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Hispasat, RTVE, Cellnex broadcast live opera in 4K

Monday 25 April 2016 | 10:14 CET | News
Spanish satellite operator Hispasat teamed up with state broadcaster RTVE and telecoms operator Cellnex to broadcast the Teatro Real's performance of Richard Wagner's opera 'Parsifal' in 4K UHD on 21 April. The opera was screened at Kinepolis cinemas in Madrid and transmitted live via the Hispasat 30W-4 satellite, as well as in DTT via the DVB-T2 test multiplex in Madrid and in Barcelona. The Teatro Real is the first opera house in Spain to make use of 4K technology to air its productions and 'Parsifal' is the first of a series of forthcoming 4K live broadcasts.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Cellnex / Hispasat / RTVE
Countries: Spain
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