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GMN Launches Exclusive Daily Webcast Schedule
Global Music Network (www.gmn.com), now offers, daily, the unique opportunity to experience the finest performances by leading musicians from around the globe, webcast exclusively on GMN.com. By streaming a different webcast every day, GMN offers visitors a superb choice of the best in classical and jazz music, from Valery Gergiev in St Petersburg to Dave Brubeck in New York, on demand and completely free of charge.
Visitors to GMN can explore their favourite classical music every day, through a vast range of repertoire from different genres, performers and periods. For example, throughout May, each week will offer exclusive webcasts of performances by leading conductors Sir Roger Norrington and Sir Charles Mackerras plus opera, such as Shostakovich’s Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk conducted by Valery Gergiev. There are also exclusive recordings from the finest Russian singers of today and webcasts performed by GMN’s Family of Artists such as Lynn Harrell, Peter Donohoe, David Goode, Simon Preston, The Wallace Collection and the Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge plus many more.
GMN also offers exclusive jazz webcasts daily, including sessions by such jazz greats as the father of jazz trombone JJ Johnson, the master drummer Roy Haynes and jazz icon Dave Brubeck. Please see attached listings for details of the current webcast schedule. All GMN webcasts are streamed exclusively from our servers over the Internet. All you need to enjoy both audio and visual webcasts is Windows Media Player or RealPlayer, which if you do not already have can be downloaded free of charge on the GMN site - simply click on the help button and follow the easy to use instructions or go straight to http://www.gmn.com/guide/installingplayer.asp.
About Global Music Network
GMN.com, the leading Internet destination for jazz, opera and classical music, uniquely combines a market place and a performing arts space offering the highest-quality music available to a worldwide audience on-line. Yahoo Internet Life Magazine named GMN.com one of the 100 Best Sites for the year 2000. By bringing together its family of respected artists and the latest communications technology, GMN.com provides exclusive live webcasts, video interviews, lectures, and recitals, plus a wide array of related text and video on demand. GMN’s Shop, with over 300,000 selections on disc, enables viewers to preview entire tracks and complete performances of featured titles.
Committed to high quality audio and video, and the broadest dissemination of its artists and content, GMN.com has also forged relationships with other leading technology players, including Apple (Nasdaq:AAPL), Intel (Nasdaq:INTC), Microsoft (Nasdaq:MSFT), RealNetworks (Nasaq:RNWK), and InterVu (Nasdaq:ITVU), Akamai (Nasdaq:AKAM) and Loud Eye (Nasdaq:LOUD).
|GMN.COM EXCLUSIVE DAILY WEBCAST SCHEDULE CLASSICAL MUSIC - JUNE 2000|
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