Famous Composers: Mahler - A Concise Biography

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Biographical and musical overview of Gustav Mahler (1860-1911). Born in what is now the Czech Republic, Mahler achieved astounding success in his career as a conductor and director of opera, which included ten years as musical director of the Vienna Opera, yet it is his nine symphonies and other orchestral works that have earned him most musical acclaim.