Press Room offers enriched classical music experience on free updated app for Android and Apple devices

The latest innovation from is a thoroughly updated new app for Android and Apple devices that offers music lovers a free virtual seat at the greatest classical performances and one-of-a-kind events from around the world. The previous edition of the app had already been named one of the top five classical apps by New York’s WQXR, which pointed out that the app “allows you to peek inside great European concert halls.” Part of the all-devices strategy, this new, improved app for tablets and smart phones gives users the ability to intuitively navigate through more than 1,300 HD videos, including both performances and documentaries. Available at the Apple App Store and Google Play store, the app gives users access to more than 100 live concert Webcasts each year from top classical artists and the finest music institutions across the globe – without ads and in the ideal video quality according to your Internet connection. Users can watch a live event and then watch it again whenever and wherever they want. More than 60,000 music lovers have downloaded the app since it was first created, enjoying an enriched experience of classical music unrivaled on the Web.
Features of the new app for tablets and smart phones allow music lovers to:
* Intuitively search by title, composer and performer, as well as use new video chaptering that allows easy browsing through videos.
* Easily share and recommend videos to friends via Facebook, Twitter and e-mail, plus follow the latest classical music news from around the world via a embedded Twitter feed.
* Take advantage of Airplay and Miracast functions that enable users to watch videos on any connected screen, plus select video quality best suited to one’s Internet connection – seven different levels via HDS (HTTP Dynamic Streaming).
* Access account information and data on all tablets and smart phones.
Download the app!
At the Play Store
At the Apple App Store
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Visit to discover the best ways to enjoy its complete video-on-demand service via the new apps, starting at $11.90 per month.
Since its official launch in May 2008, has gained international recognition, bringing together a community of 180,000 music and arts lovers from 182 countries – who have watched more than 20 million videos to date. In addition to offering live concert hall events that music lovers can experience on their computers and entertainment systems, now offers a free application (available at the Apple App Store and at Google Play for Android) that makes it possible to experience world-class artistry on iPads, iPhones and Android devices. Consumers of Samsung Smart TVs can now access the application worldwide in 170 countries on the 2011, 2012 and 2013 models, as well as all future ones. More than 75 client universities around the world take advantage of, including Stanford University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Columbia University, Juilliard School and Manhattan School of Music.
In addition to webcasts of more than 100 live events each year, has partnered with the world’s top artists and music institutions to offer subscriptions that give music lovers the opportunity to watch more than 1,300 video-on-demand programs. They include concerts, operas, recitals, documentaries, master classes, artist portraits and archival material by such legendary musicians as Maria Callas, Glenn Gould, Yehudi Menuhin, David Oistrakh, Sviatoslav Richter, Mstislav Rostropovich, Arthur Rubinstein, Georg Solti and Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau.
Coming events on
April 17, 2014, 7:30 p.m. EST
Nobuyuki “Nobu” Tsujii plays Chopin, Liszt, Paganini, Wagner and Gounod
Louvre Auditorium, Paris
May 6, 2014, 3:00 p.m. EST
John Adams: Doctor Atomic
Opéra National du Rhin; Patrick Davin, conductor
Strasbourg, France
May 28, 2014, 3:00 p.m. EST
Kent Nagano conducts Bach, Liszt and Saint-Saëns
Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal
Maison Symphonique de Montreal, Canada
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