The Ignorant Maestro: How Great Leaders Inspire Unpredictable Brilliance

  • 5h 22m 15s
  • Itay Talgam
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc. dba Blackstone Publishing
  • 2015

For twenty years, in addition to conducting orchestras around the world, Itay Talgam has been a “conductor of people” for companies large and small, for CEOs of Fortune 500 companies as well as start-up entrepreneurs, and beyond. Drawing on his decades of experience on the podium, he teaches nonmusicians how conducting really works and how the conductor’s art can help leaders in any field.

In this Audiobook

  • Chapter One: A Brilliant Ignorance
  • Chapter Two: Don't Mind the Gap
  • Chapter Three: Keynote Listening
  • Chapter Four: Command and Control: Riccardo Muti
  • Chapter Five: The Godfather: Arturo Toscanini
  • Chapter Six: Play by the Book: Richard Strauss
  • Chapter Seven: The Leader as Guru: Herbert von Karajan
  • Chapter Eight: Leadership Dance: Carlos Kleiber
  • Chapter Nine: In Search of Meaning: Leonard Bernstein