Instrument Rental is easy and secure on

For your added convenience, delivery and ongoing school service is also free.

All instruments are quality, name-brand, student-level instruments.
Each has been shop adjusted and includes a case and necessary accessories.
All normal maintenance and repair is provided free of charge as long as your lease is in effect and your account is in good standing.

4 Month Intro / introductory Payment

One payment allows Elementary and Middle School students to rent the instrument for 120 days. Then the payments are due every month.

The 4 Month Introductory Payment is available for young beginners from April to December.

Optional Damage Waiver

Optional Damage Waiver covers your instrument in case of accidental damage. The waiver does not cover loss or damage due to theft, fire, burglary, misuse or abuse, theft by conversion, intentional damage, mysterious disappearance or other loss due to your failure to care for the rented item.

Rental Credit

Up to 36 payments on String and Wind Instruments, and up to 24 payments on Percussion Instruments may be applied as down payment on the purchase of a new instrument. New instrument price is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price, plus Tax.

Rent a quality school band or orchestra instrument with Johnstonbaugh's Music Centers

Give your beginning musician a head start with a Quality Rental Instrument. Students will learn faster and have greater success when learning on a Name-Brand Instrument and renting is a convenient way to provide your student with a used instrument outfit at affordable monthly payments. All instruments have been professionally serviced, include a case and necessary accessories and free normal maintenance is included.

Thank you for choosing Johnstonbaugh’s. As a Recommended School Music Dealer, JMC provides essential value added services, and functions as a valuable asset and partner for students, educators, and school music programs. Click Here to read more about RSMD.

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