Music Instrument & Equipment Sales, Rentals & Repairs

Summit Studios now offers music instrument sales, rentals and repairs under one roof in our new Summit Music Center!

Music Instrument Sales

Offering sales on all instruments, supplies and accessories, including:

  • Woodwinds: Cork Grease, Reeds, Ligatures, Maintenance Kits
  • Brass: Valve, Slide & Key Oil, Mouthpieces, Maintenance Kits
  • Violin/Viola/Cello: Strings, Rosin, Shoulder Rests, Pin Holders
  • Guitars: Strings, Picks, Straps, Stands, Amps, Cables, Tuners and a wide variety of guitars
  • Drums: Sticks, Pads, Heads, All Hardware and a wide variety of drum sets! And more!

Summit Music Center offers the finest instruments equipment and accessories for sale including brands by Pearl, Rico, Vandoren, Gibraltar, Vic Firth, D’addario, Gibson, Epiphone, Fender, Takamine, Martin and much more!

Visit our GIFT SHOP for specialty t-shirts, mugs, music bags and other unique gifts!

Band and Orchestra Rentals

Want to play but need a band or orchestra instrument to get started with lessons? Summit Music Center has a variety of band and orchestra instruments for rent, including maintenance kids, music stands, and books. Risk free. Insurance included. And we offer delivery to your school!

Students who qualify are eligible for a ‘Rent to Own’ agreement where all of your rental payments go toward the purchase of your instrument! For more information call or visit the studio at 421 Main Street, Manchester, (860) 645-1502.

Don’t get burned with online purchasing! At SMC we take the burn out of buying used and new instruments!

Rental Prices

Group A:
Flute, Clarinet, Trumpet, Trombone, Percussion Kit, Violin, or Viola

  • Initial Rental (First Time Only) 4 Months: $34.04
  • Monthly Re-rental: $22.34

Group B:
Alto Saxophone or Oboe

  • Initial Rental (First Time Only) 4 Months: $77.64
  • Monthly Re-rental: $35.10

Group C:
Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, French Horn or Baritone Horn

  • Initial Rental (First Time Only) 4 Months: $99.97
  • Monthly Re-rental: $52.12


We offer full service repairs on woodwind and brass instruments, guitars and drums. From missing corks to a guitar setup we will get your instrument back in excellent playing condition quickly and at a competitive price!