Packages are generally dispatched within 24 hours after receipt of payment and are shipped via Royal Mail.


Prices and availability of items are subject to change without notice, and your order needs to be manually confirmed by Early Music Direct before it is accepted. Our prices are inclusive of VAT. Because we haven't yet crossed the turnover threshold for VAT registration all orders include VAT and this cannot be deducted for non-EU orders - therefore, all our prices are universal.


Whilst all efforts are made to ensure accuracy of description, specifications and pricing there may be occasions where errors arise. Should such a situation occur Early Music Direct cannot accept your order. In the event of a mistake you will be contacted with a full explanation and a corrected offer. The information displayed is considered as an invitation to treat not as a confirmed offer for sale. The contract is confirmed upon supply of goods.

Privacy Notice

This policy covers all users who register to use the website. It is not necessary to purchase anything in order to gain access to the searching facilities of the site.


We have taken appropriate measures to ensure that your personal information is not unlawfully processed. Early Music Direct uses industry standard practices to safeguard the confidentiality of your personal identifiable information, including ‘firewalls’ and secure socket layers.

During the payment process, we ask for personal information that both identifies you and enables us to communicate with you.

We will use the information you provide only for the following purposes.

* To send you newsletters and details of offers and promotions in which we believe you will be interested. * To improve the content design and layout of the website. * To understand the interest and buying behavior of our registered users * To perform other such general marketing and promotional focused on our products and activities.

Conditions of Use

Early Music Direct and its affiliates provide their services to you subject to the following conditions. If you visit our online shop at Early Music Direct you accept these conditions. Please read them carefully, Early Music Direct controls and operates this site from its base within the UK. The laws of England and Wales govern claims relating to including the use of, this site and materials contained.

If you choose to access from another country you do so on your own initiave and are responsible for compliance with applicable local lands.


All content includes on the site such as text, graphics logos button icons images audio clips digital downloads and software are all owned by Early Music Direct and are protected by international copyright laws.

Licence and Site Access

Early Music Direct grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site. This license doses not include any resale’s of commercial use of this site or its contents any collection and use of any products any collection and use of any product listings descriptions or prices any derivative use of this site or its contents, any downloading or copying of account information. For the benefit of another merchant or any use of data mining, robots or similar data gathering and extraction tools.

This site may not be reproduced duplicated copied sold – resold or otherwise exploited for any commercial exploited without written consent of Early Music Direct.

Products Descriptions

Early Music Direct and its affiliates attempt to be as accurate as possible however we do not warrant that product descriptions or other content is accurate complete reliable, or error free.

From time to time there may be information on Early Music Direct that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing and availability.

We reserve the right to correct any errors inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update information at any time without prior notice. (Including after you have submitted your order) We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause you.

Products Data Collection and Cookies Usage

The following is strictly necessary in the operation of our website.

This Website Will:

Remember what is in your shopping basket Remember where you are in the order process Remember that you are logged in and that your session is secure. You need to be logged in to complete an order. The following are not Strictly Necessary, but are required to provide you with the best user experience and also to tell us which pages you find most interesting (anonymously).

Functional Cookies

This website may:

Offer Live Chat Support (if made available) Track the pages you visits via Google Analytics Targeting Cookies

This Website Will:

Allow you to share pages with social networks such as Facebook (If available) Allow you to share pages via Add This (If available) To view the ‘Add This’ Privacy Policy or to opt out of any online behavioural advertising, please visit Add This and click on the ‘Opt Out’ button.

This website will not

Share any personal information with third parties.

Company Information

Registered address: Early Music Direct Limited, 51 The Village Farnley Tyas Huddersfield West Yorkshire HD4 6UQ United Kingdom

Mail order returns address: Early Music Direct, Kirbister Schoolhouse, Orphir, Orkney, KW17 2RA

Telephone: 0845 474 0987


Companies House Registration: 09104596