Sat 12/31: New York Philharmonic New Year's Eve (PBS)
There are a lot of different programs helping to toast in 2017, but the classist one of them by far is Live from Lincoln Center: New York Philharmonic New Year’s Eve. One of the most respected musical programs in the world, the New York Philharmonic, conducted by Alan Gilbert, will play works by Rodgers and Hammerstein while you sip on your favorite cocktail. The broadcast as presented by PBS is an opportunity to take in the art of master musicians. Past shows have earned honors from both the Emmy Awards and the Peabody Awards. Expect appearances by supreme talents like mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato.