School Band Instruments

5 Things to Think About When Renting a Musical Instrument

Posted: 9th Nov 2020

If your child is keen to learn an instrument, rental can seem like the safest and most cost-effective option. And it can be. It can also be the simplest and most stress-free way to get hold of an instrument, even at relatively short notice. But not all instrument rental companies are equal. Today, we’re going to look at some of the things you need to consider before selecting where to rent your child’s educator-approved school band and orchestra instruments.

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Everything You Need to Know About Renting A Cello

Posted: 19th Oct 2020

When it comes to learning a new instrument, the cello is a big undertaking. Literally. Even the junior instruments require space, while the adult cello typically reaches 48 inches in height. So, this isn’t an instrument for someone who lives in a small apartment, or wants something to just grab and go for simple transportation and impromptu performances. On the other hand, the cello is a great instrument to play. And it’s one of those instruments that always has surprises left to give, even when you think that you’ve learnt it all.

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Percussion instrument rental

Everything You Need to Know About Renting Percussion Instruments

Posted: 9th Oct 2020

Learning to play any instrument is both exciting and daunting. Because it always comes with questions. What if I don’t like it? What if I can’t do it? What if the noise my darling child is making with their new instrument starts driving the neighbors insane?! So, if you’re unsure of your tolerance levels, or your little one’s staying power, renting percussion instruments can be a really sensible starting point.

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Clarinet rental

Clarinet Rental - The Essentials

Posted: 3rd Sep 2020

Learning to play an instrument like the clarinet can be great fun and immensely satisfying. But it’s hard to know if you’ve made the right choice until you’ve started playing. Especially for kids. That’s why instrument rental can be such a benefit to parents. It can help your child (or you, if you feel like taking up a new hobby too) to get a feel for an instrument without a significant investment. And you’re free to return, exchange or upgrade if the need should arise.

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Trombone Rental

The Lowdown About Renting a Trombone

Posted: 18th Aug 2020

When learning to play a new instrument, it’s not always sensible to purchase your equipment straight away. Especially if you’re buying for children. While learning to play can bring enormous pleasure, it’s hard to tell if a particular instrument is for you until you’ve had hands-on experience. Instrument rental gives you the opportunity to play without a large up-front expense, and the flexibility to change your mind at any stage.

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Saxophone Rental

Everything You Need To Know About Renting a Saxophone

Posted: 18th Aug 2020

Whether you’re a seasoned musician looking to try something new, or you’re wanting to help a child acquire a new skill, the saxophone makes an excellent choice. It’s one of the easiest woodwind instruments to master, in regards to achieving the right tone. But when you’re trying any new instrument, rental can be a really useful first step. It allows you to get a feel for the instrument without a significant financial investment. And if you’re looking for a child, it’s a great way of measuring both their commitment and your tolerance levels!

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Instrument Rental

7 Questions You Need to Ask Before Renting a Musical Instrument

Posted: 6th Aug 2020

Learning to play a musical instrument, whether as a child or an adult, can be a wonderful thing. It’s challenging, it’s exciting, and it can open up whole worlds of enjoyment and achievement. But it can also be expensive. Buying a good saxophone can set you back as much as $8,000. A cello, double that. That’s why instrument rental is a really good idea.

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Returning Your Instrument? Read This First

Returning Your Instrument? Read This First

Posted: 1st Jun 2020

Thinking about returning your rented instrument? Before making a decision, be sure to read this article and talk with your student to make certain he or she will not be continuing in school band or orchestra later on. It could save you a LOT of money in lost rental credit.

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Upgrade Instrument Benefits

Upgrade Instrument Benefits

Posted: 1st Jun 2020

Has your child been enjoying school band for more than a year? It may be time to start thinking about taking his or her playing to the next level. Explore the benefits and options available to you as a Rentfromhome customer. We offer flexible upgrade exchange plans to fit just about every budget.

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Rent or Buy a School Band Instrument

Should I Rent Or Buy An Instrument?

Posted: 1st Jun 2020

Your child joined the school band. Now comes the question every parent is faced with as the journey begins: Should we rent or buy our child’s instrument? While exploring your options, we've put together a few points to consider while making a decision that best suits your needs.

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