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INSTRUMENT RENTALS FOR STUDENT MUSICIANS
Whether a seasoned student, or a beginner, Amati Violin Shop, Inc. student instrument rental plans makes available a large variety of high quality rental instruments at affordable prices until you make the decision to purchase an instrument.

Our rental program includes:

  • Month-to-month rental contracts, or discounted one-time rental fees
  • Trade-in/upgrades at anytime
  • Insurance on the instrument and bow should repairs be needed during the duration of the rental
  • Ability to apply rental credit towards the purchase of a new instrument

Frequently Asked Questions


Rental Fee


What is rental fee?
Violin rental fees are $20 per month for a 12 month contract.
Cello rental fees are $30 per month for a 12 month contract.

If you would like to, you may choose to pay the entire year's rental contract at one time. In this case, customers will be offered a 15% discount on their rental.

Violin rental fees (1 time payment for 12 months) $204, a savings of $36.
Cello rental fees (1 time payment for 12 months) $306, a savings of $54.


Contract Terms


What if I damage my instrument while I am renting it?
All rental contracts include insurance coverage of up to xyz% of the cost of the instrument. If you damage your instrument while you are renting it, insurance will cover the cost of the repair up the the insurance amount. Any repair cost over the insurance amount will be billed to you after an appraisal for the work is done.


Insruance


What if I damage my instrument while I am renting it?
All rentals include $XYZ insurance on the instrument to cover incidental damages. This includes things such as bridge repairs, cracked fingerboards, neck repair. If the total amount of the repairs needed equals to WXU% of the cost of the instrument, the instrument is considered "totaled" and you will be responsible for paying the full cost of the instrument.

Additionally, your insurance does not cover replacing accessory parts such as pegs, strings, or bow hair.


Rental Credit


How do I earn rental credit?
When you rent an instrument with us, you earn a credit of ____ percent of the cost of your instrument. This credit can be used towards the purchase of an instrument after your rental contract has come to term.


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