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Listen Slimming Down the Classics

November 23, 2007 – Miles Hoffman suggests a musical diet to counteract the bloated symphonies of Mahler and Bruckner.

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Read Berlin Philharmonic, in Concert at Carnegie Hall WNYC

November 13, 2007 – Conductor Simon Rattle and the Berlin Philharmonic play music by Mahler, live at Carnegie Hall. WNYC

Read Mahler's First Symphony: A 'Titan' From Boston WGBH

November 6, 2007 – Benjamin Zander conducts the Boston Philharmonic in Gustav Mahler's misunderstood Symphony No. 1. WGBH

Listen Mahler's Fifth Symphony: The Everest of Music

February 9, 2007 – Mahler's epic symphonies were vehicles for him to express his beliefs and pose questions.

Listen Postcards from Composers: Gustav Mahler

August 16, 2005 – Our "Postcards from Composers" series continues with some likes and dislikes of Gustav Mahler.

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