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Heat Magazine (weekly): `I want my MP3`
After “sex”, the second most popular search item on the Internet is “MP3”. Just like sex, it can be a problem if you don’t know what you’re doing. Paul Smith, Heat’s resident man at the mouse, investigates this revolutionary new way of downloading music from the Web and looks at the sites of the acts at the sharpest end of music’s final frontier: cyberspace.
Global Music Network – www.gmn.com
For those of a classical bent, this is an opportunity to listen to live recordings from top artists for free. It uses RealAudio rather than MP3, so the quality is not as good, but the music plays while it downloads, not afterwards. It’s easy to click on a button to purchase any recording you like. While you’re listening you can wise up to everything classical, from Gershwin to the Grammy’s. There’s a chart of the most popular tunes and various channels, covering artists, jazz and composers.
|GMN.COM EXCLUSIVE DAILY WEBCAST SCHEDULE CLASSICAL MUSIC - JUNE 2000|
Global Music Network (www.gmn.com), offers, daily, the unique opportunity to experience the finest performances by leading musicians from around the globe, webcast exclusively on GMN.com. Read More
Thu May 25 2000
Time Magazine: Online music - Tune in to Tenor.com
Opera star Plácido Domingo wil announce this week in New York that he wil releae new music over the Net for Global Music Network (www.gmn.com), a Web portal specializing in classical music, opera and jazz. Domingo will become a member of GMN`s board of di Read More
Mon Oct 4 1999
The Daily Telegraph: Domingo steps into cyberspace
Placido Domingo thinks the future of music lies with the Internet. Norman Lebrecht reports Read More
Wed Sep 29 1999
Classic FM (monthly) - Music à la modem
The way we buy music could be about to change dramatically thanks to the Internet. Stephen Pettitt looks at two new ‘MP3’ technology offers us music by phone – and for free Read More
Wed Sep 15 1999
Hong Kong Standard: `Classic Sounds`
Hong Kong Philharmonic maestro David Atherton told me in an interview recently that the big difference between computers and music was that computers were not infinite, while music is. Read More
Sat Jun 26 1999
GMN.com presents first ever live opera production on the World Wide Web
GMN.com partners with INTERVU, Microsoft, and Real Networks to produce and distribute seven performances live from Kirov Opera Read More
Tue Jun 22 1999
San Diego Union Tribune: Magic mix: classical music and the Internet
What do you get when you cross a classical music conductor with a high-tech entrepreneur? A classic Internet business where centuries old music meets today`s technology. Read More
Wed Apr 21 1999
LONDON, April 15, 1999 — Global Music Network (www.gmn.com), the most-recognized destination for classical music on the World Wide Web, announced today that it has secured prominent position within Microsoft’s Web Events site.
The easy way to experience classical music on the net Read More
Thu Apr 15 1999
Classical Music (monthly): `Global Warming'
Despite the wonders of the Internet, the question of protecting musicians’ rights has always been a thorny one. But now, thanks to a deal struck up with the MU, Global Music Network is set to go online. Roger Watkins reports: Read More
Sat Sep 12 1998