Instrument Hire/Loan Scheme

Our Instrument Hire scheme is open to children and young people who receive tuition through any delivery partner of Make Music Swindon Music Education hub. Instrument loans are available to schools that buy-in blocks of time or for those pupils that receive tuition through Swindon Music Service (both in or out of school) and also attend Swindon Young Musicians.

Can I hire or get a loan of an instrument?

What can I 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, as long as we have your chosen instrument in stock at the time of your request.  You can collect an instrument from our music centre. We can also deliver to LA/Academy schools throughout the year if you are receiving tuition at school that is booked and paid for by the school.

For more information about our hire/loan scheme, please contact the admin office.

To hire, complete an electronic request form  Request Form


To assist with your enquiries, we have produced a set of frequently asked questions: FAQs

If you still do not have the answer to your question please contact us:

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.