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Author Schuller, Gunther.
Title The compleat conductor / Gunther Schuller.
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.

Author Schuller, Gunther.
Subject Conducting.
Orchestral music -- Interpretation (Phrasing, dynamics, etc.)
Description 1 online resource (xii, 571 pages) : illustrations, music
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Discography: pages 549-561.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Contents Cover; Contents; Preface; PART I; A Philosophy of Conducting; PART II; A History of Conducting; PART III; Beethoven: Fifth Symphony; Beethoven: Seventh Symphony; Brahms: First Symphony; Brahms: Fourth Symphony; Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel; Ravel: Daphnis et ChloƩ Second Suite; Schumann: Second Symphony; Tchaikovsky: Sixth Symphony; Postscript; Afterword; Discography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; V; W; Y; Z
Summary A world-renowned conductor and composer who has lead most of the major orchestras in North America and Europe, a talented musician who has played under the batons of such luminaries as Toscanini and Walter, and an esteemed arranger, scholar, author, and educator, Gunther Schuller is without doubt a major figure in the music world. Now, in The Compleat Conductor, Schuller has penned a highly provocative critique of modern conducting, one that is certain to stir controversy. Indeed, in these pages he castigates many of this century's most venerated conductors for using the podium to indulge thei.
Note English.
ISBN 9780199774838 (electronic bk.)
0199774838 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 719370027
Additional Format Print version: Schuller, Gunther. Compleat conductor. New York : Oxford University Press, 1998 0195126610 (OCoLC)44008485.

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