Fritz Reiner: Maestro and Martinet

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This award-winning book, now available in paperback, is the first solid appraisal of the legendary career of the eminent Hungarian-born conductor Fritz Reiner (1888-1963). Personally enigmatic and often described as difficult to work with, he was nevertheless renowned for the dynamic galvanization of the orchestras he led, a nearly unrivaled technical ability, and high professional standards. Reiner's influence in the United States began in the early 1920s and lasted until his death. Reiner was also deeply committed to ...

Fritz Reiner: Maestro and Martinet 2005, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252029356

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