Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 October 2014

240 Pages

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780199347070

Bookseller Code (04)


The Art of Communication

Second Edition

Wayne Bailey
With Brandt Payne

Featuring a diverse range of flexible and practical instrumentation exercises, Conducting: the Art of Communication, Second Edition, provides the most comprehensive treatment available of all aspects of instrumental conducting: technical, analytical, and expressive.

New to this Edition:

  • Enhanced coverage of score order and marking, clefs and their use by different instruments, pattern development, and transpositions of instruments
  • Expanded discussions of issues facing the contemporary conductor and "psychological" conducting
  • Conducting evaluation forms for each chapter's technique topics
  • More varied types of scores and examples for practice as well as instruction on orchestral bowings
  • A reference list of instrument names in four languages and a list of foreign musical terms commonly used by conductors

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