Browsing 2014 UB Theses and Dissertations in the Proquest database by Subject "Adagietto"
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"It is my very self!": Mahler's Brush with Death, the Intentional Fallacy, and Motivic Unification of "Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen" and the Adagietto (2014)In the early part of 1901, Gustav Mahler suffered a severe hemorrhage, resulting in a nearly fatal brush with death. Surviving this ordeal produced in Mahler an acute awareness of his own mortality, leaving the composer ...