Gustav Mahler (1860–1911)

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Gustav Mahler (1860-1911 : Austria) Conductor: Valery Gergiev Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra Record label: LSO Live Catalogue ID: LSO 0663

Gustav Mahler (1860-1911 : Austria) Conductor: Bernard Haitink Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: Philips Catalogue ID: 4389352

Gustav Mahler (1860-1911 : Austria) Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel Ensemble: Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela Record label: Classic FM/UCJ Catalogue ID: CFM D4

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