Broadcasters in more than ten markets have come on board for Elton’s performance from the AVO Session music festival in Basel , Switzerland , distributed by the recently launched C Major Entertainment.
Produced by Swiss Television SF, the two-hour special, Elton John plays AVO Session from Basel, filmed November 18, has scored deals in Germany, Denmark, Belgium, Finland, the Czech Republic, Slovenia, Hungary and China, among others. Other performances from the acclaimed music festival in Basel available for international broadcasters include Miriam Makeba , Shaggy and Cassandra Wilson.
C Major is a new company providing consulting, marketing and distribution services for music programming. In addition to working with the organizers of AVO Session, C Major is distributing the UNITEL catalogue, featuring performances by the likes of Leonard Bernstein and Placido Domingo , among others.