Symphony No.1 in D Major "Titan" III.Funeral March (A)

Music composed by Gustav Mahler. Michael Tilson Thomas; San Francisco Symphony Orchestra. Tempo: Feierlich und gemessen, ohne zu schleppen This is Mahler’s famous funeral march written in the form of a canon and based upon the children’s song, Frère Jacques, played in the minor. It is also famous for opening with a contrabass solo. (Mahler did not actually compose Frère Jacques)
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