Woodwind Instruments Insurance

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Whether amateur or professional, Lark Music provides specialist insurance for woodwind instruments so you can be sure your circumstances are covered.

We also cover accessories such as reeds, mouthpieces, stands, thumbplates and cases, so please specify these when obtaining a quotation.*

What our cover includes
  • Worldwide, domestic or premises only cover
  • No time restrictions on travel
  • All risks cover (fire, flood, loss, theft, accidental damage)
  • Depreciation in value following an accident
  • Cover whilst travelling (as long as the musical instrument is in a hard case)
  • Cover whilst at home
  • No claims discount of up to 20%

We also provide some optional extras

  • Cover against theft from an unattended vehicle, earthquake or climate conditions
  • Optional £2m or £5m Public Liability

Renting your instrument?

If you rent your instrument, you will more than likely be responsible for making sure that it is correctly insured. Lark Music can provide comprehensive cover for any rental instruments.

*Please note: Breakage of reeds or mouthpieces whilst playing is excluded.

Why choose Lark Music?

Lark Music has been providing specialist music insurance across the world for over 25 years. Our service benefits include:

  • A dedicated Account Handler – so one number to call
  • In-house Claims team to make the claims process as efficient as possible
  • Transactions in a choice of currencies (Sterling, Euro, US Dollar)
  • No claims discounts available (up to 20%)
  • Choice of repairer
Give us a call
+44 330 008 4870
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Did you know…

A modern orchestra’s woodwind section usually includes flutes, oboes, clarinets and bassoons. The woodwind family of instruments includes, from the highest sounding instruments to the lowest – the piccolo, flute, oboe, English Horn, clarinet, E-flat clarinet, bass clarinet, bassoon and contrabassoon.

Woodwinds provide colour and can be used for just about anything. Like the strings and the brass, they can play as a choir, can split up and provide secondary or primary themes, as well as solo gloriously.

The earliest existing woodwind instruments, which exist in fragments, are flutes made from mammoth and vulture bones which date back over 40,000 years. These are the oldest surviving musical instruments which provide melody, rather than just rhythm.

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