What is the Instrument Hire Scheme?

The Instrument Hire scheme is being introduced to ensure that instruments are made accessible to children and young people in ways that will continue to support participation and progression.

What and how to hire

You can hire a … Cello, Double Bass, Guitar, Clarinet, Violin, Viola, Flute, Oboe, Bassoon, Trumpet / Cornet, Saxophone, Horn, Trombone, Euphonium and Baritone and Tuba.  Most instruments are in stock and available for immediate collection.  We can deliver to LA/Academy schools at the start of the Spring, Summer and Autumn term

To hire, complete an Instrument Hire Request Form   
Make sure to ask your instrumental teacher for advice on the correct instrument to suit your child (some come in different sizes).

How does the scheme operate?

The booklet outlines the process and the costs for instrument hire.  To view this brochure, you can download a pdf by clicking the link here or clicking the picture.


Looking after your instruments

Guidance as to how to look after your instrument can be found by downloading a pdf here

Cleaning of Instruments during COVID-19 Pandemic

The booklet outlines the cleaning and maintenance procedures needed.  To view the guidance, you can download a pdf by clicking on the link here or by clicking the picture.