If a composer could say what he had to say in words he would not bother trying to say it in music.
Gustav Mahler (1860 - 1911)
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The real art of conducting consists in transitions.
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Born at Kaliste in Bohemia, the son of a Jewish peddler, Gustav Mahler described himself as: . . . three times homeless, a Bohemian in Austria, an Austrian among Germans and a Jew throughout the world, everywhere an intruder, never welcomed.
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