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Posted on 15/10/2015

I spent a few days this week rehearsing in Studio Davout for a TV show, and I really like working here. The acoustics in Studio A are just incredible, and the Fazioli grand piano is one of the best in town. Studio A is used mainly as an orchestral room, but there are actually quite a few possibilities, with several glass booths along the sides of the room all facing the center.

Historically, the building used to be a cinema, but was converted into a studio in the 1960’s. The hallway and certain aspects of the room, like the old projector booth, let you imagine what the place was like when it was a cinema. There certainly is a lot of history around here.

I’ve assembled a few videos of some of the great work that was done is this room: