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Instrument Barn

The students of Wicomico County need YOUR help! Approximately 47% of all of our public school students live below the poverty line and cannot afford an instrument to participate in band.

Research shows that band participation:
  • builds character & self-esteem,
  • improves grades,
  • provides a sense of community,
  • develops discipline,
  • and is fun!

    The Instrument Barn program seeks to facilitate the collection of unused instruments from Wicomico County residents and then re-distribute them to qualifying, low-income students. Every student should be entitled to music education despite his or her socio-economic status. Approximately 47% of all local public school attendees are below the poverty line standard. Therefore, almost half of our public school student demographic is unable to buy or rent an instrument and is not afforded the.....read more here >>
  • Donate Today!

    Do you have an instrument that isn't being used? Consider donating it to The Instrument Barn program. This program facilitates the collection of unused instruments to be re-distributed to qualifying, low-income students in Wicomico County public schools. Sponsored by the Salisbury Wicomico Arts Council, Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore, Wicomico County Partnership for Families and Children, and the Roothbert Fund. Bring your instrument to Salisbury Music and Instrument Repair and receive a tax-write-off! For more information, call 410.543.ARTS.

    Instrument Barn Donation form
    Instrument Barn Application form

    To apply for an instrument or to donate an instrument submit application or donation forms to Salisbury Music & Instrument Repair 925 Eastern Shore Drive Salisbury, MD 21804 Phone - 410-543-1200 Fax - 410-543-8405
    P.O. Box 884 - Salisbury MD 21803 - 410-543-ARTS - 104A Poplar Hill Ave Downtown Salisbury