Symphony No. 5 by Gustav Mahler - - was a late-Romantic Austrian composer and one of the leading conductors of his generation. A Jew, he was born in the village of Kalischt, Bohemia, in what was then the Austrian Empire, now Kaliště in the Czech Republic
My history crush is Alma Maria Mahler Gropius Werfel, aka Alma Mahler. She lived in Austria and then America from 1879 to Though she did a lot of cool stuff, like composing music and writing diary entries that documented her adolescence and.