Category: Gustav Mahler

Mahler’s Zen

It is a funny thing, but when I am making music, all the answers I seek for in life seem to be there, in the music. Or rather, I should

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The Homeless Life

I am thrice homeless: as a Bohemian-native among the Austrians, as an Austrian among the Germans, and as a Jew throughout the world. Everywhere an intruder, never welcomed. Gustav Mahler

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Walking Like Mahler

“It’s most extraordinary that Mahler – with his fine sense of rhythm – cannot walk two successive steps at the same pace. Instead, he changes his speed so often that

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