The Fundamentals and More for Conducting Bands, Orchestras, Choirs and Ensembles
By Michael Miller
Complete Idiot's Guide
Textbook - Instrumental
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Conducting Music walks you through the steps to becoming a proficient conductor. You’ll learn what makes a great conductor and their various roles, how to program a concert, read and prepare the score, how to plan and conduct a rehearsal, develop your own stance and baton technique, conduct in different meters, and virtually everything you need to know to begin conducting anything from small ensembles to full orchestras.