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Treibhaus Wien: world première of the chamber version of Mahler’s Symphony No. 5

Klaus Simon conducts the Holst-Sinfonietta on 25 November at the E-Werk in Freiburg.

The Essential 20th Century Repertoire for Orchestra

Universal Edition would like to draw your attention to our newly released annotated catalogue, which is available for download now.

The Conductors' Interviews

Do you remember the first time you heard Mahler’s music?

Mahler: Das Trinklied vom Jammer der Erde for tenor and orchestra

Colin Matthews was commissioned by Sir Mark Elder and the Hallé Orchestra to arrange the first movement of the Lied von der Erde. The premiere of this version of the first movement will take place on 10 May.

Mahler: Symphony No. 9 for chamber orchestra

Following the success of his reductions of Gustav Mahler’s Symphonies No. 1 and 4, Klaus Simon turned to the Symphony No. 9 and arranged it similarly. World première: 28 March.

Salzburg Festival 2011

Gustav Mahler, whose anniversaries have been the centre of attention all this year, is also the highlight of this year’s Salzburg Festival.

Mahler Interviews on Tour

A year ago we started a project to interview the most important Mahler-conductors. The results can be seen online in our Mahler-Blog.

New Mahler Interviews

View our latest Mahler interviews with world famous conductors.

Rudolf Barshai has died at the age of 86 (1924-2010)

He was the composers’ friend. This is how Bernd Feuchtner, Rudolf Barshai’s biographer, describes the conductor, viola player and arranger. Barshai has died on 2nd November in Basel at the age of 86.

Gustav Mahler at 150

The 7th July was the 150th anniversary of Gustav Mahler’s birth.

Gustav Mahler Blog

Our Gustav Mahler blog now contains video interviews with 15 of the world's most well-known Mahler conductors, including Mariss Jansons, Christoph Eschenbach, Lorin Maazel, Daniel Barenboim and Pierre Boulez.