In Case You Missed It: passing along a post about conducting from the piano.

April 26, 2012

From a great website: theatremusicdirectors.org, a post comparing the piano-conductor of the musical with the piano conductor of the baroque and classical periods.

“Other authors describe keyboard players marking the beat by bowing at the waist, flapping their elbows, stamping their feet, standing up and waving their arms or even shouting aloud.”

Sound familiar?

Read the whole thing


One comment

  1. Thanks for the shout out Peter! I definitely do all of the above!

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