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The Resource Inside conducting, Christopher Seaman ; illustrations by Michael Richards

Inside conducting, Christopher Seaman ; illustrations by Michael Richards

Label
Inside conducting
Title
Inside conducting
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Seaman ; illustrations by Michael Richards
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Seaman, Christopher
Dewey number
781.45
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
MT85
LC item number
.S473 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conducting
  • Conductors (Music)
Label
Inside conducting, Christopher Seaman ; illustrations by Michael Richards
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The conductor's mind. Background ; Harmony ; Memory ; Perfect pitch ; Training conductors ; Youth orchestras -- The conductor's skills. Balance ; Choral works ; Concerto accompaniment ; Ear ; Eye contact ; Opera ; Rehearsing -- The conductor's hands. Baton ; Beat ; Behind-the-beat playing ; Directing from the harpsichord ; Economy of gesture, cueing, use of the left hand -- The conductor and the musicians. Auditions ; Chamber orchestras ; Chief conductor ; Friend or boss? ; Orchestral playing ; Role of concertmaster ; Solos in an orchestral piece ; Stage settings -- The conductor and the instruments. Strings ; Winds ; Timpani and Percussion -- The conductor, the composer, and the score. Composers ; Learning scores, interpretation ; Marking parts ; Performance practice ; Shape and structure ; Tempo and metronome -- The conductor and the audience. Addressing the audience ; Applause, platform demeanor, coughing ; Program planning -- The conductor and "the business." Career and agents ; Critics ; Gender ; Guest conducting ; Orchestra managements ; Recording ; Travel and packing -- Inside the conductor. Concentration ; Control and power ; Ego ; Languages ; Nervousness ; Our heritage : some ancestors and my links with them
Control code
ocn810119736
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 268 pages
Isbn
9781580464116
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2013005796
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40022473642
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Inside conducting, Christopher Seaman ; illustrations by Michael Richards
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The conductor's mind. Background ; Harmony ; Memory ; Perfect pitch ; Training conductors ; Youth orchestras -- The conductor's skills. Balance ; Choral works ; Concerto accompaniment ; Ear ; Eye contact ; Opera ; Rehearsing -- The conductor's hands. Baton ; Beat ; Behind-the-beat playing ; Directing from the harpsichord ; Economy of gesture, cueing, use of the left hand -- The conductor and the musicians. Auditions ; Chamber orchestras ; Chief conductor ; Friend or boss? ; Orchestral playing ; Role of concertmaster ; Solos in an orchestral piece ; Stage settings -- The conductor and the instruments. Strings ; Winds ; Timpani and Percussion -- The conductor, the composer, and the score. Composers ; Learning scores, interpretation ; Marking parts ; Performance practice ; Shape and structure ; Tempo and metronome -- The conductor and the audience. Addressing the audience ; Applause, platform demeanor, coughing ; Program planning -- The conductor and "the business." Career and agents ; Critics ; Gender ; Guest conducting ; Orchestra managements ; Recording ; Travel and packing -- Inside the conductor. Concentration ; Control and power ; Ego ; Languages ; Nervousness ; Our heritage : some ancestors and my links with them
Control code
ocn810119736
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 268 pages
Isbn
9781580464116
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2013005796
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40022473642
Other physical details
illustrations

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