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We've just won a 'UK Independent Retailer Of The Year' award!

Chris and David at the BIRA awards 2015
We're very happy to report that last night we were awarded 'British retailer of the year 2015 - unique achievement award' by BIRA (British Independent Retailers Association).
We were recognised for our dedication to customer service, particularly for our online activities to demonstrate, review and guide customers.

Being musicians it's a real joy play with all the latest keyboard/piano toys and technology, we truly enjoy sharing our thoughts with you and it's a pleasure to start so many people on their musical journeys by providing them with the right instrument.

Plenty more reviews and comparisons coming soon....

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