The music room in Falmer House is available to book for members and bandmates to use as a music rehearsal space. The music room is located on the first floor of Falmer House and accessed by a spiral staircase by the bike racks in Falmer Quad. For step-free access, use the lift in Falmer House Reception to the first floor, go through Mandela Hall to Research & Enteprise and ask at Reception for access to the Music Room.
The current membership is valid until 30th March 2018 and memberships are now SOLD OUT for 2017/18. The cost of this membership is £20 for new members, plus a £10 returnable deposit for a key card for entry to the room. Existing members (from the 2016/17 academic year) can purchase a "Returning Member" membership which is only £15. Click the membership purchase boxes at the botom of this page to buy. If you have lost your access card, another can be obtained for an additional £10 returnable deposit. Once you have purchased a membership, before gaining access to the room, you must complete the Code of Conduct form, linked in your purchase receipt. If you are a new member, your access card will be printed in the days after purchsing your membership and you will recieve an email when your card is ready to collect.
Members can book rehearsal slots in the room via the room booking system (members will be sent login details for this via email within a few days of purchasing your membership) - alternatively, contact the following people to request a slot:
Union Info Point - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01273 678152
Societies Administrator - Email: email@example.com Tel: 01273 873415
Please check the booking schedule for free slots before you request a booking.
View the Music Room booking schedule here (select "Falmer House Rooms" on the left-hand side, then choose "Music Practice Room" from the drop-down menu)
There is a piano, drum kit and amps in the music room.
The room is open from 10am until 10pm seven days a week. From 10am till 5pm the room is only for acoustic practice. From 5pm onwards, the drums can be used. This does not apply on weekends.
You are responsible for the room during your session. If you break anything or notice anything missing, please let us know. The sooner we know of a problem, the sooner we can sort it out.
Any members found to be using the room outside of their allocated hours are subject to having their membership terminated. You must also not lend out your key to non-members.
At the end of your session, please make sure you TURN OFF the heaters. If they are left unattended they can be a serious fire hazard.
We’re always looking to improve the room, so if there is anything you would like to see introduced to the band room or want to have more of something then please let us know!
Music Room memberships have SOLD OUT for the academic year 2017/18. Please add your name to the waiting list here and you will be emailed if any more memberships become available.