Questions tagged [gustav-mahler]
For questions about the Austro-Bohemian Romantic composer Gustav Mahler (1860–1911) and his music.
Why did Gustav Mahler use the song "Frère Jacques" in the 3rd movement of his Symphony No. 1 in D major?
Gustav Mahler's Symphony No. 1, in D major, is written as a typical and conventional four-movement structure (opening - dance - slow - finale): I. Langsam, schleppend. II. Scherzo. Kräftig bewegt, ...