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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Conducting Music

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Published: 05 Jun 2012

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The complex art of conducting may look effortless to the casual onlooker; however, it requires a great deal of knowledge and skill. The success of a performance hinges on the director's ability to keep the group playing together and interpreting the music as the composer intended. The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Conducting Music shows student and novice conductors how to lead bands, orchestras, choirs, and other ensembles effectively through sight-reading, rehearsals, and performances. Bonus online video content shows expert conductors conducting various time signatures, tempos, downbeats, cues, articulations, dynamics, and more.

 

BOOK EXTRAS

Lesson 1: Basics of Conducting

Lesson 2: Conducting the Downbeat

Lesson 3: Conducting in Two

Lesson 4: Conducting in Three

Lesson 5: Conducting in Four

Lesson 6: Conducting in Five

Lesson 7: Conducting in Six

Lesson 8: Conducting in Seven

Lesson 9: Conducting in Nine

Lesson 10: Conducting Subdivisions

Lesson 11: Conducting Tempo Changes

Lesson 12: Conducting Dynamics

Lesson 13: Conducting Phrasing

Lesson 14: Conducting Cues and Entrances

Lesson 15: Conducting Accents and Syncopation

 

 

Interview: Pete Anthony

Interview: Mark Buselli

Interview: Tim Davies

Interview: David J. Hahn

Interview: Manny Laureano

ISBN: 9781615641680 Pages: 240
Size: 216 x 275mm

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The complex art of conducting may look effortless to the casual onlooker; however, it requires a great deal of knowledge and skill. The success of a performance hinges on the director's ability to keep the group playing together and interpreting the music as the composer intended. The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Conducting Music shows student and novice conductors how to lead bands, orchestras, choirs, and other ensembles effectively through sight-reading, rehearsals, and performances. Bonus online video content shows expert conductors conducting various time signatures, tempos, downbeats, cues, articulations, dynamics, and more.

 

BOOK EXTRAS

Lesson 1: Basics of Conducting

Lesson 2: Conducting the Downbeat

Lesson 3: Conducting in Two

Lesson 4: Conducting in Three

Lesson 5: Conducting in Four

Lesson 6: Conducting in Five

Lesson 7: Conducting in Six

Lesson 8: Conducting in Seven

Lesson 9: Conducting in Nine

Lesson 10: Conducting Subdivisions

Lesson 11: Conducting Tempo Changes

Lesson 12: Conducting Dynamics

Lesson 13: Conducting Phrasing

Lesson 14: Conducting Cues and Entrances

Lesson 15: Conducting Accents and Syncopation

 

 

Interview: Pete Anthony

Interview: Mark Buselli

Interview: Tim Davies

Interview: David J. Hahn

Interview: Manny Laureano

ISBN: 9781615641680 Pages: 240
Size: 216 x 275mm

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