Other large facilities we use for grand scale orchestral sessions are studios 5 and 1 at VGTRK studios, formely Moscow radio house. Studio 5 is amongst largest and best-sounding recording floors in Europe. You can easily seat up to 160 + piece orchestra, and large choir.
The studio equipped with a Neve V3/48 mixing console with Necam 96 automation.
The studio floor measures 6000 m. Reverberation time is (RT 60) approximately 2.4 seconds.
Studio1 is also an excellent sounding stage designed originally in the 1930th. The floor comfortably holds medium to large size orchestras (up to 90 musicians) and choir of 60 members. The studio is equipped with beautifully sounding vintage Studer console. The average reverberation time (RT 60) is about 1.5 to 1.6 seconds.