Rental Information


Why Rent with Heid Music


Rent online and choose to have your instrument delivered to your school for free. Or pick it up at any of our five locations.

Best Selection

We partner with music directors to make sure we offer the industry's leading student-level band and orchestral instruments and essential accessories.


Exchange, upgrade or return a rental instrument at any time. Rental fees never increase during the rental period, and plans will not change.

Superior Service

Our repair team has more than 300 years of combined experience. Trusted technicians inspect every instrument before it goes into a musician's hand. Learn more about our services.


We feature a variety of maintenance and protection plans to keep your instrument in great playing condition and your investment protected against what life throws at you.


What Accessories do I need?

Heid Music is a full line music resource, here to partner with you for your entire musical journey. We are here to help with accessories. 

Top picks for every player: 

  • Music Stand - Improves posture and creates a better playing experience

  • Method Books - Great for players at all levels 

  • Care Kit - Keep your investment clean and playing well


Unsure of which instrument best fits you or your student? Learn more about the options that are available!

Learn About Band Instruments

Learn About Orchestra Instruments

Rental FAQ

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Download these handy guides for more information on our Rent-to-Rent and Rent-to-Own Plans, including an instrument list, pricing and our Instrument Protection Plans.

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Planning to own your rental instrument?
Our Preferred Protection Plan for Student Line is an extended maintenance plan for beginning, band student-line instruments purchased through our Rent-to-Own Plan or directly from Heid Music. Once you own your instrument, this option helps you protect it so you can keep playing it.

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Advancing Players

As you progress musically and your abilities improve, so should your instrument. The musical experience starts with a beginning-level student instrument and expands to a need for an improved instrument response. Learn more about our Step-Up Rental Program.