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At age 18, seems Mahler graduated at the gymnasium in Jihlava. The class ends with the Vienna Conservatory, piano and composition. Then writes to the University of Vienna, where he attends the lectures of Anton Bruckner for harmony. Also prepares the piano for four hands, and Bruckner Symphony begins to compose a cantata Das Lied klagende, which originally was to be opera. In 1879, begins work on a fairy-tale opera Rübezahl. Ends 1880 compose Das Lied klagende, which will be revised several times in later years. It presents the work of the Beethoven Prize in Vienna, but the jury (which comprised among others, Johannes Brahms and Hans Richter) rejects them.

In the same year, Mahler started work as a conductor. Engages in summer to conduct concerts in Bad Hall in Upper Austria. In subsequent years will be worked as: bandmaster theater in Laibach the second conductor of the Opera in Praguthe first conductor of the Hamburg Municipal Theate, conductor of the Hamburg Philharmonicposition Kapellmeister at the Vienna Opera. To meet with Johannes Brahms in Bad Ischl asking him for support.

In 1887, leads the execution of Richard Wagner's Die Walküre at the Leipzig Opera (in place of the patient Nikisch) and develops and prepares to issue left in sketches Its premiere, which took place in the following year was a huge success, while in conducts performances of Beethoven's Fidelio and Tristan and Isolde and the Ring Cycle by Wagner. These performances met with enthusiastic reception.

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