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What conductors really mean

15 things your conductor says vs. what they REALLY mean

Santtu-Matias Rouvali

How do you conduct a symphony orchestra? We asked one young conductor to take us through the basics

Herbert Blomstedt

This is how Beethoven can change your life – we meet the legendary conductor Herbert Blomstedt

The Most Influential Musicians from the last 25 ye

These are the 7 most influential musicians from the last 25 years

guitarist fingers

12 things they didn't tell you about learning a musical instrument

Cinderella Conductor

A conductor stopped half way through a performance of Cinderella to do some karaoke

3-year-old conductor

This 3-year-old conducting to Beethoven’s 5th is the future of classical music