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Serving Genius : Carlo Maria Giulini

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Product details

  • Hardback | 256 pages
  • 162.56 x 238.76 x 27.94mm | 612.35g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • 025203502X
  • 9780252035029
  • 639,901

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"This engaging and extensive biography shows why Carlo Maria Giulini stood apart from other maestri, and above the fray: because of his gentle humanity, his spiritual resonance with music, and his uncompromising seriousness of purpose. This is certainly a book I will recommend to all the conductors I encounter, as well as others because it captures the essence of an uncommonly inspired and inspiring human being."--Kenneth Kiesler, conductor, director of orchestras at the University of Michigan, and director of the Conductors Retreat at Medomak and Conductors Programme at the National Arts Centre of Canada "A fascinating full account of the ... conductor's unlikely path to his house in the Hollywood Hills."--Los Angeles Times "A thorough, balanced and illuminating portrait of the charismatic Italian as man and maestro."--Chicago Tribune "Highly readable and musically substantive. Strongly recommended."--Classical.Net"It was wonderful to get to know the man we have met so often in his music-making."--American Record Guideshow more

About Thomas D. Saler

Thomas D. Saler is a conservatory trained musician and was a longtime member of the Milwaukee Symphony Chorus. A freelance financial writer, Saler is the author of several books on personal finance, including All About Global Investing.show more

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