Recitals, Talks and Plays

With its Bluthner baby grand piano and excellent acoustics, the Music Room is the perfect place to hold recitals, instrumental ensembles, Book Launches, plays and talks. It can seat up to 70 people.

Please contact us to check availability and to discuss the details of your proposed event.

Hire fees

The Music Room is available on weekdays and on Sunday. It costs only £300 for three hours; from either 1 to 4pm (Sundays only) or 5 to 8pm / 6 to 9pm. Our piano is regularly tuned but should you wish for tuning on the day we can arrange this for an additional fee.


We are happy to list your event in our What’s On guide, website, email newsletter and place your flyers in our notice boards.


For evening bookings arrival and interval drinks can be served in our beautiful Library. Burgh House is happy to run a small donations bar for you. For daytime booking on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays our Cafe is open and able to provide an array of refreshments to your guests.


We have available to use our baby grand piano, digital projector and screen, lecturn and music stands.


It may be possible to book the Music Room for up to one hour of rehearsal time for your recital free of charge, during house opening hours. Subject to availability.