Looking for good lay-person and scholarly books and articles regarding Mahler's spiritual background and directions in his music.
I am still trying to ascertain the Christian and Jewish elements...
My question is:
Of recent or living composers, whose music represents trend(s), for the future, that you find most salient or exciting?
Indirectly, this is asking you, as you look forward, which direction(s) do you think classical music should go?
(This thread is meant to focus on the...