conductor conductor  /kən ˈdək tər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the person who leads a musical group
  2. (n) a substance that readily conducts e.g. electricity and heat
  3. (n) the person who collects fares on a public conveyance
  4. (n) a device designed to transmit electricity, heat, etc.

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Wellesley students, parents protest reassignment of high school orchestra conductor

    By Jaclyn Reiss, Town Correspondent A decision by Wellesley school district officials to reassign a popular high school orchestra conductor...        
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

  2. Strukture Introduces Conductor Style Music Stand SCMS-BK

    Conductor style music stands now available from music accessories manufacturer Strukture (PRWeb June 17, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10746823.htm
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Conductor Hires New CFO to Meet Global Demand for Its SEO Platform

    Conductor, the first choice in Search Engine Optimization technology, today announced the appointment of Jim Caci as Chief Financial Officer . Mr. Caci will lead Conductor's finance, accounting, human ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Bigeard was personally fearless, tactically brilliant, and an intuitive master of terrain, who could conduct a battle by map and radio like the conductor of an orchestra. He inspired the absolute loyalty of his officers and men," said Windrow,...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Martin Windrow Source: The Associated Press

  2. "In all your life and creative work you have many times shown the truth that art and morality together supplement each other and constitute a single goal. In all of the world you are known not only as a brilliant cellist and gifted conductor but as...
    on Mar 27, 2007 By: Vladimir Putin Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. Laughing at the apparent chaos of vuvuzuela noise, Clinton told reporters that "there doesn't seem to be a conductor anywhere. Nobody seems to have a music script but I swear they were playing together. They somehow swarmed:I can't go home without...
    on Jun 27, 2010 By: Bill Clinton Source: allvoices

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