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S36 Ep3: How A Composer Conducts Himself

  • Aired: 09/21/2011
  • 03:32
  • Rating: NR
Don't all composers want to impose their will, not only on innocent blank pages, but also on the musicians who play their music? Alec Baldwin discovers that Richard Strauss even had a set of written rules for conducting!
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S36 Ep3: How A Composer Conducts Himself
S36 Ep3: How A Composer Conducts Himself
What can a composer do to make sure his musical vision is heard? Conduct!
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