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Name: Conducting Fast Tempos
ID: m20800
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module discusses the problems presented to a conductor by fast tempos. Suggestions are given for approaching fast tempos in several meters.
Subject: Arts
Keywords: choral, fast, music, techniques, tempos
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Gordon Lamb (
Copyright Holders: Gordon Lamb (
Maintainers: Gordon Lamb (, Jennifer Thornhill (

Latest version: 1.1 (history)
First publication date: Feb 17, 2009 1:39 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Mar 20, 2009 8:30 am -0500


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Version: 1.1 Mar 20, 2009 8:30 am -0500 by Jennifer Thornhill
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