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Dec. 08 2016

01/01/17 – New Year’s Day from Vienna – 11am

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New Year’s Concert 2017 with Gustavo Dudamel

The 2017 New Year’s Concert takes place on January 1, 2017, under the baton of Gustavo Dudamel in the Vienna Musikverein. Gustavo Dudamel, who was born in Barquisimeto, Venezuela in 1981, becomes the youngest conductor in the 75 year history of the New Year’s Concert. In 2007, Gustavo Dudamel conducted the Vienna Philharmonic for the first time at the Lucerne Festival and made his debut at the Vienna Philharmonic Subscription Concerts in 2011. Dudamel conducted the Summer Night Concert Schönbrunn in 2012 and led the orchestra on its traditional Vienna Philharmonic Week in Japan in 2014.

The 2017 New Year’s Concert will be broadcast in over 90 countries and followed by up to 50 million television viewers around the world.

Program of the 2017 New Year’s Concert

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