"Tradition ist nicht die Anbetung der Asche, sondern die Bewahrung und das Weiterreichen des Feuers" - Gustav Mahler
Monday, 1 October 2012
Missing Mahler photo found !
From E Randol Schoenberg, the composer's grandson, comes exciting news! In 1907, Mahler gave Schoenberg a copy of his portrait, and added a personal dedication. Schoenberg treasured it .In this photo, taken in Schoenberg's studio, the Mahler photo is hanging below Schoenberg's painting of Mahler. At some point, the photo went missing. Suddenly, someone contacted the Schoenberg Centre in Vienna, saying a photo had been found "hidden in the back of a boiler room". Read the full story HERE.