Conducting technique

A selection of resources from our tutors which cover beat patterns as well as other sources of suggested reading. Click on the links below to discover more. Also see our rehearsal technique resources for more tips and inspiration.

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Amy Bebbington - Things to consider when deciding on your beat pattern

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Top technical tips with Sarah Tenant-Flowers

Access to these video resources are available here for abcd members only, covering:

  • Beat patterns
  • Extended beat patterns
  • Pauses

How to teach a round
Amy Bebbington

Video and written resources from abcd's Director of Training.

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Using Kodály, Dalcroze and Kinaesthetics in your conducting
Amy Bebbington

Amy gives a practical overview of how these useful principles can help your choral leadership.

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