Maestro: A Surprising Story About Leading by Listening

  • 3h 46m 17s
  • Roger Nierenberg
  • Random House
  • 2009

A conductor reveals powerful leadership lessons by explaining the inner workings of a symphony orchestra

Roger Nierenberg, a veteran conductor, is the creator of The Music Paradigm, a unique program that invites people to sit INSIDE a professional symphony orchestra as the musicians and conductor solve problems together.

He captures that experience in Maestro: A Surprising Story about Leading by Listening, a parable about a rising executive tough challenges. The narrator befriends an orchestra conductor and is inspired to think about leadership and communication in an entirely new way.

In this Audiobook

  • Getting It All Wrong
  • The Numbers Don't Add Up
  • Own the Music
  • Stuck in a Rut
  • Hear the Clarinet
  • A Stalemate
  • Tell the Whole Story
  • We Can't Work It Out
  • The View from the Chairs
  • The View from the Podium
  • The Pep Talk
  • Listen First
  • Don't Oversee Every Note
  • The Minimum Is Always Best
  • Lead, Don't Cheerlead
  • Sharing the Maestro's Lessons
  • The Session
  • Maestro


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