Practice & Teaching Studios
Six rooms for practising and teaching in Manchester, bookable by the hour
Practice Studio Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday: 10am – 6pm
Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Bank Holidays: Closed
Here at the C. Bechstein Centre we have six purpose built, sound insulated practice and teaching studios available to hire. All our studios have either a C. Bechstein grand or upright piano and are bookable by the hour. The studios are available for piano, instrumental and vocal practice and teaching.
Please read studio rules below before booking.
Practice Studio Rules
Bookings are hourly and start on the hour.
Card payment only
Credit or debit card details will be required to secure the booking. Amex not accepted.
Payment will be taking at the time of booking.
Saturday bookings are non-refundable.
Group bookings of four or more people must book studio 5.
Music stands are not provided.
Amplification or percussion instruments are not permitted.
Please wait in the waiting area, not in the showroom.
Wi-Fi, tea, coffee
Complimentary Wi-Fi, tea and coffee provided. Wi-Fi quality is not guaranteed.
Cancellation Policy: We require at least 48 hours' notice to cancel a booking.
If you overrun your time, your card will be debited for an additional full hour.
Please book a warm-up room if required. No warm-up elsewhere.
You must provide your own steward.
Lost property will be held for one month only before disposal.