Band Rental Program at Classic Violins

In addition to our outstanding String Rental Program, we offer a variety of Wind and Brass instruments for rental. Among the key benefits of renting from us are the following reasons:

  • We are a LOCAL music shop – you can visit us and choose your instrument;
  • Brand new instruments offered for rental;
  • Brand names approved by your band director;
  • Rental payments (excluding M&R) apply toward purchase of instrument;
  • No interest or finance charges;
  • Return anytime providing the account is current;
  • M&R (Maintenance and Repair Coverage) option available to protect your instrument against damage and provide coverage for repairs and maintenance necessary to keep the instrument in proper playing condition.
  • No fee to switch to a different band instrument, all equity applies;
  • Free loaners available if instrument requires service;
  • Hassle-free rental process - rent online, by fax, or visit our shop;
  • Free delivery to your school and weekly service;
  • Interest-free purchase plan available for qualified buyers;
  • Payments accepted: cash, check, MasterCard, Visa, or Discover.

3-Month Introductory Rental Rates

Flute, Clarinet, Trumpet, Trombone, Bell Kit, Snare Kit Alto Saxophone and Oboe Tenor Saxophone and French Horn
$48* (M&R Included) $79* (M&R Included) $111* (M&R Included)

*Introductory prices valid for new customers only in the beginning of the school year for the period August 1 - September 30. Regular rates apply after the introductory period.

Rental Rates

Instrument Monthly
Quarterly
Flute, Clarinet, Trumpet, Trombone, Bell Kit, Snare Kit $28.95 $84.00
Alto Saxophone and Oboe $41.95 $123.00
Tenor Saxophone and French Horn $65.95 $192.85

M&R (Maintenance and Repair Coverage) option is available at an additional cost:

$5.95 for one-month rental period
$17.85 for 3-month rental period

Maintenance and Repair Coverage (M&R)

Classic Violins offers an optional M&R coverage of the rented instrument. M&R payments are combined with rental payments on the same quarterly/monthly basis. The M&R covers certain repairs to the instrument to keep it in proper playing condition, listed below.

The M&R coverage includes repairs such as: seating a pad, spring and screw adjustments, replacing corks, lubricating valves and slides, and fitting neck corks. Accidental damage to the mouthpiece or ligature included with instrument is covered upon presentation of the broken part.

The M&R coverage DOES NOT include: (a) replacement of expendable accessories such as reeds (b) lost neck straps, mouthpieces, ligatures, or caps (c) malicious damage, negligence (d) dents, (e) loss, theft, or mysterious disappearance of any single part of the instrument or outfit. Such determination as to negligence, malicious or willful damage will be made in our sole discretion, and shall be reasonably made based on our years of experience.