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About Gustav Mahler
Gustav Mahler was an Austrian composer regarded as one of the greatest late-Romantic era composers and conductors. Some of his notable works include Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen andDas Lied von der Erde. His compositions influenced a number of prominent 20th-century composers such as Benjamin Britten and Dmitri Shostakovich.
He was the second of the 14 children of Marie and Bernhard Mahler. In 1902, he married socialite and composer Alma Schindler, who bore him two daughters: Maria and Anna.
In 1907, he was left utterly devastated after his daughter Maria died of scarlet fever at the age of 5.
Out of his thirteen siblings, only 6 survived infancy.
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Famous quotes by Gustav Mahler
Beauty and fullness of tone can be achieved by having the whole orchestra play with high clarinets and a carefully selected number of piccolos.Gustav Mahler
I hope you will no longer accuse me of a lack of delicacy. as I now count on your understanding.Gustav Mahler
If a composer could say what he had to say in words he would not bother trying to say it in music.Gustav Mahler
The impressions of the spriritual experiences gave my future life its form and content.Gustav Mahler
The point is not to take the world's opinion as a guiding star but to go one's way in life and working unerringly, neither depressed by failure nor seduced by applause.Gustav Mahler
The real art of conducting consists in transitions.Gustav Mahler
Gustav Mahler's Popularity
Gustav Mahler was a famous Austrian composer, who was born on July 7, 1860. As a person born on this date, Gustav Mahler is listed in our database as the 28th most popular celebrity for the day (July 7) and the 7th most popular for the year (1860).
People born on July 7 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Gustav Mahler is the 854th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Gustav Mahler's birthday, Gustav Mahler is the 13th most famous Austrian.
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