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Mahler: Symphonies of Songs - Episode 1

Duration: 1:19:53

Gustav Mahler frequently incorporated singers into the line-ups of his Symphonies, but he also used elements from his own songs in them. In the first of two programmes Stephen Johnson delves into the world of Mahler's Symphonies to explore these echoes.

Available since: Tue 6 May 2014

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Discovering Music Mahler: Symphonies of Songs, Episode 1

1/2 Stephen Johnson on Mahler's use of singers and echoes of his own songs in his symphonies.

First broadcast: 02 May 2010

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