Live From Lincoln Center

Lorin Maazel: How The Maestro Conducts Himself

Clip: Season 33 | 4m 20s

Live From Lincoln Center always asks the important questions. For example: Was Toscanini really a tyrant? On the eve of his retirement from the podium of the New York Philharmonic, Lorin Maazel reflects on his style - and that of his predecessors.

Aired: 12/31/08

Rating: NR

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