mahler mahler  /ˈmɑ lər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Austrian composer and conductor (1860-1911)

News

  1. Seahawks’ Browner would like to wring Jim Harbaugh’s neck

    I’m starting to think the Seahawks and the 49ers don’t like each other. Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner was asked by Dave Mahler of Sports Radio KJR in Seattle for his reaction to 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh weighing in on the Seahawks’ suspensions, and Browner made clear that he’s not a big fan of Harbaugh’s. “He’s…
    on June 14, 2013     Source: NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk

  2. Comments

    There have been some great collaborations between literary types and composers: Richard Strauss and von Hofmannsthal, Mahler and Ruckert, Mozart and Da Ponte, Verdi and Shakespeare, Schubert and Schiller and Goethe, Schumann and Heine, and I’m sure there are others I’ve not included.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: San Diego Reader

  3. Calendar of events for Berea, Brook Park and Middleburg Heights

    THURSDAY Berea Historical Society, Mahler Museum, 118 E. Bridge St., Berea. “Berea in the Roaring ’20s” exhibit. Through June 30. 440-243-2541 or bereahistoricalsociety.org. Second Mile Shop, 398 W. Bagley Road, Suite 6, Berea. Sale to benefit Church Street Ministries....
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The News Sun

Quotes

  1. "It can't work in symphony orchestras," says Libor Pesek, conductor of the Prague Symphony. "How could you apply it to Gustav Mahler, for instance, or Richard Strauss?"
    on Sep 7, 2007 By: Libor Pesek Source: CNN International

  2. "Alessandro Volta is the danger," Murtagh said. "He is going a lot better than Mahler last year. He is a class horse with a light weight."
    on Nov 3, 2008 By: Johnny Murtagh Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "I think he should have followed the tried and true path of me-tooism and backed my horse Mahler, at least it would still be in the race," Mr Howard said.
    on Nov 5, 2007 By: John Howard Source: ABC Online

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