17/05/2011

100 years ago tomorrow

Reading time: 1 min. Gustav Mahler

In advance of the 100th anniversary of Mahler's death tomorrow, here are a few pointers to activities, concerts and reports to be found across the internet.

The[nbsp]German Theatre Museum[nbsp]is showing the exhibition Gustav Mahler - Composer, Opera Director, Conductor until 18 September. The exhibition features the video interviews made by Universal Edition (you can watch them all on our Mahler Blog).

The[nbsp]Leipzig Mahler Festival[nbsp]starts today at the Gewandhaus with Riccardo Chailly conducting the 2nd Symphony. All concerts will be broadcast live on the internet by[nbsp]ARTE[nbsp]and the[nbsp]MDR.

Alex Ross[nbsp]has a round up of Mahler performances available on the internet, including Christoph Eschenbach's series of the[nbsp]Mahler symphonies[nbsp]with the Orchestre de Paris.

Gavin Plumley has been charting the last days of Mahler's life on his[nbsp]Entartete Musik Blog. Watch his film In Search of Mahler on YouTube.

Sign up for our newsletter!

You will regularly receive information about new scores with free downloads, current prize games and news about our composers.