636 E. Bidwell St.

Folsom, CA 95630

(916) 983-0763


The Nicholson Music Co. rents a variety of band, orchestra and stringed instruments. All instruments are professionally set up and chosen by our experienced staff.

Rental agreement requirements:

  1. 1)Valid California driver’s license

  2. 2)A physical address – Cannot accept P.O. box

  3. 3)A valid major credit card (e.g., Visa, MasterCard, American Express) belonging to applicant.        ATM and/or debit/check cards are not acceptable.*

  4. 4)The first month’s rent and a deposit of an equal amount.

5) Three month minimum; one month minimum for guitars.

*ATM/debit/check cards are acceptable for monthly payments, however, a valid major credit card is still required.  Limited availability on all instruments. instruments are rented on a first-come, first-served basis.

Note: Providing the rental account is kept current for its entirety, all monthly rental payments EXCLUDING TAX, MAINTENANCE FEES AND OPTIONAL DAMAGE COVERAGE may be applied to the purchase of the rental instrument being rented.

Rental price list (per month)** ALL PRICES INCLUDE SALES TAX AND REQUIRED MAINTENANCE FEE. An optional $4.00 per month damage coverage is available for most rentals. Ask a sales associate for details.

    Acoustic Guitar:  $25

    Alto Saxophone:  $39/$45/$51

    Bass Clarinet:  $37/$47

    Cello:  $33/$39/$45

    Clarinet:  $25/$29/$34

    Electric Guitar or Bass Guitar with Amp:  $35

    Flute:  $25/$29/$34

    Percussion kit:  $27/$32

    Piccolo:  $25/$29/$34

    Tenor Saxophone:  $48/$56/$60

    Trombone:  $25/$29/$34

    Trumpet:  $25/$29/$34

    Violin or Viola:  $25/$29

Limited availability on all instruments. Instruments are rented on a first-come, first-served basis.

**Prices are based on condition or age of instrument. All prices include sales tax and are subject to change without notice.

For pricing and availability, call us at (916) 983-0763.