Martin Breinschmid, Verleih von Musikinstrumenten
Ödenburger Strasse 118
A - 1210 Wien / Austria
Telefon: +43/1/294 61 01
Mobil: +43/664/22 41 071

The company was founded in 1987 by Martin Breinschmid, himself a performing musician. Since then, he has run the establishment and made it into the largest of its kind in Austria. The company has a huge inventory of all kinds of instruments but specializes in percussion equipment.

Our wide array of clients include:

  • symphonic orchestras
  • music festivals
  • opera houses
  • film property masters looking for special historic instruments
  • theatres
  • window dressers
  • party goes that need a bagpipe for their fancy costume
  • football fans who need a drum to cheer on their clubs

Besides the regular orchestra percussion equipment we offer almost every other kind of special instrument:

  • taxi horns for "An American in Paris"
  • tuned gongs for "Madam Butterfly"and "Turandot"
  • keyboard glockenspiel for the "Magic Flute"
  • original harmoniums for Schoenberg and Mahler
  • sound effects from the silent movie days up to now
  • cuckoo's whistle, anvil and pop gun for your Strauss concerts

Also on offer:

  • double basses (symphonic or jazz)
  • concert harps
  • harmoniums
  • celestas
  • music stands with or without lights
  • flight cases for double basses and cellos
  • beginners' instruments (cellos, violins) for long or short term rentals
  • sousaphone and tuba
  • bagpipes
  • mandolins, bouzouki, lutes, banjos and guitars
  • ocarinas
  • fanfares
  • alphorns
  • accordions and concertinas
RSO Wien / Carl Orff, Antigone /
Felsenreitschule Salzburg

Lukas Schiske, Vic Firth, Martin Breinschmid /
Konzerthaus Wien

We also offer cartage all through Europe and we go on tour with orchestras. Our staff is well-schooled in set-up and handling of instruments.