Gustav Mahler aged 46.
69. 1906. Breslau. Mahler with George Dohrn (1867-1943), conductor of the Breslau Symphony Orchestra, which Mahler conducted on 24-10-1906 in a performance of his Symphony No. 4 and four of his songs.
70. 1906. Vienna. On 27-05-1906 Gustav Mahler (1860-1911) conducted the world premiere of his Symphony No. 6 in Essen. Later, while spending the summer in Austria, he composed his Symphony No. 8 in just six weeks.