About The Vibe

THE VIBE.LONDON is one third of the amazing retail centre ‘SAXWINDBRASS‘, situated in Central London. This fresh, exciting environment offers everything the modern wind player needs. The sister company to Sax.co.uk, The Vibe offers an extensive clarinet department, modern flutes, authentic ethnic flutes,harmonicas in every key, a range of recorders, celtic whistles,  and accessories galore!

The Vibe is a hub for all woodwind players. We stock a variety of instruments for the student, player and professional. Bringing music retail into the 21st century, we offer a professional and welcoming environment with an array of testing rooms, allowing you plenty of time and space to try out instruments.

With a specialist team of music professionals, THE VIBE offers a trustworthy reliable service from people who are experienced in their field. We know first hand what it is like to buy a new instrument whether you are a beginner or a professional and want you to relax and enjoy exploring the instruments and accessories we have to offer. THE VIBE’S ethos is to ensure that you have the perfect fit, so that you are able to focus on making the music! Our experts are happy to make recommendations to help you meet your criteria.

THE VIBE, is a vibrant hub for all those that love music. You can relax knowing that you have the best guidance.

We offer:

– A full choice of flutes from student to conservatoire standard.

– An extensive clarinet department complete with

Buffet, Selmer, Yamaha, Ubel, Leblanc, Amati, RZ Woodwind & Trevor James

– The largest range of harmonicas in the UK (Available in every key)

– A full scale of Celtic whistles from Flageolet, Susato to Kerry Whistle

– A great selection of student, wooden and plastic recorders

– Wonderful Native American flutes and World instruments

– The essential range of hand percussion.

– Accessories galore from mouthpieces, cleaning material to cases and stands

– A wide range of sheet music, manuscript and metronomes

Our London shop is central and easily accessible by train, bus and Tube (both Warren Street and Euston Tube/Station are approximately 5-10 minutes walk away). Click here for our location. We have on site practise rooms that can be rented from as little as £7.50 per hour; find out more by clicking here: Room Hire.


85 Hampstead Rd


Monday – Friday- 10am – 6pm
Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Sunday: CLOSED

The Vibe Team

Matthew Racine


Matthew Racine



Charlotte Beattie

Clarinet & Flute Specialist


Kati Lawrence

Flute & Clarinet Specialist

Helen Cordes

The Vibe’s Woodwind Technician