Chappell of Bond Street is a world-renowned music store, established for nearly 200 years.
If you're looking for a musical instrument, tuition, sheet music or the latest music technology, this large music store is the place to be.
Chappell has a piano hall and recital room for concerts.
Venue Details & Map
Chappell of Bond Street
152-160 Wardour StreetSohoLondonW1F 8YA
- +44 20 7432 4400
I've walked past Chapell's many a time for years and always wondered what it was like inside and then the other week my friend, a songwriter, asked if we could pop in and I was more than happy to! It was simply amazing, like a treasure trove and Aladdin's Cave of musical treats!
Whether you play an instrument; are a singer or are looking for a gift for someone that does either this is the...more
I haven't a musical bone in my body! But when I was asked to get a birthday present for a niece that is just starting to learn piano even I knew where my first destination would be (I even remember the original shop on Bond Street).
Chappells has a very comprehensive website. I knew I wanted to get her nice music book but I didn't know where to start so rang up for some advice. The sales...more
For piano players like myself who rarely get to play on an acoustic piano anymore, this is a great place to sample a range of beautiful pianos. Unlike their US counterparts, most European piano stores are a little more hesitant in allowing people play their precious instruments. Chappell of Bond Street (spelled with two p's, unlike the business profile I found on Yelp!) is no exception. There...more
If you play a musical instrument, Chappells is a great place for a wander. Don't be intimidated as the staff are friendly and there's often someone jamming on the instruments, so there's free entertainment as well.
The ground floor has the electronic instruments. I play the piano and you can play on the keyboards and clavinovas - headphones are provided so you can play in peace. It's...more
I'm a classical (esp. chamber music) sheet music nut, and I make sure to always visit Chapell's whenever I'm in London. They have quite a different selection than we find here in the states, and it's refreshing.
The service is excellent - once I even called a few weeks in advance to order some hard-to-find British music (one was even a reprint), and they ordered what they didn't have and...more