Welcome to Classic Drums & Guitars

Classic Drums started sixteen years ago in Boscombe Bournemouth, buying and selling old vintage drums and cymbals including Ludwig, Gretsch, Premier and other vintage drums We still deal in vintage drums, but after a few years we also started to deal in new drums including Pearl, Yamaha Tama and others.

  • Our Products

    Classic Drums sell new, used, vintage drums, accessories and percussion instruments as well as a range of guitars and strings. As agents for most of the major manufacturers, Classic Drums has a great variety of drums and percussion instruments always in stock. We also sell Rock School Books for Drums, Guitar and Bass Grades 1 to 8.

  • Find the right drum kit

    As an experienced drummer, Mike, is well placed to make sure you buy the right drum kit. One that is suitable for your needs, be it gigging, studio, or for your school. Mike is always willing to help with any enquiries or advice.

  • Teaching

    If you want to learn, no problem, with several great drum masters available, Classic Drums will advise you as to the best teacher for the style you wish to learn. See our list of teachers here.

  • Our Services

    We offer a fitting of drum heads and guitar strings as well as a tuning and reparation service.

Latest News

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Classic drumsFriday, February 9th, 2018 at 11:07am
The new YAMAHA EAD-10 £495.00
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Yamaha EAD-10 Drum Module - I'm VERY Surprised!
Last week I had a call from Yamaha saying "Hey Ben, would you like to come to our epic drum HQ and play the new EAD-10? We think it'll blow your mind." I sai...
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Classic drums shared Tama Drums's video.Monday, January 15th, 2018 at 12:15am
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Tama Drums
If you’re seeking a smaller kit for those less than roomy stages, the Club-Jam Kit was developed exactly for those gigs. Inventive solutions like curved bass drum spurs and a cymbal holder mounted right to the bass drum maximize available stage space and never leave you short on room to operate. http://bit.ly/2CY5xQ8 #TAMA #StrongestNameInDrums
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Classic drums added 2 new photos.Saturday, December 16th, 2017 at 6:29am
DW pre used maple 14"x4" snare drum c" 1997 £295
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Classic drums added 3 new photos.Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 at 5:27am
S/H DW small kit 16"x14" birch floor tom with pearl fitting kit which makes it into a bass drum 12"x10" maple tom 8"x8" maple tom £550.00 sounds great and works well for small gigs no hardware shell pack only.