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  • Chronology: Year 1884
  • Location: Kassel
  • Nature:
  • Program:
  • Composition Mahler:
  • Soloist:
  • Conductor: Gustav Mahler (1860-1911)
  • Orchestra:
  • Chorus:
  • Concert number: c
  • Notes: In June Mahler quickly wrote a complete suite of incidental music for the main item in a charity evening of operatic extracts. This was for a series of "Tableaux Vivants" based on Joseph Victor von Scheffel (1826-1886)'s popular narrative poem "Der Trompeter von Sackingen". Gustav Mahler conducted the first professional public performance of his own work. The music is lost. Plus: Premiere Prelude with Chorus. Der Trompeter von Sackingen (Sakkingen). Ein sang vom Oberrhein. The Trumpeter of Sackingen.

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