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Author Moses, Don V., 1936-
Title Face to face with orchestra and chorus : a handbook for choral conductors / Don V Moses, Robert W. Demaree, Jr. and Allen F. Ohmes.
Imprint Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2004]
Edition Second, expanded edition.

Author Moses, Don V., 1936-
Subject Conducting.
Choruses -- Interpretation (Phrasing, dynamics, etc.)
Orchestral music -- Interpretation (Phrasing, dynamics, etc.)
Alt Name Demaree, Robert W.
Ohmes, Allen F.
Description 1 online resource (xii, 204 pages) : illustrations
polychrome rdacc
Edition Second, expanded edition.
Note Originally published: Prestige Publications, 1987.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-200) and index.
Contents Working with an orchestra -- Conducting three baroque masterworks -- Conducting three Viennese classical masterworks.
Note Print version record.
Summary This is a crucial guide for choral conductors who are presented with the daunting task of conducting a full-size orchestra. It provides a survival kit for both novice and experienced choral conductors, with an overview of orchestral instruments and their particular needs, tips for rehearsing an orchestra effectively, and guidelines for proper baton technique. Conductors are walked through six case studies from the Baroque and Classical periods.
Note English.
ISBN 025311036X (electronic bk.)
9780253110367 (electronic bk.)
0253344379 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0253216990 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780253344373 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780253216991 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
ISBN/ISSN 9780253110367
OCLC # 62891565
Additional Format Print version: Moses, Don V., 1936- Face to face with orchestra and chorus. 2nd, expanded ed. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2004 0253344379 0253216990 (DLC) 2003027307 (OCoLC)53926875.

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