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Conducting as an Ear Training Tool

Author: Matt Marvuglio

Lesson description

Learn how to conduct and sing basic rhythms in various time signatures with Berklee College of Music faculty member Matt Marvuglio. As an ear training tool, conducting gives you a visual pattern of the pulse of the music, while singing gives you the opportunity to physically express the music.

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