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Mahler's relationship with Vienna begins to chill, as he finds himself a victim of anti-Semitism and targeted by critics of his operatic ambitions. But through his mightiest of symphonies he also draws closer than ever to his young wife Alma. With Donald Macleod.

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Wed 1 Jun 2011 12:00

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