The service displays the two linear channels edited by Mezzo (Mezzo and Mezzo Live HD) as well as a very large offer of videos on demand. It costs €2.99 a month to receive, with a 14-day trial period.
Commenting on the launch, Hervé Boissière, CEO Mezzo, said: “Netherlands has been always for Mezzo a very important country. Both in terms of audiences, where we know that there is a large and passionate community of classical music lovers and in terms of fruitfull artistic partnerships, with the Royal Concertgebouw, the Nederlands Dans Theater, the National Opera to name just a few. We are really thrilled to see the best of performing arts provided by Mezzo now available on Amazon. Our goal is to create the most inspiring connections between artists and viewers and I am sure this new step will make our mission even more possible”.
Menno Hidajattoellah, MD of Thema Northern Europe, added: “After the launch with Amazon in Spain, Italy and France, I am absolutely delighted that Mezzo is now also available in the Netherlands with Amazon Prime Video Channels. The channel will bring the best classical music and jazz, especially with the special live performances that are regularly broadcast from Amsterdam”.