The app comes after Apple acquired streaming app Primephonic in 2021.
Customers can entry a classical musical catalog with greater than 5 million tracks spanning all the pieces from new releases to celebrated masterpieces and unique albums. Apple is promising that the app might be frequently up to date with music.
The entire music might be in 192 kHz/24-bit Hello-Res Lossless with spatial audio help as effectively for an immersive expertise.
To search out one thing particular, you may search by composer, work, conductor, and even catalog quantity.
Whereas listening, it’s also possible to learn 1000’s of composer biographies, key works description, and extra.
Listeners may take pleasure in greater than 700 playlists curated by consultants.
TechCrunch additionally had extra about what to anticipate within the app:
Well-known composers may have their very own high-resolution digital portraits obtainable, which Apple commissioned from artists. These have been designed with coloration palettes and inventive references from the related classical interval, Apple notes, and extra might be added in time. At launch, portraits might be obtainable for Ludwig van Beethoven, Frédéric Chopin, and Johann Sebastian Bach.
You may observe information and updates by way of the @appleclassical Twitter account.
Apple Music Classical will solely be for the iPhone operating iOS 15.4 or later. You may pre-order the app now on the App Retailer.
You’ll want an Apple Music subscription to make use of the app. That’s $10.99 monthly for a person or $16.99 monthly for a household plan. There may be additionally a university pupil possibility for $5.99 monthly.
A subscription can also be obtainable as a part of many Apple One bundles.
Simply to notice, it’s not obtainable with the Apple Music Voice Plan.
The app will ultimately land for Android gadgets, similar to the primary Apple Music app.