In Store Visiting Info - Please Read
UK's no.1 Woodwind & Brass Specialists | Established 1966 | Free Delivery on selected lines & Fast Delivery | Order Online 24/7

Instrument Buy-Back Scheme

Purchasing a first instrument outright need not be an expensive risk. Our competitive discount prices combined with our buy-back policies offers good value for money and worry-free learning. All we ask is that your Instrument is in a working condition complete with case and supplied accessories.


Purchase Your Instrument outright either online or from our store (Does not include finance purchases).


Return your instrument in good condition and we will refund 90% of the purchase price less the original VAT paid.


Return your instrument in good condition and we will refund 50% of the purchase price less the original VAT paid.

  • Guaranteed return value within 0-24 months
  • Applies to all new instrument purchases
  • Most cost-efficient purchase with return option
  • Get started on a brand new instrument
  • No ongoing monthly payments
  • Buy outright at our discount price

Yamaha YAS-280 - Alto Saxophone Buyback Example

Below is a 6 month buyback example for a Yamaha 280 Alto Saxophone. You can use the calculator to add you own values.

Your original purchase price: £913.00
We deduct the original VAT paid £-152.17
We make a charge of 10% £-76.08
Total Amount Refunded £684.75
Total Cost for 6 Months use £228.25

Independent Service Rating based on 1154 verified reviews. Here are some recent reviews of our service...

Jon Preece
1 hour ago
Superb service, excellent communications and a bunch of jolly nice people to boot! Thanks very... Read all
Robert Foster
22 hours ago
Order delivered in expected time. Ordering process very easy and efficient. Very happy with... Read all
Mr Gerald Coman
2 days ago
Good products , quickly delivered .
2 days ago
Exact what i needed, Only thing i didnt saw international tax option at checkout, but figured it in... Read all
Trusted Customer
2 days ago
My saxophone plays better than ever. Thanks so much!
Trusted Customer
2 days ago
After servicing by Dawkes my saxophone is now working well. The service was done within the... Read all
Trusted Customer
3 days ago
Good website. Good range of repair materials for woodwind. Prompt delivery. Thank you.
Trusted Customer
3 days ago
Excellent and diligent service