The Magic Flute is the best place to rent musical instruments since 1976! We are open every day, and we have the best selection, best prices, and the best rent-to-own plan in the Bay Area.


For your convenience, you can speed up the rental process by providing following our online rental process. Once you provide the necessary information and credit card payment authorization, we will have an instrument ready for you to pickup at the store.

The information you give (including driver's license # and credit card payment) during the online process must be for the person who will be taking responsibility for the instrument under the terms and conditions of the rental contract.

 Our rental rates are set according to instrument groupings as follows. There is a 3-month minimum for initial rentals, and you save at least 33% by paying the 9-Month rate. All prices listed below include Rent, Tax, and Service Policy.


 GROUP ONE: 3 months for $88.68,  9 months for $209.91 (Flute, Clarinet, Trumpet, Trombone, Violin, Small Viola, Snare/Bell Kit) 

 GROUP TWO: 3 months for $144.53,  9 months for $342.11 (Alto Sax, Small Cello, Viola)

 GROUP THREE: 3 months for $211.08,  9 months for $499.62 (Cello, Double Bass, Tenor Sax, Oboe, Baritone Horn, French Horn, Soprano Sax)

If you don't see the instrument you are looking for above, please contact us.

For violin, viola, cello, and double bass rentals, please click here to view a sizing guide that will help you find the right size instrument.


To begin the online rental process, click here.



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