Gustav Mahler

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    Symphony No. 5: AdagiettoGustav Mahler
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    Symphony No. 1 in D Major: II. Kräftig bewegt, doch nicht zu schnellGustav Mahler
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    Symphony No.5: 1st Movement (Funeral March)Gustav Mahler
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    Mahler: Symphony Nos. 5 & 7 "The Song of the Night "Gustav Mahler
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        An Austrian conductor and composer of symphonies and lieder cycles whose most notable works include Das Lied von der Erde (1909) and Symphony No. 9 (1909). Mahler was known for the length, depth, and painful emotions of his works. He loved nature and life and, based on early childhood experiences, feared death (family deaths, a suicide, and a brutal rape he witnessed). This duality appears in almost all his compositions, especially in the Kindertotenlieder ("Songs on the Deaths ... Read more

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