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- 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...
- 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...
- Oxford University Press, USA 1997; US$ 26.99
A world-renowned conductor and composer who has lead most of the major orchestras in North America and Europe, a talented musician who has played under the batons of such luminaries as Toscanini and Walter, and an esteemed arranger, scholar, author, and educator, Gunther Schuller is without doubt a major figure in the music world. Now, in The Compleat... more...
- 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...
- Scarecrow Press 2012; US$ 74.99
Conducting and Rehearsing the Instrumental Music Ensemble is the most comprehensive guide on the rehearsal process for conducting instrumental music ensembles. Ideal for the advanced instrumental music conductor seeking to look beyond basic conducting technique, this work breaks the multidimensional activity of working with an ensemble,... 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...
- Indiana University Press 2004; US$ 18.35
Face to Face with Orchestra and Chorus is a crucial guide for choral conductors who are presented with the daunting task of conducting a full-size orchestra. This book provides a survival kit for both novice and experienced choral conductors, with an overview of the orchestral instruments and their particular ... 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...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 72.95
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...
- 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...