Mahler definition by Webster's New World
Mahler, Gustav 1860-1911; Austrian composer & conductor
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- Mahlerian adjective
Mahler definition by American Heritage Dictionary
, Gustav 1860-1911.
Austrian composer and conductor of the Vienna State Opera House (1897-1907) whose completed works, most notably Das Lied von der Erde (1908) and Symphony Number 9 (1909), are unrestricted by conventional musical forms.