Hire an Instrument

Instrument Hire

You can find information here both about the instruments OUMS itself owns, and other groups who may have the instrument you need to hire.

OUMS Instruments

OUMS owns a number of instruments, which are available for hire to Oxford musicians.

The instruments currently owned by OUMS are:
Bass Clarinet
Eb Clarinet
Bass Trombone
Tam-Tam + Stand

The OUMS instruments are available to borrow for free if they are being used within an OUMS ensemble.
The cost for non-OUMS ensembles to borrow an instrument is £15 per instrument, per day.

If you wish to hire an OUMS instrument, please contact the OUMS Secretary here.

The Music Faculty

The Music Faculty own a large number of percussion instruments that can be hired.

Percussion Instruments available from the Faculty:
Bass Drum
Chamber Organ
Small Percussion

Further Information
OUMS ensembles get priority on Faculty percussion if it is booked before the beginning of term. You should book Faculty Percussion by 8th week of the preceding term to guarantee priority.

If you wish to hire an Faculty instrument, please contact Maria Perevedentseva at the Faculty.