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2009 - Highlights

From the Musikverein in Vienna, the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra perform the annual celebratory concert of waltzes, polkas, marches, conducted for the first time by Argentinean-Israeli pianist and conductor Daniel Barenboim. Extensive highlights from the complete concert which took place this morning featuring works by Johann Strauss I and II, Joseph Strauss, Joseph Hellmesburger Jr. and Joseph Haydn marking the 200th anniversry of his death; and to accompany some of the works there are performances by the Ballet of the Vienna State Opera and Volksoper. The presenter is Brian Kay.

2 hours, 10 minutes

Last on

New Year's Day 2009 19:00


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ProducerDavid Stevens

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