December 17, 2019
It takes a lot of work to be a conductor, the planning process for a concert can start years in advance, there are scores to read, and musical decisions to be made. Michelle Merrill tells us all about the process, her role as a conductor, and her journey as a musician. There might also be a rapid-fire question round at the end.
Leonard Bernstein conducting with just his face.
The different sounds of the opening chords of Beethoven's Symphony No. 3, "Eroica"