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Hampshire Music Service - Hire of Instruments

Hampshire Music Service has a limited number of instruments which are available for hire to pupils having lessons through HMS. This is an exclusive offer for pupils having lessons in schools with HMS or through a specialist HMS centre.The cost for each instrument is just £20.00 per term which is payable in advance and the minimum period of hire is one term. This is an excellent opportunity for pupils to try out an instrument for the first time or change to different sized instrument, at very low cost with good quality instruments.

A large range of instruments are available, for example:

  • 'Cellos

  • Clarinets

  • Double bass

  • Euphoniums

  • Flutes

  • Guitars

  • Horns

  • Keyboards

  • Oboes

  • Saxophones

  • Trombones

  • Trumpets

  • Violas

  • Violins

plus many more including specialist instruments for younger players such as junior oboes / children's bassoons / mini tubas.

Contact HMS by completing the Instrument Request form Microsoft Word 62kB.

If you have already entered into a hire agreement and wish to make an online payment, you can do so here

Either email to or post to:
Hampshire Music Service
Rookwood Centre
Penshurst Way
SO50 4RJ

Please ensure that you carefully read the terms and conditions shown on the Instrument Request form Microsoft Word 62kB. This offer is only open to pupils who are already having / have arranged to start lessons with an HMS teacher. Please do not hire until these arrangements are in place as it will not guarantee you a school lesson and you will still be charged for the terms hire.

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