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New Years Day: Live from Vienna

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The Vienna Philharmonic performs with conductor Zubin Mehta on New Years Day in 2015. Terry Linke

The 2019 Vienna Philharmonic New Year's Concert will take place on Jan. 1 under the baton of Christian Thielemann in the Musikverein in Vienna. Christian Thielemann, Principal Conductor of the Dresden Staatskapelle and Artistic Director of the Salzburg Easter Festival, has been a musical partner of the Vienna Philharmonic since 2000. The New Year's Concert 2019 represents Thielemann's first time to conduct this prestigious international concert event.

The 2019 New Year's Concert will be broadcast in over 90 countries and followed by as many as 50 million television viewers around the world. Listen live on Classical MPR at 10 a.m. New Years Day!

🔊 Listen live at 10 a.m. New Years Day


• Carl Michael Ziehrer: Schönfeld March

• Josef Strauss: Transactionen Waltz

• Josef Hellmesberger, Jr.: Elfenreigen (Elvish Dance)

• Johann Strauss, Jr.: Express Polka

• Johann Strauss, Jr.: Nordseebilder (North Sea Pictures)

• Eduard Strauss: Mit Extrapost (With Posthaste)


• Johann Strauss, Jr.: Overture to Der Zigeunerbaron

• Josef Strauss: Die Tänzerin (The Dancers)

• Johann Strauss, Jr.: Künstlerleben (Artist's Life)

• Johann Strauss, Jr.: The Bayadere Polka

• Eduard Strauss: Opera-Soiree Polka

• Johann Strauss, Jr.: Eva Waltz

• Johann Strauss, Jr.: "Csardas" from Ritter Pasman

• Johann Strauss Jr.: Egyptian March

• Josef Hellmesberger, Jr.: Entr'acte Valse

• Johann Strauss, Jr.: Lob der Frauen (In Praise of Women)

• Josef Strauss: Sphärenklänge (Music of the Spheres)