Donald Mitchell's second book on the life and work of Gustav Mahler examines the fruitful years of the First to the Fourth Symphonies, as well as theearlier song cycles from the Gesellen lieder to the magical Ruckert songs.
Bruno Walter (1876 1962), one of the twentieth century's greatest
conductors, lived a fascinating life in difficult times. This engrossing book is the first full length biography of Walter in English. Born in Berlin, Walter began his long and ...