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David Holsinger
Dr. David R. Holsinger is an American composer and conductor writing primarily for concert band. Holsinger is a graduate of Hardin-Central High School in Hardin, Missouri, Central Methodist University, the University of Central...
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... A bibliography of recommended material for band conductors, music teachers, and wind players is presented. ...
... Author relates specific suggestions to help band conductors maximize their efficiency and ... effectiveness during band rehearsals. Considers the need for band conductors to establish goals and ... expectations for the band, adequately prepare, and balance discipline, progress, and fun. ...
... A discography for 20th century American band and orchestra conductor Giuseppe Creatore is presented. ...
... The author shares his experience using Skype to bring in guest conductors to his school band. ...
... More than thirty school and university music directors and band conductors from across the United ... States answer the question: "Which of the band works that have been published in the last ten years ...
... professional band direction. Explains that the first section deals with such concepts as breathing ... , intonation, and the qualities of a successful band program, while the second focuses on rehearsal technique and development of musicianship. ...
... Offers a scholarly survey of the historical importance of women as college band conductors between ... women in their choices of musical occupations. Notes pioneering women band conductors and college ... 1850 and 1980. Discusses the great disparity which still exists between women and men college band ...
... Romines discusses bad habits that both band conductors and music students develop, and offers ... advice on how to break them. Bad habits of conductors include singing along with the band, talking too ... much, and lack of variation in warm-up exercises. Student bad habits include clutter in the band ...
... ensemble conductors prepare for rehearsals and concerts. Techniques include listening to recordings ...
... Band leader and advocate Ken Epp died on October 14, 2014, of cancer. ...
... band. The workshop specifically addressed problems that band directors address repeatedly with their bands. ...
... Rohner comments on his interest in guest conductors at the Percussive Arts Society's Midwest ... Clinics. He highlights the partnership between high school band director Andy Pettus and middle school ... band director Leslie Welker. Pettus and Welker are influenced by their own teachers and see the ...
... , professor of conducting and band director at Northwestern Universition, who died on February 4, 1996. ...
... The latest installment in a DVD series devoted to great wind band conductors is briefly reviewed (GIA Publications). ...
... Pursell offers guidelines to school band and orchestra conductors on how to train student ...
A Big-Band Primer
Canadian Winds (2015) Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 21-23
... Jacobson offers advice for the educator starting a jazz big-band, who does not have formal training in jazz. ...
... Band director Dr. Harry Begian died on July 26, 2010, of pneumonia. He was 89. Highlights of his career are noted. ...
... ictus, and notes that most conductors lead primarily with the right hand and give cues with the left. ...