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For more than thirty years, the Society has presented many and various programs. Under Jack Diether’s presidency, from 1977 to 1987, there were annual chamber concerts of song, piano transcriptions and other arrangements, including some premieres (tapes of the concerts from 1977 to 1984 are part of the Jack Diether collection and may be heard at the Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound at the New York Public Library of the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center; ). Lectures by renowned Mahler authorities Henry-Louis de La Grange and Donald Mitchell enlightened members.


Since 1987, the Society has presented many more lectures, concerts, video presentations, and has visited the archives of the New York Philharmonic, Carnegie Hall and the Morgan Library for private viewings of manuscripts, annotated scores, and letters. Lectures have been presented on musical history, biography and interpretation, and a series on each of Mahler’s works. Speakers have included Society President Lewis M. Smoley, David Aldeborgh, Charles Zachary Bornstein, Leon Botstein, Jerry Bruck, Uri Caine, William Carragan, Riccardo Chailly, Sedgwick Clarke, Glen Cortese,  Harold Farberman,  Stephen Hefling, David Hurwitz, Michael Jameson, Joel Lazar, Norman Lebrecht, Yoon Jae Lee, Andrew Litton, Marilyn McCoy, Dennis Rooney, Thomas Sanderling, Sybille Werner, Mark Wigglesworth, Benjamin Zander; the late Jonathan Carr, Stuart Feder, Susan Filler,past GMSNY president Gerald S. Fox, Henry-Louis de La Grange, Gilbert Kaplan, and Ted Reilly.


Suggestions for speakers, programs or activities are welcome. Please contact the Society by letter or via email: 

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Event Date: -13-2018
Title: Houston Symphony performs Symphony No. 2
Location: Jones Hall, Houston, TX
Description: The Houston Symphony performs Mahler's Symphony No. 2, conducted by Andres Orozco-Estrada, on September 13, 15, 16m.

Event Date: Oct-04-2018
Title: Toronto Symphony: Mahler Fifth
Location: Roy Thompson Hall, Toronto, Canada
Description: The Toronto Symphony, under Han-Na Chang, performs Mahler's Fifth Symphony on October 4.

Event Date: Oct-04-2018
Title: Cleveland Orchestra performs Mahler Second
Location: Severance Hall, Cleveland, OH
Description: The Cleveland Orchestra, conducted by Franz Welser-Most, performs Mahler's Second Symphony, on October 4, 5 and 6.

Event Date: Oct-11-2018
Title: Chicago Symphony: Third Symphony
Location: Symphony Center, Chicago, IL
Description: The Chicago Symphony, conducted by Andres Orozco-Estrada, performs Mahler's Third Symphony on October 11, 12m, 13 and 14m.

Event Date: Oct-14-2018
Title: "Das Lied von der Erde"
Location: Zankel Hall, NYC
Description: The world premiere of Marco Tutino's arrangement of "Das Lied von der Erde", with tenor Gustavo Jimenez; alto Lara Nie, and conductor Stefano Seghedoni.  Sunday, October 14 at 2:30pm at Zankel Hall.

Event Date: Oct-22-2018
Title: Mariinsky Orchestra: Symphony No. 5
Location: Davies Hall, San Francisco, CA.
Description: The Mariinsky Orchestra, conducted by Valery Gergiev, performs Mahler's Symphony Fifth Symphony.

Event Date: Oct-25-2018
Title: Boston Symphony: Symphony No. 2
Location: Symphony Hall, Boston, MA
Description: The Boston Symphony, conducted by Andris Nelsons, performs Mahler's Second Symphony, on October 25, 26m, 27 and 30.

Event Date: Oct-28-2018
Title: Czech Philharmonic: Symphony No. 2
Location: Carnegie Hall, NYC
Description: The Czech Philharmonic, conducted by Semyon Bychkov, performs Mahler's Second Symphony.

Event Date: Nov-01-2018
Title: GMSNY presents "Das Lied von der Erde" in recital
Location: National Opera Center, 330 Seventh Ave., NYC
GMSNY presents Das Lied von der Erde (The Song of the Earth) in a Piano Edition by the Composer for Mezzo-Soprano, Tenor, and Piano, performed by:

Alexandra von Roepke, Mezzosoprano
Peter Furlong, Tenor
Christian Kälberer, Piano
Full details and ticket information will be announced in early September. 

Event Date: Nov-01-2018
Title: Los Angles Philharmonic: Symphony No. 5
Location: Walt Disney Hall, Los Angeles, CA
Description: The Los Angles Philharmonic, conducted by Susanna Malkki, will perform Mahler's Fifth Symphony on November 1, 2, 3 and 4m.


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