Mahler, Alma

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Dates:
Birth 1879-08-31
Death 1964-12-11
Austrians
English, French, German

Biographical notes:

Alma Mahler, daughter of painter Emil Jakob Schindler and singer Anna Bergen, grew up in Vienna, studied music, and married composer Gustav Mahler. After his death in 1911, she married architect Walter Gropius in 1915. She and writer Franz Werfel fled Nazi Germany in 1937 for France and settled in California in 1940.

From the description of Alma Mahler's birthday book, 1949. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 48912134

Born Alma Maria Schindler, Alma Mahler was married to the composer Gustav Mahler, the architect Walter Gropius, and the author Franz Werfel. Editor of Die Welt and a life-long friend of Franz Werfel, Willy Haas assisted Alma with the German edition of her autobiography, Mein Leben.

From the description of Alma Mahler letters, ca. 1939-1961, to Willy Haas. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 190559791

Wife of Gustav Mahler.

From the description of Autograph note signed : [n.p., Vienna?, n.d.], to Gustili [i.e. Gustav Mahler], [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270581545

From the description of Autograph letter signed and typewritten letter signed, dated : New York, 11 March [n.y.] and 3 October 1964, to Wolfgang Rosé, [n.y.] Mar. 11 and 1964 Oct. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270581549

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : New York, 26 December 1935, to an unidentified recipient, 1935 Dec. 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270873533

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Subjects:

  • Mahler, Gustav--1860-1911
  • Songs (Medium voice) with orchestra, Arranged--Scores
  • Songs with piano
  • Songs (Medium voice) with orchestra--Scores
  • Music--Manuscripts

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