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Author Roxburgh, Edwin.

Title Conducting for a new era / Edwin Roxburgh ; with a foreword by Sir Andrew Davis.

Imprint Woodbridge : The Boydell Press, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    781.5 ROX    Available
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Description xiii, 221 p. : ill., music ; 25 cm. + 1 DVD (4 3/4 in).
text txt rdacontent
Accompanying DVD: two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
Accompanying DVD: video v rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Accompanying DVD: videodisc vd rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-216) and index.
Contents DVD contents: Principles of technique. The baton -- Eye-contact and the alignment with the hand -- Preparatory gesture -- Independence of hands -- Le Marteau sans maitre. Three distinctive characteristics in conducting the work. Irregular time units with varying metronome marks ; Plateau gesture and modification of irregular units ; Manner of controlling irregular units -- Performance demonstrations. Avant L'Artisanat furieux -- Commentaire I de Bourreaux de solitude -- L'Artisant furieux -- Commentaire II de Bourreaux de solitude -- Bel edifice et les pressentiments, version premiere -- Apres L'Artisanat furieux -- Commentaire III de Bourreaux de solitude -- Bel edifice et les pressentiments, double.
Performer Performers of Le Marteau sans maitre examples on the DVD: The Warehouse Ensemble (Alison Wells, voice; Nicholas Cartledge, flute; Jonathan Preiss, guitar; Rhiad Chibah, viola; Matthew West, xylophone; Andrew Barclay, vibraphone; Nicholas Reed, percussion; Edwin Roxburgh, conductor).
Subject Conducting.
ISBN 1843838028

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