Music for your eyes

Music for your eyes

France : Europe/Paris
Mezzo’s channels

2 TV channels : mezzo and mezzo live HD

Since 1996, Mezzo has become the Worldwide reference for classical music, jazz and dance on television. Now broadcasting in over 80 countries with an international audience of more than 60 million subscribers, Mezzo is the unrivalled viewing pleasure for the most discerning music lovers, whilst offering an enticing introduction to those who wish to embark on a musical journey.

Since April 2010, the Mezzo brand offers two perfectly complementary services to cater to a wider music loving audience :

Mezzo : the channel for artists and their complete repertoire.

Mezzo Live HD : the most beautiful concert hall experience in High Definition.

Mezzo is constantly enhancing its content, providing a compact guide, new formats and new repertoire, while Mezzo Live HD continues touring the world's biggest stages.

Both channels will join together for exceptional live performances under the partnerships forged by Mezzo with leading French and European institutions and festivals. More than ever before, the magic of musical emotion expressed across the globe, will be accessible to everyone on Mezzo and Mezzo Live HD.


Up close with the artists

  • Documentaries; master classes and short format content featuring new talent; current stage performers and archive footage in black and white focusing on legends from the past.

  • All repertoire: opera; symphonic; recital; sacred; jazz; world music and dance.

A full program guide

  • Four full length classical shows every day at 9 am, 1 pm, 5 pm and 8 pm.

  • A “world music” feature each Sunday night at 11 pm.
  • “A Night at the Opera” every week, on Tuesdays and Saturdays at 8:30 pm.

Mezzo live hd


100% of programs in original High Definition.

What could be better than High Definition to recreate musical emotion? HD brings imperceptible details to light when watching a concert. This, coupled with superb sound quality, allows for a fully immersive experience. The magic of live shows has never felt so real.

Mezzo Live HD, straight from the most prestigious stages

Mezzo Live HD transports you to the world’s most prestigious concert halls. With over 300 hours of content per year and featuring two live & direct broadcasts per month, Mezzo Live HD delivers the unique concert hall experience directly to your home.

  • The great lyrical stages : Opéra National de Paris, Milan’s Scala, New York’s Metropolitan Opera, London’s Royal Opera House, Madrid’s Teatro Real, Moscow's Bolshoi Theatre, Saint Petersburg's Mariinsky Theatre and so much more.
  • The great orchestras and concert halls : La Philharmonie de Paris, Amsterdam's Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Vienna’s Musikverein, Zürich’s Tonhalle, Orchestre de Paris, The Mariinsky Orchestra to name a few
  • The great Classical festivals : Aix-en-Provence, Verbier, Salzburg, Bayreuth, Glyndebourne, Beaune, Saintes, Colmar, Granada...
  • The Top Jazz festivals : Jazz à Vienne, Jazz in Marciac, Montreux Jazz Festival, Festival International de Jazz de Montréal...