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

Sunday: Closed

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.

Studio 1 
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£15/hour

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Piano:

C. Bechstein grand

Academy A 190

 

Studio dimensions:

3m x 3.6m

Studio 3
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£15/hour

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Piano:

C. Bechstein grand

Academy A 190

Studio dimensions:

3m x 4.3m

Studio 5
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£25/hour

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Piano:

C. Bechstein grand

Academy A 208

Studio dimensions:

4.2m x 6m

Studio 2
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£15/hour

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Piano:

C. Bechstein grand

Academy A 190

Studio dimensions:

3m x 4.3m

Studio 4
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£15/hour

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Piano:

C. Bechstein grand

Academy A 190

Studio dimensions:

3m x 4m

Studio 6
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£10/hour

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Piano:

C. Bechstein upright

Academy A 124

Studio dimensions:

1.9m x 2.7m 

Practice Studio Rules

Bookings 

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

Payment will be taking at the time of booking.

Saturday bookings are non-refundable.

Groups

Group bookings of four or more people must book studio 5.

Music stands

Music stands are not provided.

Amplification, Percussion

Amplification or percussion instruments are not permitted.

Waiting area

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.

Cancellations

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.

Auditions

Please book a warm-up room if required. No warm-up elsewhere.

You must provide your own steward.

Lost Property

Lost property will be held for one month only before disposal.

To book a studio please call us
bookings are taken via phone only