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Why Mahler? : how one man and ten symphonies changed our world / Norman Lebrecht.

Author/creator Lebrecht, Norman, 1948-
Format Book and Print
Edition1st ed.
Publication InfoNew York : Pantheon Books, ©2010.
Descriptionx, 326 pages ; 25 cm
Subject(s)
Contents Desperately seeking Mahler -- Why Mahler? : some frequently asked questions -- Who is Mahler? : the life and times. Living in a nowhere land (1860-1875) ; City of dreams (1875-1887) ; A symphony like the world (1887-1891) ; Rise again (1891-1894) ; What love tells me (1895-1897) ; A taste of power (1897-1900) ; The most beautiful girl in Vienna (1901) ; Small interludes of happiness (1902-1906) ; Three hammerblows (1907) ; Discovering America (1907-1910) ; "To live for you, to die for you" (1910-1911) ; After Mahler (1911-2010) -- Whose Mahler? : a question of interpretation -- How to Mahler : finding the key to a private space.
Abstract Some frequently asked questions -- Living in a nowhere land (1860-1875) -- City of dreams (1875-1887) -- A symphony like the world (1887-1891) -- Rise again (1891-1894) -- What love tells me (1895-1897) -- A taste of power (1897-1900) -- The most beautiful girl in Vienna (1901) -- Small interludes of happiness (1902-1906) -- Three hammerblows (1907) -- Discovering America (1907-1910) -- "To live for you, to die for you" (1910-1911) -- After Mahler (1911-2010) -- A question of interpretation -- Finding the key to a private space.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 293-303) and index.
LCCN 2010006034
ISBN9780375423819
ISBN0375423818

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