Practice Rooms

Logan Center Practice Rooms

Practice rooms and pianos are available in the Logan Center for the Arts. Practice rooms and pianos are available only by advance reservation, and only for use by registered students.

Hours

Monday – Sunday from 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.

  • Reservations are required and must be made by contacting loganops@uchicago.edu by 5:00 p.m. on the day before the requested reservation time.
  • Users may reserve a Music Practice Room for up to a maximum of 2 hours on any given day. One reservation per user is allowed per day.
  • If you are a pianist in the Piano Program or Chamber Music Program, you may reserve one of the 4th floor Steinway-equipped practice rooms.

Room Access Procedures

  • Upon arrival for your practice session, enter the Logan Center via the North/60th Street entrance.
  • Once inside, check in with the security officer at the Reception Desk.
  • The security officer will confirm your reservation, and you will be required to sign out a Short-Term Access card.
  • When finished practicing, return the Short-Term Access card to the North Desk.
  • Disinfectant wipes are available upon request and must be returned when you return the Short-Term Access card to the North Desk.

Additional Notes

  • Maximum occupancy in all Music Practice Rooms is limited to one person.
  • Practice Rooms are reserved for musical practice. Please do not use them for studying, etc.
  • All Music Practice Room reservations are in one hour segments, starting on the hour.
  • Please do not bring any food or drink into the Music Practice Room, including open water bottles.
  • Please do not place anything on top of pianos.
  • Please do not leave instruments or personal belongings unattended in a practice room.
  • Please report any damage to or problems with instruments to loganops@uchicago.edu.

Goodspeed Hall Practice Rooms

Practice rooms with pianos are also available in Goodspeed Hall. For the 2021-22 year, practice rooms and pianos are available by advance reservation, for students, faculty, and staff in the Performance Program only.

Hours

Monday – Thursday, 9:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Saturday, 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Sunday, 12:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.

  • Reservations are required and must be made by 5:00 p.m. the day before the requested reservation time. We may not be able to accommodate last minute requests.
  • Users may reserve a Music Practice Room for up to a maximum of 2 hours on any given day. One reservation per user is allowed per day.
  • While the reservation allows for a full hour in the practice room, please plan to exit the practice room 10 minutes before the reservation ends. We're implementing this 10-minute break as a safety measure due to COVID-19.

Practice Room Reservation Calendar

 

Room Access Procedures

  • Enter the first floor of Goodspeed Hall with your UCID. Students, faculty, and staff in the Performance Program will be able to enter the door on the first floor using their UCID. 
  • If you are unable to access the first floor of Goodspeed Hall, please visit the Music Department's main office on the third floor. 
  • Enter the practice room that you have reserved in advance.

 

Additional Notes

  • Maximum occupancy in all Music Practice Rooms is limited to one person.
  • Practice Rooms are reserved for musical practice. Please do not use them for studying, etc.
  • Please do not bring any food or drink into the Music Practice Room, including open water bottles.
  • Please do not place anything on top of pianos.
  • Please do not leave instruments or personal belongings unattended in a practice room.
  • Please report any damage to or problems with instruments to ucmusic@uchicago.edu