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Klarinet Archive - Posting 000228.txt from 1999/06

From: James Leonard Hobby <jhobby@-----.net>
Subj: [kl] Movement of musicians
Date: Sat, 5 Jun 1999 16:39:52 -0400

Of course. That's why they're conductors. <g> Toscanini was supposedly
notorious about singing/humming along; in tune, but not a very pretty
voice. On a video that I have (I think, a rehearsal clip of Aida) he sings
along with orchestra and then later, with the chorus.)

(With the community band I conduct, I always threaten to sing the important
missing part. Gives them incentive to show up for rehearsal. <g>)

Ji

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>Date: Fri, 4 Jun 1999 19:02:40 -0500 (CDT)
>From: Neil Leupold <nleupold@-----.edu>
>Subject: Re: [kl] Movememt of musicians

>Have you noticed how many pianists and conductors hum
>during a piece -- and how completely out of key they
>are when they do so?

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