Classical crossroads : the path forward for music in the 21st century / Leonard Slatkin.
- ISBN: 9781538152225
- ISBN: 1538152223
- Physical Description: viii, 243 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
- Publisher: Lanham, MD : Amadeus Press, an imprint of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, 2021.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-230) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Introduction -- First Movement. On Conducting ; On Orchestral Personality ; On Size ; On the Theater ; On Nationalism -- Second Movement. On Agents ; On Diversity ; On Soloists ; On Music Directors ; On Retirement -- Third Movement. On Repertoire ; On Media ; On Composers ; On Performance Practice ; On Rehearsing -- Fourth Movement. On Audiences ; On Forgotten Masters ; On Sound Health ; On Auditions ; On Education ; The Road to Recovery -- Coda
"As the new millennium poses even greater challenges to the relevance of the art form, legendary maestro Leonard Slatkin reflects on the modern evolution of classical music and offers his ideas to solve pressing issues faced by both music lovers and musicians alike. If there was ever a time for change in the industry, it is now"-- Provided by publisher
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