Synopses & Reviews
This instrumental conducting text and workbook provides a solid background in technique and musical awareness. It presents the late Dr. Bertram McGarrity's conducting etudes and explains the history of instrumental conducting, along with important technical and musical skills.
In addition to McGarrity's pieces, this book contains 150 examples, exercises, figures, and illustrations, an extensive glossary, and an appendix of practical reference information.
Table of Contents
1 The Etudes
2 A Brief History of Instrumental Conducting
3 Basic Techniques of Conducting
4 Intermediate Techniques of Conducting
5 Artistic Development
6 The Score
7 Basic Etudes
8 Advanced Etudes