For the guitar lovers the best place i know is The Acoustic Center in
wapping high street (martins, Lowdens some left handed sobell, collins,
gibson, Takoma, etc). You have a world of brilliant guitars there.
At 15:27 17/11/98 +0000, you wrote:
>The Hobgoblin Folk Shop is no longer in Cecil Sharp House, it is now in
>Rathbone Place, - whether this is in fact the same as the Ivor Mairants
>Musicentre, I'm afraid I don't know.
>>The 2 places to check would be The Folk Shop (which is part of the Hobgoblin
>>chain of music shops) which is located at the Cecil Sharp House on Regents
>>Park Road (nearest subway station: Camden Town), and the Ivor Mairants
>>Musicentre on Rathbone Place (nearest subway station: Tottenham Court Road),
>>which specializes in guitars, but also usually has other stringed stuff such
>>as mandolins, banjos and bouzoukis.
>>If you're looking for a Greek bouzouki, there is also a shop called
>>which is located on Green Lanes in Harringay (so not quite central London).
>>Most other music shops in London that I know of are located on Denmark
>>and especially Andy's (at the far end of Denmark Street, on the left) is
>>Hope this helps,
>>H. Speek, B.Sc. [log in to unmask]
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>>Univ. of Twente, P.O. Box 217, 7500 AE, Enschede, The Netherlands
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