Musical Instrument Dealers

Musical Instrument Dealers

Musical instruments are works of art and an important part of our cultural heritage. Our international performing arts experience means we understand your business and your clients well.

As an instrument dealer, your risk exposures change daily as instruments and stock are bought and sold, handled, loaned and shipped.

We can arrange insurance for:

  • Multiple retail (or other) locations throughout the US and UK
  • Raw materials for the repairing of instruments
  • Instruments consigned for sale at a colleague’s shop
  • Customers’ instruments in your care, consigned for sale at colleague’s shop
  • Instruments sent to customers for trialing
  • Instruments on loan to artists
  • Exhibiting at trade shows, conferences and other venues
  • Inventory in transit to you by air or sea.

Our Musical Instrument Dealer and Luthier Program can include:

  • General Liability
  • Business Property & Office Equipment
  • Building Coverage & Systems Breakdown
  • Identity Recovery Coverage
  • Business Income & Extra Expense
  • Business Auto Coverage
  • Umbrella and Excess Liability
  • Crime Coverage
  • Directors & Officers Liability
  • Workers Compensation
  • Employment Practices Liability

“La Playa: Insurance with Intelligence. Passionate. Discerning. Independent.”


Ready to work with us?

You can call us to talk more about your business on +44 (0)1223 200650 or +44 (0)20 3865 0149

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About La Playa Fine Arts

Specialist & Independent

Specialist & Independent

Our in-depth understanding of the unique risk exposures in the art world means we speak your language - and we can save you time and hassle in the event of a claim. Our expertise is backed up with efficient and highly personal service and our wealth of experience spans over 50 years.

Whatever your specialism, we’ll take a creative and innovative approach to structuring your Fine Arts insurance programme and select for you an insurer who demonstrates understanding and experience of your field.  We’ll support you with great advice - helping you manage your risks and make good decisions for your business. 

At La Playa, we’re passionate about the arts and creative industries – many of us are practitioners and active consumers; in fact, La Playa founded the first ever corporate art collective.

In-house IFA

We also offer Business Protection (including Key Person Insurance) and Employee Benefits: a joined up approach with a team of advisers working for your best financial interests - all under one roof

Advice You Can Trust

…from an expert who understands you

  • Specialist insurance for the arts
  • Independent professional advice
  • Relationship-based service: right beside you when you make a claim
  • “Can do” culture
  • Seamless insurance across UK and US
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