Passionate – they have to love it. Love the music. Strive for perfection.
Leaders – not as in managers (the Leader of the orchestra does that). The moment they are on the podium, it is silence, attentive faces and no mucking about. (Yep, we muck about like kids, wrong music, sucking on sweets, reading books….) A good conductor will hold your attention.
Go to her blog for the rest of the post. It’s a wonderful read.
A while ago, I wrote about the child conductor Jonathan Okensiuk and his wonderful joy in music. Watching this tiny conductor is amazing.
A few days ago, a friend sent this video my way. Take a look!
An array of professional musicians, waiting in front of a stand that says “Conduct Us.”
An opportunity to make music happen just by waving a baton, however incorrectly.
Be sure to watch for the little kids dancing and laughing.
Your life is a waiting array of professional musicians. How will you conduct it?