Title The Virtuoso Conductors. The Central European Tradition from Wagner to Karajan
Book Condition New in Fine dust jacket
Publisher Yale University Press 2005
0300093268 / 9780300093261
Seller ID 10286
370pp, illustrations. This study considers some of the greatest figures, in each case tracing the course of the conductor's career and discussing his influences, rehearsal techniques, repertoire, performance practice and place in musical history. The conductors discussed are: von Bulow, Nikisch, Mahler, Weingartner, Richard Strauss, Walter, Klemperer, Furtwangler and Karajan.