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I’m looking for a harpsichord player and/or flute or violin to do some 17 th c music with recorder. Broadly, anyone wanting to augment their playing time in nearest proximity to Malmesbury, please give me a call on: 07954 241629.

Best to all, Sue.

Square Piano by Thomas Preston c.1819.

This piano is in Backwell, near Bristol, and has been registered for legal sale under the UK Ivory Sales Act, certificate number P1SYG4T3. The price is £700 (open to offers).

Please contact Jean Routley

Further details and photos available on the Friends of Square Pianos website:

Bentside Spinet in good playing condition.   It is tuned at A=415.  It is portable and has been used at several Baroque Chamber Music workshops both in SWEMF and TVEMF.

Dimensions are: Length 155 cm, Width 65 cm, Height 80 cm.   Keyboard range is from C1 to D5 . 

Location Bristol.   Delivery possible in local region.

Asking price: £ 1500

For further details or to view, contact Sylvia Davies – email

Gerhard Landwehr tenor viol bow for sale.

With beefwood stick,  boxwood frog and button, weight 54grams, hair length 59cms.

Price: £330 ono.

Contact Jenny Tribe, email The bow is currently in Cheltenham.

Austrian Concert Zither in need of restoration – it is missing some strings and hasn’t been tuned in a long time.

£200 ONO

Location: Bristol

Contact: Joan Dixon

I live near Stroud and recently started playing Traverso.

Would love to play duets, with an ensemble or with an orchestra in Gloucestershire ideally. But Bristol and/or Bath may also work.

Drop me a line on

My husband, luthier Colin Wills, died earlier this year. There is one remaining Baroque violin available for sale.

You can see this instrument in detail on Colin’s website:

If you are interested in purchasing this instrument please contact me directly – rather than through the website.

Gabriella Falk – – 01643 851266

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