Montreal, December 5, 2017 — Stingray (TSX: RAY.A; RAY.B), a leading business-to-business multiplatform music services provider, today announced the addition of Stingray Classica, a premium classical music SVOD to Comcast’s Xfinity On Demand.
Programmed to be accessible to both connoisseurs and newcomers to the genre, Stingray Classica is offering all Xfinity TV customers the chance to enjoy the channel for free from December 4 to December 10. The free preview provides access to Stingray Classica’s entire collection of full-length ballets, operas, and classical performances including chamber music and special kids’ programming.
Following the free preview, customers can sign up for $6.99 per month to enjoy unlimited access to Stingray Classica.
Stingray Classica brings to life classical music fan favorites as well as documentaries on the masters and maestros of today and yesterday. The On Demand service is programmed seasonally and continually updated to present a growing collection of performances and premieres filmed around the world.
Viewers looking for an introduction to the genre will enjoy the Masterpiece series that showcases the last century’s greatest composers such as Bach, Mozart, and Beethoven. Those who dare explore off the beaten path won’t want to miss Discover’s unique programming of experimental performances.
All Stingray Classica productions are filmed in renowned venues, festivals and opera houses such as Sir Christopher Wren’s Sheldonian Theatre in Oxford, the Teatro alla Scala, the San Francisco Opera House, and London’s own The Royal Opera House.
Features and Benefits
This announcement follows the recent addition of Stingray Classica to the Amazon Channels lineup in the U.S., UK, and Germany. Stingray Classica is also available across Canada and Europe through major pay TV providers such as Videotron (Canada), Orange (France), moviestar+ (Spain), UPC Cablecom and Swisscom (Switzerland), TV Vlaaderen (Belgium), amongst others.
Stingray (TSX: RAY.A; RAY.B) is the world-leading provider of multiplatform music services and digital experiences for pay TV operators, commercial establishments, OTT providers, mobile operators, and more. Stingray’s services include audio television channels, premium television channels, 4K UHD television channels, karaoke products, digital signage, in-store music, music apps, and more. Geared towards individuals and businesses alike, Stingray reaches 400 million subscribers (or users) in 156 countries and its mobile apps have been downloaded over 90 million times. Stingray is headquartered in Montreal and currently has close to 350 employees worldwide. For more information: www.stingray.com.