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Basic Conducting Techniques (6TH 10 Edition)
Basic Conducting Techniques (6TH 10 Edition)
by Joseph A. Labuta
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This package contains the following components: -0136011934: Basic Conducting Techniques -0136011942: Media DVD for Basic Conducting... (read more)

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Wagner on Conducting
Wagner on Conducting
by Richard Wagner
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Wagner initiated the Romantic image of the conductor as a fiery, omniscient dictator of the podium. This work collects his eloquent essays on role of the conductor, musical interpretation, and many other topics. Originally printed in 1887, it remains an... (read more)

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On Becoming a Conductor: Lessons and Meditations on the Art of Conducting
On Becoming a Conductor: Lessons and Meditations on the Art of Conducting
by Frank L. Battisti
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This incredible book by one of the world's foremost authorities on conducting contains no conducting patterns, and no advice on how to conduct any piece. Instead, it focuses on the skills, knowledge and experiences needed to become and function as a... (read more)

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Conducting Elgar
Conducting Elgar
by Norman Del Mar
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This is the final book in the series on orchestral conducting that Norman Del Mar had been writing until his death in February 1994. As with the previous books, each chapter is devoted to a specific work, and once again all the major orchestral works of... (read more)

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The Compleat Conductor
The Compleat Conductor
by Gunther Schuller
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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... (read more)

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Conducting and Rehearsing the Instrumental Music Ensemble: Scenarios, Priorities, Strategies, Essentials, and Repertoire
Conducting and Rehearsing the Instrumental Music Ensemble: Scenarios, Priorities, Strategies, Essentials, and Repertoire
by John F. Colson
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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... (read more)

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Conducting: Art of Communication (2ND 15 Edition)
Conducting: Art of Communication (2ND 15 Edition)
by Bailey
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Featuring a diverse range of flexible and practical instrumentation exercises, Conducting: The Art of Communication, Second Edition, provides the most comprehensive treatment available of all aspects of instrumental conducting: technical, analytical, and... (read more)

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A Conductor's Guide to Selected Baroque Choral-Orchestral Works
A Conductor's Guide to Selected Baroque Choral-Orchestral Works
by Jonathan D. Green
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In addition to brief biographical sketches for each composer, A Conductor’s Guide to Selected Baroque Choral-Orchestral Works includes for each work the approximate duration, text sources, performing forces, currently available editions, locations of... (read more)

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Beyond the Baton: What Every Conductor Needs to Know
Beyond the Baton: What Every Conductor Needs to Know
by Diane Wittry
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Seasoned conductor Diane Wittry draws a comprehensive roadmap to a successful career in Beyond the Baton. With first-hand understanding of how the role of the conductor has changed across the years, she expertly examines the new set of duties--both on... (read more)

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Conducting Favourite Concert Pieces
Conducting Favourite Concert Pieces
by Norman Del Mar
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This collection of essays on the interpretation of twenty-two unusual concert pieces was assembled partly with a view to more imaginative program planning. There are many composers who may have written only one or two masterpieces, yet failed to leave a... (read more)

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Conducting Beethoven
Conducting Beethoven
by Norman Del Mar
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Following on from his reflections on conducting the nine Beethoven symphonies, Del Mar now gives his views on the remainder of Beethoven's orchestral output. He offers analyses of the music's structure, pointing out key events in the score, and gives... (read more)

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The Art of the Conductor: The Definitive Guide to Music Conducting Skills, Terms, and Techniques
The Art of the Conductor: The Definitive Guide to Music Conducting Skills, Terms, and Techniques
by John J. Watkins
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John Watkins has used his years of experience on both sides of the baton to create a charming introduction to the art of conducting. There are not many reference books that deal with the 'how to' of directing a group of musicians. This practical guide to... (read more)

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Rehearsing the Band (07 Edition)
Rehearsing the Band (07 Edition)
by John E. Williamson
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This book provides one huge room where everyone can gather to ask questions on the art of rehearsing and listen to answers from people who know. In his foreword, Frederick Fennell says, If you are a conductor, or are in training to be one, or are... (read more)

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Study of Orchestration (3RD 02 Edition)
Study of Orchestration (3RD 02 Edition)
by Samuel Adler
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Through two highly successful editions, has set the standard for orchestration texts, providing the most comprehensive treatment of both orchestration and instrumentation. The Third Edition retains the elements that have made the book a classic while... (read more)

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Conducting Concerti: A Technical and Interpretive Guide
Conducting Concerti: A Technical and Interpretive Guide
by David Itkin
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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... (read more)

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Basic Techniques of Conducting (97 Edition)
Basic Techniques of Conducting (97 Edition)
by Kenneth H. Phillips
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Systematic, practical, and thorough, Basic Techniques of Conducting offers a clear instructional strategy and a basic methodology for teaching the physical gestures and concepts essential for the development of a convincing conducting technique. Taking a... (read more)

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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Conducting Music (Complete Idiot's Guides)
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Conducting Music (Complete Idiot's Guides)
by Michael Miller
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Michael Miller is the author of several books, including The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Music Theory, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Playing Drums, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Singing, and The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Music... (read more)

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The Cambridge Companion to Conducting
The Cambridge Companion to Conducting
by Jose A. Bowen
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Written by many working conductors, this book considers all facets of musical conducting. It includes practical advice on how to conduct different groups (choral, opera, symphony, early music) and a history of conducting presented as a study of national... (read more)

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Face to Face with Orchestra and Chorus: A Handbook for Choral Conductors
Face to Face with Orchestra and Chorus: A Handbook for Choral Conductors
by Robert W. Demaree, Jr.
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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... (read more)

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Baton Basics: Communicating Music Through Gestures
Baton Basics: Communicating Music Through Gestures
by Diane Wittry
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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... (read more)

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