Category: Gustav Mahler

Mahler’s Eating

Alfred Roller relates that an operation in 1901 had left Mahler with extensive internal lesions: “These obliged him to be especially vigilant about what he ate and to follow a

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Pre-Birthday Porn

Tomorrow is Gustav Mahler’s birthday. In acknowledgment of that, the conductor of the English Symphony Orchestra, Kenneth Wood, just this week released these two fascinating mini-videos. These short explanations give

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About Mahler’s Face

“It is almost impossible to judge Mahler’s age from his face. One moment it seems as youthful as a boy’s; the next, it’s furrowed and aged far beyond his years.

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Temptation, Temptation

Over the last three years, I joined several Facebook groups dedicated to Mahler. I did this in order to get updates on new documentaries, artifacts from his life that are

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