Performances by Gustav Mahler



  • First edition: Schott music publishers, Mainz 02-1892. This first book, along with the other two, after the death of Mahler was printed with the information shared “Lieder und aus der Gesange aus der Jugendzeit”.
  • ‘Lieder fur Singstimme’ and ‘Des Knaben Wunderhorn’ together in ‘Lieder und Gesange eine Singstimme und Klavier’ (1892).
  • Together with the booklet “Sieben Lieder aus letzter Zeit” (Seven Songs of Latter Days), which consists of the five Rückert-Lieder and two of the Lieder aus “Des Knaben Wunderhorn”, published in 1905, they now make up a collection known as 24 Songs by Mahler, published by International Music Company, New York, NY.
  • Orchestrations of five of the songs were also made by Colin Matthews and David Matthews in 1964.
  • Orchestral versions of a selection of the songs were published by Luciano Berio in 1986 (Five Early Songs for Male Voice) and in 1987 (Six Early Songs for Baritone and Orchestra).

1892. Gustav Mahler score History Lieder fur SingstimmeSchott music publishers.

1892. ‘Lieder fur Singstimme’ and ‘Des Knaben Wunderhorn’ together in ‘Lieder und Gesange fur eine hohe Singstimme und Klavier’ (1892). Schott music publishers.

Historical recordings

  1. Album History Lieder fur SingstimmeBruno Walter (1876-1962), Desi Halban is the daughter of Selma Kurz (1874-1933)New York Philharmonic Orchestra (NYPO/NPO):

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