José Luis Pérez de Arteaga says, in his biography of the composer, that there are reasons for considering Mahler to be the greatest musical composer of the 20th Century. Despite his untimely death, his rich expressiveness, his outbursts of fatalism, anguish and happiness make him an exceptional witness to an entire era.
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- José Luis Pérez de Arteaga
Mahler: his life, his work, his timesJosé Luis Pérez de Arteaga