A monthly streaming event that brings you the personalities, places, and projects happening right now in the Mahler community around the world.
We explore the composer, the thinker, and the humanist Gustav Mahler not only in his life and works but also in how his legacy still informs essential aspects of the human experience and how we can turn that experience into a force for the good in today’s world.
Mahler Hour has become a benchmark for those who wish to expand their knowledge about Gustav Mahler and further explore all details surrounding his life and music.
This project is being hosted and produced by our Vice President,
Thursday, May 18th, 2023 Leipzig
, the famed musical city of Johann Sebastian Bach, Felix Mendelssohn, and ...
Saturday, March 11, 2023
Elise Caluwaerts, Soprano Marianna Shirinyan, Pianist
Alma Maria Schindler grew up among the artistic elite in late 19th-century Vienna. Her father was a famous painter, her mother a singer. The leading lights of the Secession, theater directors, ...
Saturday, February 25, 2023
John Warner, founder and director of Orchestra for the Earth Benjamin Garzia, founder and director of Mahlerian Camerata
As we explored in a recent episode, Gustav Mahler is becoming more and more of a popular icon. In ...
Saturday, January 21st, 2023
Alejandra Urrutia - Founder, Artistic Director, and Conductor of the Portillo Academy and Festival American String Quartet Patricio Sabaté - Baritone
The Portillo Festival is back, this year with a performance of Mahler’s
Das Lied von der ... View
Saturday, November 26, 2022
Gustav Mahler famously tapped into the popular culture of his day to render waltzes, marches, dirges, and other tropes of ...
Saturday, October 1, 2022
Gabriela Elgarrista, Documentalist, Research and Cultural Mediation Officer Bibliothèque musicale La Grange - Fleuret Vincent Mouret, Vice President - Bibliothèque musicale La Grange - Fleuret Anna Stoll-Knecht, Musicologist, Research Associate - Bibliothèque musicale La Grange - Fleuret Benjamin Garzia, Research ... View
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Lew Smoley, President, The Gustav Mahler Society New York Lawrence F. Bernstein, Professor Emeritus of Music, University of Pennsylvania
Every May we shift the normal Saturday timeslot of The Mahler Hour to commemorate Mahler’s passing on May ...
Thursday, July 7th, 2022
Alejandra Urrutia, Conductor and Violinist Marina Mahler, Founder and President, Mahler Foundation
Every July we shift the normal Saturday timeslot of The Mahler Hour to commemorate Mahler’s birthday on July 7, 1860. On July 2022 the broadcast ...
Saturday, April 23, 2022
Oksana Lyniv, Conductor, General Music Director, Teatro Comunale di Bologna Alexandra Saitseva, Director, Youth Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine Dmytro Cherepov, Violinist, Youth Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine Marina Mahler, Founder and President, Mahler Foundation
The tragedy unfolding in Ukraine demands ...
Saturday, March 26, 2022
Natalie Bauer-Lechner is remembered in the Mahler world as a close family friend for a period of almost 10 years who kept a detailed journal documenting her conversations with the great composer ...
Saturday, February 12th, 2022
Mahler’s Second Symphony is a work that continues to fascinate audiences, performers, and ...
Saturday, January 22nd, 2022
Stephen McClatchie - Musicologist, Professor, Huron University College Brian McMillan - Director, Music Library, University of Western Ontario Francisco Bricio – Vice Chairman, Mahler Foundation
Personal letters are a window into the private lives and thoughts of ...
Saturday, November 6th, 2021
Mark Strachan, founder of the Choir of the Earth John Warner, Founder and Conductor of Orchestra for the Earth Brenda Pruitt, Chorister Ellie Blamires, Flutist Arturo Gómez Poulat, Executive Director of Sociedad Mahler
performed by musicians around ...
Saturday, October 16th, 2021 Renate Stark-Voit Thomas Hampson
This show will be dedicated to Mahler’s enchanting songs from the folk poetry collection
Des Knaben Wunderhorn
, we will explore why Mahler loved these texts, where they came from and what they inspired ...
Saturday, September 4, 2021 Mahler's Foundation Board
We kick off the second season of live webcasts with an inside look at
what we do, who is involved, and what drives our mission. Meet the members of the
July 7th, 2021
This special edition of The Mahler Hour kicks off our second season of the show and celebrates Mahler’s 161st birthday! We will be streaming live from Steinbach am Attersee, where Mahler finished his Second ...
April 10th, 2021 , Alma’s granddaughter Marina Mahler , daughter of Arnold Schoenberg Nuria Nono Schoenberg , Alma’s godson Paul Lester Walter Arlen, composer and music journalist, another member of the Austrian ex-patriate community in California.
This edition of The Mahler Hour starts a new series of ...
May 18th, 2021 Simon Reinink, Director of Het Concertgebouw and the Amsterdam Gustav Mahler Festival; Monique Veaute, Director of the Spoleto Festival and her plans for a program in the spirit of The Song of the Earth; Maestro Long Yu, Chairman ... View
March 6th, 2021 Guy Robertson - Curator and Co-Director Rachael Allen - Poet James Cave - Composer Brian O. Kepher - Conductor and Composer
This edition of The Mahler Hour will focus on “Mahler in Spoleto,” more specifically the Mahler & LeWitt Studios, ...
February 6, 2021 Srimal Weerasinghe and Vidhurinda Samareweera - Gustav Mahler Society of Colombo Anna Stoll Knecht - Musicologist and author Stephen Hefling - Co-Editor New Complete Critical Edition of the Works of Gustav Mahler Stephen McClatchie - Editor The Mahler Family Letters.
January 9, 2021 Albrecht Schultze - Gustav Mahler Vereinigung in Hamburg Alexander Meraviglia-Crivelli - Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra Dame Eveline Nikkels
We will explore how Mahler is presented and perceived by the broader public. An introduction to the
Gustav Mahler Vereinigung
December 5th, 2020 Enrique Diemecke - Honorary President of the Sociedad Mahler Francisco Bricio - Executive President of the Sociedad Mahler Samuel Romo - Vice President of the Sociedad Mahler Alejandra Urrutia - Conductor in Chile for the Gran Concierto por la Hermandad
October 3, 2020 Shuang Zou - Artistic Director of the 23rd annual Beijing Music Festival Lew Smoley - President of The New York Gustav Mahler Society Kenneth Woods - Conductor of the English Symphony Orchestra
This time we traveled “From New York ...
September 1, 2020 Finnegan Downie Dear - Winner of the 2020 Mahler Competition in Bamberg. Peter Revers - President of the International Gustav Mahler Society in Vienna Jason Starr - Documentary Filmmaker
This time we celebrated “The First”: a first prize winner, ...
July 7th, 2020 Program:
- A birthday greeting ...
If you have found any errors, please, notify us by selecting that text and pressing