Category: Music Products

Yamaha Clavinova CLP range are probably the worlds best selling Digital Pianos. If you're thinking about getting a piano (new or old) at least come in & try one of the latest piano's. You might be very surprised at how far they've developed. Our Clavinova range arrived with us just before Christmas and have been extremely well received. The current line up features 6 models, plus a portabl ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2019-02-13 09:59:07
Do you know your Flangers from your Phasers? How about the difference between a Vibrato and a Tremolo? A very quick summary: Guitar effects pedals categories Four main categories of effect used to create guitar tones: Dynamic effect – a type of effect that shapes the volume of your guitar tone. Time-based effect – a type of effect that changes the playback time of your guitar tone. Freq ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2017-06-26 14:37:52
High-End Roland Piano Performance in a Compact, Go-Everywhere Design In today’s blog, we’re going to have a closer look at Roland’s FP30 portable digital piano. It’s not just affordable but offers Roland’s acclaimed sound, feel and modern features in a top quality 88 Fully Weighted note instrument that fits any space with ease. The FP30 is light and portable and is a great fit rangin ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2017-02-01 10:48:22
Why renting a good quality brass or woodwind instrument is a better idea than buying cheap online In this week's blog we're going to dive into the renting of brass or woodwind instruments and why it's better than buying a cheap instrument where you end up with a poor quality instrument. A few points to keep in mind: Beginner players benefit from renting an instrument. Buying a new good q ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2017-01-11 16:11:41
Care for your Saxophone or Trumpet Regular cleaning and maintenance of your instrument is important for the instruments' longevity as well as good instrument hygiene. Follow these simple maintenance and you can keep your instrument playing and looking its best for years. Basic care and maintenance of the Saxophone The basic maintenance and general car ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-12-29 15:22:17
Care for your Flute or Clarinet Regular cleaning and maintenance of your instrument is important for the instruments' longevity as well as good instrument hygiene. Follow these simple maintenance and you can keep your instrument playing and looking its best for years. Basic care and maintenance of a Clarinet After you finish playing your Clarinet O ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-12-22 12:50:58
Developing musical skills is a great way to enrich your life | Play Piano It's been known for a long time that playing music has physical and mental benefits. To play Piano is a great way to grow appreciation for music. There are also non-musical benefits. Playing piano is a way to escape the busyness of daily life. You can express your creativity and simply have fun. There's nothing quite like ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-12-02 10:19:09
Christmas music gifts, the gift of Music lasts Forever Christmas is coming so we have put together a number of Christmas Music gifts. The Derosa Gifts are perfect if you have a friend or family member who enjoys making music. Get them something memorable. Blessing someone with the gift of music will bless them forever on their musical journey. If you are a musician of any standard we are sur ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-11-15 13:01:44
Our No 1 Digital Keyboard for sale or rent Yamaha NP32 - This is why we think it's a great starter Keyboard. Small and compact design Full size piano like keys with a semi weighted spring action. Touch sensitive enabling you to play louder softer depending on how hard you play a key Record yourself in one simple click to help enhance your practise Connect to an iOS device to use ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-10-26 15:02:54
Our No 1 Selling Digital Piano Roland HP605PE, why is this our best selling digital piano? HP605PE HP605PE - Stylish Polished Ebony finish with small footprint An 88 Note Fully weighted Piano Key action ( Roland's PHA05 key action ) Roland's Acoustic Projection speaker system Super Natural piano sound - Modelling technology not sampled When it comes to choosing a digital piano t ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-10-20 13:56:36
Instrument repairs in Bishops Stortford Hertfordshire. Instrumental Repairs explained: We offer a repair service for the majority of products that we sell, rent and teach on. Some repairs can be completed in store on the day, such as a guitar restrings whilst others will require our specialist engineers. We use a specialist guitar Luthier, an electronic engineer for products such as guitar amp ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-10-19 20:33:25
Digital drum kits Bishops Stortford Hertfordshire Digital Drum kit vs Acoustic drums Some people still don't understand how a digital drum kit could replace an acoustic kit. To be honest, it can't but it can enhance how you play and be pretty close. Here's a little look as to why.   Perfect first Roland digital drum kit from only £369 A Roland digital drum kit is a v ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-10-12 11:32:33
Faith Guitars in Bishops Stortford Hertfordshire and Essex A question often asked when people walk into DEROSA is: do you sell Martin or Taylor? The answer is no, we don't need to. Here is why.   Faith Guitars - When it comes to anything, you buy the brand name. We are not knocking Martin or Taylor in anyway, they do produce beautiful guitars. The audience we reach and aim for aren't pla ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-10-05 13:00:23
Renting is either a good idea or a bad idea. Let's have a brief look at why we recommend them.   [caption id="attachment_27981" align="alignright" width="300"] From only £10 a month you can start renting with us, a one month minimum rental term.[/caption] It can sometimes seem like money is going down the drain. Which yes if you rent for too long it does start to seem that way, which ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-09-29 12:23:18
Back To School Your musical journey starts here....Back to School School is out for one more week, to prepare you we have all the music necessities you need for the new school season: Student Acoustic guitar (1/2 | 3/4 | 4/4 size) Beginner Acoustic guitar pack Beginner Electric guitar pack Guitar Foot Stool Guitar Tuners & Capo's Drum sticks Music bags Music stands Saxophone ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-08-26 15:25:37
Roland has unleashed another great deal, this time if you buy a LX-7 digital piano with us they will send you an iPad mini free of charge! This is great because the piano can connect to the iPad and you can take full advantage of Roland's Piano Partner 2. This app includes backing tracks as well as other functions allowing you to see note by note what you are playing and producing the score. More ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-06-22 01:13:57
Brunswick guitars, were established in the UK in 1991. With them being manufactured in indonesia, they have gained a respectable place amongst music teachers and retailers alike as being excellent value for money. They make a range of laminate wood and solid wood instruments, all retaining a high manufacturing standard.   B200 Series The B200 series, is Brunswick’s entry level guitar ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-06-13 09:08:45
Digital drum kits still seem new to many people and some people still think they aren't even close to the real thing. Think about it nothing is ever as good as the real thing but you can get exceptionally close. What’s the benefits of a Digital drum kit? The gap between digital and acoustic Drum Kits has been shrinking for some time now, many people have found comfort in going to digital pro ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-05-18 13:08:40
What guitar amplifier should I go for? Generally there are two ways to go about this, firstly, is it for Home use? Lastly, is it for Live/Studio (Recording) use? Amps will come mainly in two different styles, Valve or Transistor.   Transistor Amps. Transistor amps are excellent for the beginner/intermediate level, they’re generally recommended for those who are starting out becaus ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-04-14 09:32:10
Motivational Tips/how to keep inspired and allocate your time. A Common worry for people for when starting to learn an instrument is how to stay motivated and allocate time for practice. Here are a few useful tips:   - Be inspired! [caption id="attachment_27403" align="alignright" width="300"] Have a look at how DEROSA's tutor Steve kept going and now plays on some of the biggest st ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-04-06 11:30:04
What’s the difference between Acoustic, Classical and Electric guitars? A question we are asked often – The fundamental differences between Classical, Acoustic and Electric guitars, are the strings, body shapes and (Most importantly) the sound.   Firstly, Classical guitars are strung with nylon strings, this gives classical’s a warmer and mellower sound, and it’s also softer on ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-03-30 09:38:23
Digital pianos still seem to be new to people, most expect them to be tiny little keyboards with flashing keys. This is no longer true as they are just as good as acoustic pianos but with even better features.   What’s the difference between Digital and Acoustic Pianos? The gap between digital and acoustic pianos has been shrinking for some time now, many people have found comfort i ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-03-23 10:51:58
Ever wondered what guitar pedal you should be using? Well there is no right or wrong answer it's all down to what sound you want and how easy to use you want them do be. This post will focus on multi-effects units compared to single pedals.   What is the purpose of Electric Guitar pedals? Electric Guitar pedals bring many different variations and sounds to a Guitarist's arsenal, effect ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-03-16 11:22:13
High-End Roland Piano Performance in a Compact, Go-Everywhere Design Roland is proud to announce the FP-30 Digital Piano, a compact and affordable instrument that brings the company’s renowned piano performance within reach of everyone. Combining premium sound and feel with innovative features for enjoyment and learning, the FP-30 is perfect for small spaces and very easy to transport in and ou ...Continue Reading

Posted: 2016-03-08 15:13:36

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