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- University of North Texas Press 2014; US$ 23.96
This book examines 43 great concerti and discusses, in detail, the technical, aural, rehearsal, and intra-personal skills that are required for "effortless excellence." Maestro Itkin wrote this book for conductors first encountering the concerto repertoire and for those wishing to improve their skills about this important, and often understudied, literature.... more...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 27.99
Baton Basics offers a unique approach to teaching conducting based upon the concept of conveying weight, resistance, and energy in order to communicate a better concept of musical sound to the musicians. Featuring many detailed drawings and access to over 60 video examples on the companion website, Baton Basics guides conductors away from simply marking... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 59.99
Markenaufbau zur Wettbewerbsdifferenzierung hat in den letzten Jahren auch in BtoB-Markten an Bedeutung gewonnen. Ein besonderer Stellenwert hierfur kommt den Instrumenten der Live Communication zu. Vor dem Hintergrund des identitatsbasierten Markenmanagements untersucht Beatrice Ermer die markenadaquate visuelle Gestaltung von Messeauftritten. Sie... more...
- Gia Publications 2013; US$ 24.99
Vision, trust, persuasion, and character are just a few of the key concepts explored in this volume that brings the wealth of leadership literature to bear on the business of running a musical ensemble. The book argues that the role of a conductor is more than just to cue entrances, hold fermatas, and execute final cutoffs with a flourish?it should... more...
- Boydell & Brewer 2013; US$ 29.95
What does a conductor actually do? How does he or she arrive at an interpretation? Who's the boss in a concerto? These are some of the questions that receive lively and informative answers in this book by renowned conductor Christopher Seaman. Each article includes quotes from musicians, often expressing opposing views. There are many books on... more...
- Karnac Books 2013; US$ 26.95
In the last several decades, the analytic field has widened considerably in scope. The therapeutic task is now seen by an increasing number of analysts to require that patient and analyst work together to strengthen, or to create, psychic structure that was previously weak, missing, or functionally inoperative. This view, which may apply to all patients,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 56.95
Choral Conducting is a resource for singers, teachers, and choral conductors, and a college-level text for students of choral conducting. It also includes an overview of what is involved in leading a choral group and examines theories of learning and human behaviour and the history of choral music together with conductor's role. The book also discusses... more...
- Scarecrow Press 2012; US$ 74.99
Designed specifically for the advanced instrumental music conductor, this volume goes beyond the basic materials and breaks new ground in conducting and getting the most out of your orchestra. The 18 chapters are arranged into five parts: The Rehearsal Scenario; the Conductor in the Rehearsal Process; Technical Priorities and Teaching Strategies;... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 69.95
Keyboard Skills for Music Educators: Score Reading is the first textbook equip future educators with the ability to play from an open score at the keyboard. Score reading can be a daunting prospect for even the most accomplished pianist, but it is a skill required of all choral and instrumental music instructors. Although most music education curricula... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2009; US$ 26.99
Known internationally for his work as a teacher of conducting, Gustav Meier's influence in the field cannot be overstated. In The Score, the Orchestra and the Conductor, Meier demystifies the conductor's craft with explanations and illustrations of what the conductor must know to attain podium success. He provides useful information from the... more...