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Gustav Mahler: The Song of the Earth

  • A Symphony (1908)
  • for high and low voice with piano
  • Duration: 60’
  • Instrumentation details:
    for high and low voice with piano
  • Composer: Gustav Mahler
  • Writer of pre-existing text: Hans Bethge
  • Editor: Stephen E. Hefling
  • Text source: ‘The Chinese Flute’ - adaptation of Chinese poetry by Hans Bethge
  • Text adapter: Gustav Mahler
  • Original language: German
  • Translator: Steuart WilsonMadeleine MarchantMagali Barbet
  • Table of contents:
    : Das Trinklied vom Jammer der Erde
    : Die Einsame im Herbst
    : Der Pavillon aus Porzellan
    : Am Ufer
    : Der Trinker im Frühling
    : Der Abschied
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Gustav Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde for high and low voice and piano | UE33906

Piano version by Gustav Mahler

  • Edition type: sheet music
  • Series: Mahler Neue Kritische Gesamtausgabe
  • Volume: Supplement Bd. 2
  • Languages: German
  • Edition info: Based on the New Critical Complete Edition, published by International Gustav Mahler Society, Vienna.
  • Format: 23.2 × 30.5 cm
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-7044-9
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-08377-8
€49.95
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Description

As part of the New Critical Edition of Gustav Mahler works, Das Lied von der Erde appears here in a thoroughly researched and corrected edition for voices and piano, somewhat different from the original UE publicaion of 1911. Sources indicate that the piano version was originally concieved by Mahler, in addition to the orchestral setting. The critical edition provides lengthy notes and analysis, along with examples of the composer's manuscripts. For advanced performers.

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Contents

  • Das Trinklied vom Jammer der Erde
  • Die Einsame im Herbst
  • Der Pavillon aus Porzellan
  • Am Ufer
  • Der Trinker im Frühling
  • Der Abschied

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