Brian J Harris Rentals LLC

Affordable Long-Term Marimba, Vibraphone, and Xylophone Rentals

Hundreds of students, schools, and organizations served since 1991!

Client List | Client Testimonials | Mallet Percussion Inventory

Serving New England, the Midwest, and the West!

We offer instruments in Greater Boston and New England, plus our long-served cities of Los Angeles, Phoenix, Tucson, and Chicago:
  • Boston, MA (In Medford Near I-93 and Mystic Valley Pkwy)
  • Los Angeles, CA (In Burbank, near Alameda and San Fernando)
  • Phoenix, AZ (Near I-17 and Thunderbird)
  • Tucson, AZ (Near Swan and River)
  • Chicago, IL (Near Wrigleyville)

You can pick up an instrument at any one of our facilities.

Personal delivery/setup is also available for a fee, as well as courier delivery to more distant locations!

Call (520) 878-0363 or email with your zip code for instrument availability and delivery rates in your area.


Our inventory is constantly changing. Please provide your zip code and needs via email at or call us at (520) 878-0363.

Instrument Types And Sizes we carry:

  • Xylophones (3.0, 3.5, and 4.0 octaves)
  • Marimbas (3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.3, and 5.0 octaves: Practice, Concert, and Field Frame)
  • Vibraphones (3.0 octaves: Concert and Field Frame)
  • Orchestra bells (2.5 octaves) (Tucson only)
  • School bell/percussion kits (2.5 octaves with stand, practice pad, and case) (Tucson only)

Instrument manufacturers we carry:

  • Adams
  • Deagan
  • DeMorrow
  • Leedy
  • Majestic
  • Marimba Warehouse
  • Musser
  • Yamaha
  • Zildjian (crotales)

Need A Percussion Instrument For A Few Months?

Rent One!

Will you really use it as much as you think you will? Do you need it as often as you think you do?

Will your child play marimba in marching band again next year, or will they move her to vibraphone?

Do you wish you could practice in the privacy of your own home whenever the mood strikes you?

Will you have this many percussionists in your band program again next year?

Before you shell out thousands of dollars on a new percussion instrument, it's often a good idea to test the waters to make sure you're truly ready.

As the West and Midwest's largest by-the-month percussion rental service, we'll deliver the best instrument to you for the best price. Our inventory is constantly changing, so please see below for a list of instruments we carry, and contact us with your needs. If you need something that's NOT listed, tell us. We may be able to help you find it from another source.

Don't Fall For Rent-To-Own Scams!

Some stores offer "Rent-To-Own" programs with insanely-inflated purchase prices. We've seen Rent-To-Own prices that are triple the actual "street price" of the instrument. We don't offer "Rent-To-Own." We encourage you to read any "Rent-To-Own" contract carefully before you sign it, and ask the seller exactly how much will you have paid out-of-pocket by the time you actually own the instrument?

Client List

We've been privileged to work with top-notch educators, students, composers, and performers associated with these organizations:

  • Arcadia High School (Phoenix, AZ)
  • Arizona Friends of Chamber Music (Tucson, AZ)
  • Arizona School for the Arts (Phoenix, AZ)
  • Arizona State University (Phoenix, AZ)
  • Bakersfield College (Bakersfield, CA)
  • Basha High School (Chandler, AZ)
  • BASIS Ahwatukee (Phoenix, AZ)
  • BASIS Scottsdale (Scottsdale, AZ)
  • Blue Devils Drum & Bugle Corps (Concord, CA)
  • Blue Ridge High School (Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ)
  • Breakthrough Indoor Percussion (Peoria, AZ)
  • Brevard Music Center Summer Festival (Brevard, NC)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (Rexburg, ID)
  • Butler University (Indianapolis, IN)
  • Canyon Del Oro High School (Tucson, AZ)
  • Carlsbad High School (Carlsbad, CA)
  • Cal State University Fullerton (Fullerton, CA)
  • Cal State University Long Beach (Long Beach, CA)
  • Cal State University Northridge (Northridge, CA)
  • Cal State University San Bernardino (San Bernardino, CA)
  • Catalina Foothills High School (Tucson, AZ)
  • Caurus Academy (Anthem, AZ)
  • Chapman University (Orange, CA)
  • Chaparral High School (Scottsdale, AZ)
  • Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra (Chicago, IL)
  • Christiansburg High School (Christiansburg, VA)
  • Civic Orchestra of Tucson (Tucson, AZ)
  • Colony High School (Ontario, CA)
  • Corona Del Sol Band (Tempe, AZ)
  • Del Norte High School (San Diego, CA)
  • DePaul University (Chicago, IL)
  • Desert Hills Community School of Music (Scottsdale, AZ)
  • Desert Vista High School (Phoenix, AZ)
  • Dundee-Crown High School (Carpentersville, IL)
  • Eastman School of Music (Rochester, NY)
  • Elan Percussion (Covinda, CA)
  • FORM Festival (Arcosanti, AZ)
  • Fremd High School (Palatine, IL)
  • Gahr High School (Cerritos, CA)
  • Gilbert High School (Gilbert, AZ)
  • Glen A. Wilson High School (Hacienda Heights, CA)
  • Gold Drum and Bugle Corps (Oceanside, CA)
  • Great Oak High School (Temecula, CA)
  • Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Hinsdale Central High School (Hinsdale, IL)
  • Howard University (Washington, DC)
  • Idyllwild Arts Academy (Idyllwild-Pine Cove, CA)
  • Indiana University Jacobs School of Music (Bloomington, IN)
  • Interlochen Center For The Arts (Interlochen, MI)
  • International Anthem (Chicago, IL)
  • The Juilliard School (New York, NY)
  • Knox College (Galesburg, IL)
  • La Quinta High School (Westminster, CA)
  • Laguna Hills High School (Laguna Hills, CA)
  • Lee Williams High School (Kingman, AZ)
  • Lineage Percussion (Atlanta, GA)
  • Los Alamitos High School (Los Alamitos, CA)
  • Los Osos High School (Rancho Cucamonga, CA)
  • Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Lyons Township High School (La Grange, IL)
  • Mac Quayle (Los Angeles, CA)
  • McClintock High School (Tempe, AZ)
  • Meraki Percussion (Burbank, CA)
  • Mercyhurst University (Erie, PA)
  • Mesa Community College Percussion Ensemble (Mesa, AZ)
  • Middle Tennessee State University (Murfreesboro, TN)
  • Midwest Philharmonic Orchestra (Schaumburg, IL)
  • Millikan High School (Long Beach, CA)
  • Milwaukee Ballet (Milwaukee, WI)
  • Mission Viejo High School (Mission Viejo, CA)
  • Mountain View High School (Mesa, AZ)
  • Moorpark College (Moorpark, CA)
  • Mr. Ho's Orchestrotica (Boston, MA)
  • Music City Drum and Bugle Corps (Nashville, TN)
  • Music City Mystique (Nashville, TN)
  • Naperville Central High School (Naperville, IL)
  • New Life Church (Tucson, AZ)
  • Newport Harbor High School (Newport Beach, CA)
  • New Prairie High School (New Carlisle, IN)
  • New School (New York, NY)
  • National Youth Orchestra (New York, NY)
  • North Hollywood High School, Royal Regiment Band (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Northern Arizona University (Flagstaff, AZ)
  • Norwich Free Academy (Norwich, CT)
  • NYU (New York, NY)
  • Ohio State University (Columbus, OH)
  • Old Quarry Middle School (Lemont, IL)
  • Orange Coast College (Costa Mesa, CA)
  • Orange County School of the Arts (Santa Ana, CA)
  • Oswego High School (Oswego, IL)
  • Pacific Crest Drum & Bugle Corps (City of Industry, CA)
  • Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra Ensembles (Costa Mesa, CA)
  • Pasadena City College (Pasadena, CA)
  • Perry High School (Gilbert, AZ)
  • Phoenix Conservatory of Music (Phoenix, AZ)
  • Phoenix Youth Symphony Orchestra (Phoenix, AZ)
  • Pink Duck Studios (Burbank, CA)
  • Plymouth Regional High School (Plymouth, NH)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • ProMusica Chorale and Orchestra (Phoenix, AZ)
  • Pulse Percussion (San Dimas, CA)
  • Rhythmspice Music (Boston, MA)
  • Rincon/University High School (Tucson, AZ)
  • Rockwood Summit High School (Fenton, MO)
  • Royal Cavaliers Performing Arts (Burbank, CA)
  • Sandra Day O'Connor High School (Phoenix, AZ)
  • San Diego State University (San Diego, CA)
  • San Jose State University (San Jose, CA)
  • San Marino High School (San Marino, CA)
  • Santa Monica High School (Santa Monica, CA)
  • Soochow University (Suzhou, Jiangsu, China)
  • Southern Illinois University (Carbondale, IL)
  • South Pasadena High School (Pasadena, CA)
  • Starbuck (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Temecula Valley High School (Temecula, CA)
  • The Academy Drum & Bugle Corps (Tempe, AZ)
  • The Governor's Academy School (Byfield, MA)
  • Townsend Jr. High (Chino Hills, CA)
  • Tucson Philharmonia Youth Orchestra (Tucson, AZ)
  • Tucson Symphony Orchestra (Tucson, AZ)
  • TriBeCaStan (New York, NY)
  • UCLA (Los Angeles, CA)
  • UCSD (San Diego, CA)
  • UC Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • UC Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • UMass Amherst (Amherst, MA)
  • UMass Boston (Boston, MA)
  • UMass Dartmouth (Dartmouth, MA)
  • University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa, AL)
  • University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ)
  • University of Illinois Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • University of North Texas (Dallas, TX)
  • University of Redlands (Redlands, CA)
  • University of Wisconsin (Madison, WI)
  • University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee, WI)
  • Vandercook College (Chicago, IL)
  • Vegas Vanguard Percussion Theatre (Las Vegas, NV)
  • Verrado High School (Buckeye, AZ)
  • Vessel Indoor Percussion (Ontario, CA)
  • Vision Indoor Percussion (Gilbert, AZ)
  • Wartburg College (Waverly, IA)
  • William Fremd HS (Palatine, IL)
  • Wolcott School (Chicago, IL)
  • Young Artists Conservatory of Music (Vacaville, CA)

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