What does the orchestra conductor do?

What would happen to an orchestra if the conductor wasn’t there – could the musicians cope by themselves? Students will discover in these music lesson plans. You can show the students the basic beat patterns for conducting, and have them practice using pencils or drinkingRead more…

A lesson plan all about the conductor

Students often need to learn about that guy at the front of the orchestra who waves his hands. What is he there for? and why on earth does he get paid so much money? These are all ideas that students can use to learn aboutRead more…

Students Learning about The Conductor of an Orchestra

Students often need to learn about that guy at the front of the orchestra who waves his hands. What is he there for? and why on earth does he get paid so much money? You can show the students the basic beat patterns for conducting,Read more…