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Modern Conductor, The, 7th Edition

By Elizabeth A. Green, Mark Gibson

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Dec 29, 2003

Table of Contents



The Art of Conducting, by Eugene Ormandy.

I. TECHNIQUE.

 1. So You Want to Be a Conductor?

 2. The Conductor: Basic Time-Beating.

 3. The Baton.

 4. TWO, ONE, SIX, FIVE, and Subdivided Beats.

 5. The Expressive Gestures.

 6. Phrasing, Tempo Changes.

 7. Developing the Left Hand.

 8. The Fermata.

 9. Beyond TWO, THREE, FOUR and SIX: Twentieth-Century Innovations.

10. Melding and the Virtuoso Technique.

II. SCORE STUDY.

11. Clefs and Transpositions.

12. Instrumental Conducting: Orchestra and Band Scores.

13. Choral Conducting.

14. Conductor as Collaborator: Opera and Concerto.

15. Applied Musicianship: Band, Orchestra, Chorus.

16. Memorizing the Score; Performing the Score.

APPENDICES.

Appendix A: Seating Charts.

Appendix B: Instrumentation.

Appendix C: Classification of Bowings.

Appendix D: Terminology for the Conductor.

Appendix E: The Training Exercises in Sequence.

Bibliography.

Indexes.

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