2018 New Year's Concert


2018 New Year's Concert by the Wiener Philharmoniker (Vienna Philharmonic) conducted by Riccardo Muti. Recorded January 1, 2018 at the GoldenerSaal des Wiener Musikvereins. Directed by Hennig Kasten. Released 2018, disc has 5.0 dts-HD Master Audio sound. Grade: NA

Features the following numbers:

  1. Johann Strauss, Jr. "Entrance March" from the Operetta The Gypsy Baron
  2. Josef Strauss "Wiener Fresken" ("Viennese Frescos"), Waltz
  3. Johann Strauss, Jr. "Brautschau" ("Bride Shopping"), Polka
  4. Johann Strauss, Jr. "Leichtes Blut" ("Light of Heart"), Fast Polka
  5. Johann Strauss, Sen. "Marienwalzer" ("Maria Waltz")
  6. Johann Strauss, Sen. "William Tell Galop"
  7. Franz von Suppé Overture to Boccaccio
  8. Johann Strauss, Jr. "Myrthenblüten" ("Myrtle Blossoms"), Waltz
  9. Alphons Czibulka "Stephanie Gavotte"
  10. Johann Strauss, Jr. "Freikugeln" ("Magic Bullets"), Fast Polka
  11. Johann Strauss, Jr. "Tales from the Vienna Woods", Waltz
  12. Johann Strauss, Jr. "Fest-Marsch" ("Festival March")
  13. Johann Strauss, Jr. "Stadt und Land" ("Town and Country"), Polka Mazurka
  14. Johann Strauss, Jr. "Un ballo in maschera" ("Masked Ball"), Quadrille
  15. Johann Strauss, Jr. "Rosen aus dem Süden" ("Roses from the South"), Waltz
  16. Josef Strauss "Eingesendet" ("Letters to the Editor"), Fast Polka

The information we have now says nothing about the traditional encores of "Wiener Blut" and "The Blue Danube."

Here's a nice You Tube trailer for this with the opening number: