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Mahler: Symphony No. 1

20 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 07 November 2012

Stephen Johnson gets inside Mahler's first symphony to try and discover its true meaning among the folksongs, military fanfares, and sounds of nature that abound in his score.

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