The Muziekcentrum van de Omroep (MCO) is the home of the Radio Philharmonic Orchestra , Groot Omroepkoor and Metropole Orkest. MCO offers high-profile concert programs with top soloists and top ensembles for audiences of all ages. In addition, the MCO rents out high-quality and atmospheric halls and studios for recordings, rehearsals, meetings or events.

MCO virtual tour

Studio 1

The Netherlands Broadcasting Music Center in Hilversum is fully equipped to accommodate three orchestras, as well as a large choir. The first studio was built in 1931 and in 1995 it was taken into use by the Netherlands Broadcasting Music Center.

Studio 5

The largest studio of the MCO with generously stepped orchestra stage and spacious choir balcony. Studio 5 is specially designed as a rehearsal and recording studio for the Radio Philharmonic Orchestra/Groot Omroepkoor, equipped with its own control room. This studio features a Steinway D concert grand and a Steinway B grand.

Studio 8

This studio is very suitable for group activities (shows, presentations). Furnished as a theater hall, with a dance floor and sound and light facilities. Features a Grotrian Steinweg grand piano and can accommodate up to 180 vistors.