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Slatkin Helps Proteges Learn to Conduct Themselves

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Slatkin Helps Proteges Learn to Conduct Themselves

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Slatkin Helps Proteges Learn to Conduct Themselves

Slatkin Helps Proteges Learn to Conduct Themselves

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In Washington, several aspiring conductors get a chance to learn from a maestro. Leonard Slatkin, music director of the National Symphony Orchestra, offers his young charges advice ranging from clothing tips to the physicality of the job. NPR's Steve Inskeep reports.