Bimhuis

Informatie voor musici

CONCERT BOOKINGS

Usually, the Bimhuis books 2 until 9 months ahead.
Musicians can send their information (demos, CD's, biography, photos etc.) to:

BIMHUIS
t.a.v. Huub van Riel
Piet Heinkade 3
1019 BR Amsterdam

The Bimhuis receives many booking requests from musicians. Although we try to listen to all CD's etc., we are not able to respond to everyone. We apologize and ask for your understanding.

REHEARSAL

The Bimhuis has a rehearsal studio, sized 46m2 with a high ceiling (4m).

Opening hours:
Monday-Friday: 10:00-17:30h


NOTE:
During the summer break the rehearsal room will be available for rent between 10:00 h. and 14:00 h. The payment will need to be done in cash.

REHEARSAL ROOM

Size: 46m2
- Tama Superstar drums with 20" Bassdrum
- Fender Hot Rod Deluxe guitar amp
- SWR Workingman15 bass amp
- PA: Soundcraft Powerstation 350 with D&B Max Monitors (2x175W) on tripod
- Steinway B Grand Piano (only on request)

The rent of the rehearsal studio incl. VAT: € 15 per hour.

Using the Steinway B Grand Piano costs € 7,50,- per hour (up to a max of € 45,- per day).
Additional tuning (only on request) will be charged (€ 82,- till € 123,- depending on day and time).

Booking a rehearsal room can only be done by telephone +31(0)20-788 2150 (MON-FRI 10:00-17:00).
Additional technical requirements need to be requested when booking the studio, there are no technicians available during the daytime. Payment can be done by cash or PIN directly after the rehearsal.
In case of cancellation of a booking within 48 hours before the rehearsal, half of the rental costs will be charged.

TECHNICAL DETAILS

You can download a complete overview of all the technical specifications and backline of the Bimhuis here.

INSTRUMENTS

For an overview of all the instruments and amplifiers available at the Bimhuis see the technical specifications and backline.

GENERAL

Stage size: app. 9,15 x 7,20 meter

For more information see the technical specifications and backline.

LIGHT and VIDEO

See the technical specifications and backline.

RECORDING STUDIO

See the technical specifications and backline.

Discount

Discount arrangements for musicians and music students
BIM MEMBERS After showing their membership card, members of the BIM (Beroepsvereniging van Improviserende Musici) will receive:
a discount of up to 30% on the entrance fee at the Bimhuis
an 80% discount on the purchase of a Bimhuis Card (€ 70 instead € 350).

MUSIC CONSERVATORY OR MUSIC SCIENCE STUDENTS
After showing their student card, Music Conservatory students and Musicology students will receive:
a discount of up to 30% on the entrance fee at the Bimhuis
a special discount on the purchase of a Bimhuis Card (€ 210 instead € 350).

Multiple discounts are not possible.