Composer MAIELLO, ANTHONY
Publisher GIA PUBLICATIONS
Refining one's conducting technique is a never-ending process, and the efficient Conducting Nuances is for those who have studied basic technique and are now ready to bring their craft to the next level. This invaluable book focuses on those awkward and cumbersome moments of particular challenge to conductors. These challenges give conductors the means to grow, creating opportunities to refine and improve technique.
Contents: Review of the Basics; The Preparatory Beat and the Focal Point of Attention; Fraction Entrances and Cutoffs; Developing Greater Left-Hand Independence; Transitions; Eliminating Extraneous Movements; When and When Not to Conduct; Conducting Asymmetrical Meters with Efficiency; Score Study and Preparation; Improving Conducting through Self-Assessment.