross Street
United Kingdom
N1 2DB

Tel: 02073 543 195