THEMA, a Canal+ Group company, in association with VSTV and Mezzo, both member companies of Canal+ group, has announced the official launch of Mezzo Live HD on K+ platform in Vietnam, K+ being a brand of the Vietnam Satellite Television (VSTV), the national pay-TV platform in Vietnam.
As of May 7th, Mezzo Live HD, the worldwide reference for classical music, jazz and dance on television, is airing on K+ platform on channel #95, bringing the best international performances to classical music lovers audience. Mezzo Live HD is available in the basic offers of all K+ subscription packages (DTH, K+ TV Box, App K+).
By launching Mezzo Live HD, K+ reaffirms the strategy of providing exclusive “immersive foreign entertainment” to its customers as it also becomes the exclusive agent licensed by the government broadcasting the channel in Vietnam.
Mezzo Live HD, whose international distribution is handled by THEMA, will provide a localised opera every month, starting this month with La Traviata.
“Connecting more people to the outstanding artists we broadcast is our daily challenge and a constant target since we started over 20 years ago. We are so pleased to see Mezzo Live HD now available in Vietnam. This new opportunity with K+ marks a big step in our Asian presence, a continent which is full of amazing musicians and a fast-growing community of classical music lovers”, said Hervé Boissière, Mezzo Live HD CEO.
“After a presence in many other Asian countries, I am delighted that Mezzo Live HD is now available in Vietnam with K+. The channel will bring best in class classical music to Vietnamese viewers with its 100 per cent live and great performances.” added Sylvie Michel, THEMA Deputy CEO.