GREAT PERFORMANCES: From Vienna: The New Year’s Celebration 2014

Wed, 01/01/2014 - 8:00pm

Credit: Courtesy of © Terry Linke

Continue the tradition of ringing in New Year with the Vienna Philharmonic at the Musikverein.

Always one of “our favorite things,” we continue the cherished tradition of ringing in the New Year with the Vienna Philharmonic at the opulent Musikverein, under the baton of guest conductor Daniel Barenboim and featuring everyone’s favorite Strauss Family waltzes accompanied by the beautiful dancing of the Vienna City Ballet. In addition to the Musikverein concert setting, the broadcast will feature a picturesque range of Vienna landmarks. Stage and screen legend Julie Andrews will return as host. GREAT PERFORMANCES: From Vienna: The New Year’s Celebration 2014 airs Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 8 p.m. on WXXI-TV.