StarkConductor Blog

The StarkConductor blog has been around since August 2020, and since then a number of articles have come together. To make browsing as convenient as possible, this page is divided into three sections: At the top you can use the search function to find articles. After that, you will always find the 3 most recent articles. Finally, you will find all articles sorted by category.

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Jonathan Stark

The 3 most recent articles

Here you will always find the 3 most recently published articles.

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Understanding Tempo (Music) Step by Step

Tempo is a significant factor in music. It is more influential in shaping the effect of a piece of music than almost any other aspect. In this article, you will learn everything about tempo in music, step by step. By the end, you will be able to understand any tempo indication.

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Mini-Experiences

The Mini-Experiences are anecdotes from classical music in story format. Four of them are published per year.

Composers

These articles are about everything to do with Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and many other composers.

Orchestras and concert halls

This is where classical music resounds! Interesting facts about orchestras and concert halls from all over the world.

Opera and opera houses

Would you like a little more singing? Then this is the right category for you.

Music theory light

Musical background knowledge, presented in an understandable way.

Music world

News from the classical music industry, interviews with colleagues and more of everything that is happening in the exciting world of classical music.

Conducting

Insights into the mysterious craft/art of conducting.