Symphony No. 8 - Vocal score by Gustav MahlerSymphony No. 8 - Vocal score by Gustav Mahler

Symphony No. 8 - Vocal score

byGustav Mahler, Joseph Venantius Woss

Paperback | July 15, 2009 | Latin

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Mahler's penultimate symphony recieved its premiere performance in Munich on September 12th, 1910 with a chorus of about 850, and an orchestra of 171. These massive forces led to Mahler's agent dubbing the work "Symphony of a Thousand." Mahler did not approve of the title at all, but it remains.The piece was a great success at its premiere, one of few of Mahler's works to be well received in his lifetime. It was the last premiere of one his works that Mahler witnessed before his death. Unabridged digitally enhanced reprint of the vocal score prepared by Josef Woss that was first published in 1910 by Universal Edition, Vienna.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, 1749-1832 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was born in Frankfurt am Main. He was greatly influenced by his mother, who encouraged his literary aspirations. After troubles at school, he was taught at home and gained an exceptionally wide education. At the age of 16, Goethe began to study law at Leipzig University f...
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Title:Symphony No. 8 - Vocal scoreFormat:PaperbackDimensions:214 pages, 11 × 8.25 × 0.45 inPublished:July 15, 2009Publisher:Serenissima MusicLanguage:Latin

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ISBN - 10:1932419462

ISBN - 13:9781932419467

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