Piano Trends - Your #1 Choice

February 21, 2017

Why Should You Choose Piano Trends Music?

SELECTION. We have the largest selection and inventory of affordable new and used band and orchestral instruments in northern Illinois.

REPUTATION. Piano Trends Music and Band Co. is a family owned and operated music store serving you for over 28 years. Our reputation for quality and service drives us to perform our best for you.

BEST PROGRAM. Our Rental / Purchase plan allows the customer to own the instrument they are renting after all payments are made. 100% of the rental payments apply to the purchase of the instrument you are renting.  We also offer a step-up program if you choose to switch instruments or upgrade to a better model or larger size.

INTEREST FREE. We do not charge interest on our Rental / Purchase instruments, period.

LOWEST COST. Our Rental / Purchase program is the most affordable and flexible anywhere.

PEACE OF MIND. We offer an insurance plan that covers most repairs and damage, vandalism, fire and theft. Our instruments are serviced and repaired by the finest technicians available.  We guarantee all instruments are in working and playable condition. If during your rental your instrument is in need of repair, we will provide a loner instrument FREE of charge. Most repairs are returned within a short period of time.

SERVICE. Our staff members are well-trained and are professional musicians who understand the value of owning a quality instrument and what it takes to become a good musician.  We do all we can to best serve you, our valued customer.

FREE TRAINING. We offer FREE in-store training on instrument maintenance so your instrument will function properly throughout the year with appointment please.

PRIVATE LESSONS: All of our Band and Orchestral Instructors are college degreed and trained. Most have or currently work in our local school systems as band directors and music instructors as well. So whether you need a little jump start in the beginning or are ready to take it to the next level Piano Trends will be with you throughout your school music career just as we have for several generations of young musicians that have passed through our doors since 1990

Band Instrument Rentals

March 01, 2016

You Save With
Piano Trends Music Company

  • Low Monthly Payment

  • One-Stop Shopping

  • Full Service and Repair

  • Free Loaner Instruments for Renters

  • Easy Return OptionQuality Educator Approved Band Instruments

  • Maintenance Plan Included

  • Flexible Instrument Exchanges

  • Music and Method Books

  • Instrument Accessories

  • Private Lessons (for later on)

  • Knowledge of your school's Band Programs

  • Working together with your Band Instructors


Rent Band Instruments Online Today from the comfort of home or office

March 01, 2016


You can pick your instrument and complete the rental application contract today by clicking on the link below or the picture.

You will be able to choose to have the instrument delivered to your home, office or to Piano Trends for pickup. If you prefer you can always stop in Piano Trends Music and Band to complete the contract and walk away with your instrument in hand.

We also have all the supplies and books your school requires.

Band Accessories for your rental available from Piano Trends Music

March 01, 2016

Piano Trends carries all the accessories you need for participating in band from the following list but not limited to.




Cleaning supplies for all instruments

Marching band supplies



Music for your rental available from Piano Trends Music & Band

March 01, 2016

Piano Trends Music and Band always has the method and supplement books your school or teacher requires. 

Crystal Lake District 47 Music Method Requirement

January 01, 2020

Standard of Excellence Book 1 specifically for your individual instrument is needed for band classes in Crystal Lake School District 47. Percussion students also need to purchase Fundamentals of Rythm for the Drummer

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Wanna Play?

Call us to set up an appointment to test play and one of our Band Instructors will be glad  to help you determine which instrument is best for you



Piano Trends Music Store Hours

Mon -Thu 10 am -730 pm

Fri 10 am -6 pm

Sat 9 am - 5 pm

Closed Sundays

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