Apple Music Classical Coming Soon to Macau, Hong Kong & Beyond!
by: The Beat Asia
January 11, 2024
Love listening to classical music? Great news, because Apple has announced that its streaming app, Apple Music Classical, will soon be available in East Asia.
In a social media post, Apple Music Classical announced that the streaming service is now available for pre-order in six East Asian regions: Macau, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan, China, and Korea.
Launched in March 2023, Apple Music Classical was initially available to all countries where Apple Music is available excluding said regions, along with Russia and Turkey.
With the launch of Apple Music Classical in East Asia, classical music lovers in these regions can now access the app’s massive catalog, which contains over five million tracks.
This includes the tunes of classical music geniuses, from well-known composers like Johann Sebastian Bach, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and Ludwig van Beethoven to underrated musicians like Max Bruch and Camille Saint-Saëns.
Apple Music Classical also has exclusive contents and playlists made in partnership with some of the world’s highly regarded classical institutions, such as the New York Philharmonic, the San Francisco Symphony, the Opéra national de Paris, and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, among others.
To give listeners a more immersive and concert-like experience, Apple Music Classical is also equipped with Spatial Audio by Dolby Atmos and lossless audio of up to 24 bits per 192 kilohertz.
To pre-order Apple Music Classical, visit this link or head over to the App Store.
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