Eva Clare Hall - Information and Public Bookings

Eva Clare Hall is an acoustic chamber music hall that seats 225 audience members on 2 levels.

The hall is equipped with 2 grand pianos:

  • a 7'6"  Kawai RX7 (purchased new in April 2007)
  • a 7'6" Yamaha C7 (purchased new in April 2007)

Eva Clare Hall is also home to a 1967 two-manual Casavant Frères pipe organ and an Italian harpsichord.  Controllable stage and house lighting is available.  The hall is named after the Manitoba-born pianist and teacher Eva Clare, who served as director of the University of Manitoba School of Music from 1937-1949, and was named Director Emeritus upon her retirement.

Please click here to view the Eva Clare Hall calendar online (will open in a new window).  Note that bookings cannot be made on this calendar.  If you have dates in mind, please contact the Facilities & Events Coordinator at 474-9408 or email to make your booking.

Rental Rates:
(Amended September 2012. All rental rates subject to GST.)

Basic rental rate, and bookings for which admission is being charged:    $400

Basic rental rate, and bookings for which admission is NOT being charged or activities related to and endorsed by the Faculty of Music:

Additional Piano Rental   $150
per piano (includes GST)
Technician Fee   $20/hr (includes GST)

Rental rates are subject to change without notice.

All bookings must now be paid in full in advance of your event.  Requested dates are only held once payment has been received.

The booking fee includes the use of one tuned grand piano which will be on stage for you (we are unable to accept requests for a specific piano).  Arrangements for a second piano can be made upon request. It will be billed at the above rate. A Faculty of Music Stage Technician is mandatory and will be provide at the above rate.

Eva Clare Hall Stage

Eva Clare Hall seats

For more information and bookings, please contact the Facilities & Events Coordinator at 204.474.9408 or via email.