This beautifully shot documentary highlights Mahler interpretations by conductors Bernard Haitink, Riccardo Chailly, Riccardo Muti, Claudio Abbado, and Simon Rattle, as revealed through interviews, rehearsals, and performances. Featured are three orchestras that Mahler himself once conducted: the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonic, and Vienna Philharmonic.


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Conducting Mahler

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 6:30 pm Walter Reade Theater

Directed by Frank Scheffer (1996)

Performance Details

Presented in association with the Film Society of Lincoln Center