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musical conductor





Musical conductors lead ensembles of musicians directing them during rehearsals, recording sessions and live performances and helping them attaining their best performance. They can work with a variety of ensembles such as choirs and orchestras. Musical conductors adjust the tempo (speed), rhythm, dynamics (loud or soft) and articulation (smooth or detached) of the music using gestures and sometimes dancing to motivate the musicians to play according to the music sheet.

Alternative Labels

music conductor

musical conductor

orchestra conductor

orchestra music director

choral conductor

choir conductor

musical director

choir leader

concert master

principal conductor

choir director

band leader

band master

Regulatory Aspect

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