New video: introducing Mahler's Symphony No. 9
- Published: Thursday, 27 March 2014 09:21
In 1907 the ‘three blows of fate’ that Mahler had prophesised in his Sixth Symphony became a reality. Ill, exhausted and very nearly defeated, Mahler faced spiritual and physical annihilation. He countered it by throwing himself into life with renewed passion and insistence. In this short video, Patrick Bailey introduces Mahler's ultimate Symphony - his Symphony No. 9.
Introducing Mahler's Symphony No. 9
Watch our short introduction to Mahler's Symphony No. 9