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Guitar Strings

At Les Aldrich Music we have a wide range of Guitar Strings with brands including Martin & Co, RotoSound, D’Addario, Elixir, Ernie Ball, Augustine and more. Our range of Guitar Strings has been chosen carefully by our experienced staff to ensure we have a core range of proven quality.

Violin Strings

Our Violin String range is designed to have something for everyone from the new student to the professional performer. The brands we stock include high quality brands such as Pirastro and Thomastik Infeld alongside brands such as D’Addario and Lenzner. To find out more visit our Violin Strings page.

Viola Strings

Like our Violin String range, we aim to offer quality brands for the performing professional as well as a cheaper strings for the aspiring student. With Viola String brands including Pirastro, Thomastik Infeld, and D’Addario we have a large and varied range for Violists of all standards.

Cello Strings

Our Cello String range is aimed more towards the professional level with Cello String sets such as Evah Pirazzi Gold, Larsen Strings and many more. We also offer a range of Student level Cello Strings from the D’addario Prelude range.

Double Bass Strings

With Strings for every other member of the bowed string family it would seem odd if we didn’t stock Double Bass strings. We currently only stock Innovation strings but we can order other brands upon request.

Other Strings

Can’t see your instrument listed above? Well look no further, we also stock strings for ukulele, mandolin, 5 string banjo, tenor banjo and electric bass with the option to order in strings for dulcimer, erhu, mandola, mandocello and much more!


We currently stock a wide range of rosins for violin, cello and double bass. With styles and brands ranging from the dependable Hidersine through to more specific mixes by Pirastro we hold a rosin for almost every performance style. To find out more about our range please visit our page on rosins.

Violin Bows

Are you a student or a professional? Prefer wood or carbon fiber? is round a round bow or an octagonal bow the one for you? Regardless of your answer to any of these questions we have a bow for you at reasonable prices. If we don’t then worry not as we can order a bow for almost any specification, all you need to do is ask.

Cases and Gigbags

We stock cases and gigbags for a wide range of musical instruments from basic guitar gigbags and  violin cases to deluxe heavily padded gigbags and hardwood cases. Whilst we don’t always stock some cases for certain instruments, almost anything is available to order!! Check out our cases and gigbags page to see whats available.

Bowed Instrument Accessories

Alongside our impressive range of bowed strings and rosins we also keep a variety of other accessories relating to maintenance and care, general playing and learning. These include shoulder rests, cello spike holders, string cleaner, instrument cleaner and much more!

Guitar Accessories

We offer a wide range of guitar accessories so you are never without what you may need. With our range including capos, tuners, straps, cables, pickups/transducers and much more we offer the comprehensive range that every guitarist needs.

*Please note that we currently do not stock or offer footswitches or pedals of any kind.


Alongside our instrument focused accessories range we also offer a wide range of music themed gifts. These range from edibles such as chocolates and pasta to postcards of your favourite composer, cookware to socks. Our range is wonderfully wide and is regularly changing so give us a ring or come down to the shop to see what we have.

Woodwind Accessories

With our range including reeds, mops, cloths, cork grease and straps we hope to offer something to woodwind players of every level. Should you want something a little more specialist then let us know and we will order it in for you.

Other Accessories

Can’t see what you want above? Don’t worry we keep many other accessories including music bags, XLR cables, instrument stands microphone stands, metronomes and a whole lot more. If what you want isn’t here give us a ring and should we not have it in stock, we will order it for you.

larsen strings
thomastik infeld
martin strings
ernie ball