The soul of orchestral music and opera is the conductor. Do you know what the conductor is doing when he is conducting? What is the different between the style of each conductor? Who are the famous conductors of the past and present? Why some conductors are so charismatic and charming? This app will give you all the answers.

Il Maestro (plural form - i maestri) refer to the great master of conducting. This app introduce 94 famous conductor of the past and present. Including the legendary Toscanini, Ormandy, Stokowski, Karajan and Bernstein etc. In the past, almost all conductors are men, but recently more and more women joint this profession. So three women conductors are included.

This app will give you a full biography, a music mp3 of orchestral music and 2 youtube links to each conductor. (Youtube needs internet connection). There is also a detail guide to conducting. For relaxation, there are also some caricatures of Hoffnung depicting some funny expressions of conductor.

If you are a music lover, orchestral music and opera fans, or music student want to study more about conductors, this app is just for you.

What’s New

Version 2.0

Rebuilt UI for iOS 10, adaptive for split screen of the iPad Pro, run faster and more reliable. Run in Portrait and Landscape mode of iPhone and iPad.

Ratings and Reviews

SonareTrumpet ,

This app shouldn't even exist!

I bought this to hastily. It is worthless. Basically pictures of conductors. Very minimal bio info. Links to 2 random videos of each conductor and several links don't work at all.

Use Wikipedia and YouTube for much better and FREE information!


Hon Fai Yiu
630.9 MB
Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Age Rating
You must be at least 17 years old to download this app.
Unrestricted Web Access
© 2012 Yiu Hon Fai


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