Airs Sunday, January 1 at 5:00 p.m. Help us ring in 2012 by making fun of 2011 with the Capitol Steps and our annual year-in-review awards ceremony called "Politics Takes a Holiday!" This year will feature all new awards, such as:
Airs Sunday, January 1 at 10:00 a.m. The Vienna Philharmonic presents its ever popular annual New Year's Day concert from the Golden Hall of the Musikverein in Vienna. You'll hear your favorite waltzes, polkas and more -- a festive way to start off the New Year. Presented by NPR Music and WGBH, Boston.
A repeat of this Live Broadcast aired Monday, January 2 at 1:00 p.m..
Airs Saturday, December 31 at 7:00 p.m. Count down, sing along, and dance to live music all night long. Travel from coast to coast with four celebrations of midnight from time zone to time zone. It's the perfect holiday special for any New Year's party.
Highlights include Julian Lage Trio LIVE from Boston, a Billy Taylor Tribute from DC, Wynton Marsalis LIVE from NYC , from the Detroit Jazz Festival - Sing the Truth, Junior Mance Quintet from Denver, and the Billy Childs Quartet LIVE from LA .