• Marc Neikrug
  • A Song by Mahler (2018)

  • Marc Neikrug Music (World)

Co-Commissioned by the Chamber Music Northwest with the support of the CMNW Commissioning Fund, Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, and La Jolla Music Society for Summerfest.

Available for performances after January 2022. To stage A Song by Mahler in Doug Fitch's premiere production, please contact Derek Zasky at William Morris Endeavor.
Unavailable for performance.

  • clarinet, 2 violin, viola, cello; recorded piano
  • Mezzo-soprano, Baritone
  • 1 hr 40 min
    • 16th January 2021, Koerner Hall, Royal Conservatory, Toronto, ON, Canada
    • 4th July 2021, Portland, OR, United States
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Programme Note

A celebrated concert singer, famous for a particular Mahler love song, develops early onset Alzheimer's. The drama follows her and her husband, who is also her pianist, as they confront their new reality. The tragic end result resolves in a new, elevated understanding of their love.

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