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Posted on December 25, 2020
December 31st, 7am-midnight
The winning selections of the Classical Countdown will begin to air at 7am, counting down to the number one favorite piece at midnight on New Year’s Eve. “Honorable mentions” will air on New Years Day.
LIVE BROADCAST, 2021 Vienna Philharmonic New Year’s Concert
January 1st, 8am
The 2021 Vienna Philharmonic New Year’s Concert takes place on January 1, 2021, under the baton of Riccardo Muti, conducting from Golden Hall of the Musikverein in Vienna. Muti, whose musical partnership with the Vienna Philharmonic has continued for nearly 50 years, is making his sixth appearance as guest conductor. This annual program consists of lively and nostalgic music from the vast repertoire of the Strauss family and its contemporaries. The 2021 New Year’s Concert will be broadcast in over 90 countries and followed by as many as 50 million television viewers around the world.