Use music rooms

General and current information regarding the music rooms is available here.

In the music rooms, music can be played on high-quality instruments directly at the ETH.

The music rooms are primarily available to students at the ETH. Secondary, ETH employees, university students and external students can make use of this offer. Use of the music rooms for commercial purposes (e.g. to offer music lessons) is not permitted.


In the center there are several pianos and a grand piano available.
Open Monday to Friday from 7.00 – 21.00 o’clock.

Music room 1MM.A 71.1Piano: Sauter Mod 120, Piano: Grotrian Steinweg
Music room 2MM.A 71.3Piano: Grotrian Steinweg No. 142464 (1997)
Music room3MM.A 71.4Grand piano: Wendl & Lung
Music room 4MM.B 71.1Piano: Kemble 237 645
Music room 5MM.A 98Piano: Yamaha U-3F, Piano: Hellas No. 37875 (1977)
The music rooms in the Zentrum.


On the Hönggerberg there are several pianos and a band room (drums, guitar equipment, mixing desk) available.
Open daily 7.00 – 24.00 o’clock. From 21.00 o’clock and on weekends building access only with Legi (apply in the secretary’s office).
Please note that we are currently unable to issue ETH guest cards (Legis) for external users and therefore the use of the music rooms at Hönggerberg is not possible outside opening hours.
ETH students with an active ETH card may apply for access here:

Music room 2.1HPI D2.1Piano: Yamaha SU 131S, 5933403
Music room 2.2HPI D2.2Piano: Schimmel 300 781
Music room 4.1HPI D4.1Grand piano: Yamaha 5920094
Music room 4.2HPI D4.2Grand piano: Yamaha E 4642650
Music room 5.1HPI D5.1Grand piano: Yamaha 5920189
Music room 5.2 (Band room)
Special opening times, see below.
HPI D5.2E-Drumset: Alesis Nitro Kit Mesh Kit
Stage Piano: Casio PX-300
Guitar Amps: Fender Hot Rod Deluxe
Bass Amps: Ampeg BA-115
Mixing console: Alto Live 1202
PA: LD Systems Dave 12
The music rooms on the Hönggerberg.

Special case bandroom

The amplifiers and loudspeakers in the band room may only be used during special opening hours:

Monday to Friday, from 18.00 – 24.00h
Saturday and Sunday, from 7.00 – 24.00h

Use music rooms

New users can register using this form. At the end of the registration process you will see our bank details in the confirmation message. You can pick up the badge directly at the VSETH office during opening hours (Payment Deposit of CHF 50 in cash, TWINT or card). Alternatively we may send the badge to you by postal service. In this case, please transfer the deposit first and inform us by email ( that you prefer to receive the badge by postal service.

Afterwards you can book rooms online and during the reservation period you will get access to the respective room with the badge.

Please book your dates via this link. For booking you need to have your name, email, mobile number and badge number ready. At the end you will receive a confirmation email with the booked time slot. Please come on time to your booked room and open it as usual with your badge.

A fee is charged for each reservation (for students this is CHF 1 per hour, or CHF 5 per hour for the band room during opening hours). A semester fee is charged from the first reservation in the semester (for students this is CHF 25 per semester).

Please always adhere to the terms of use.