Creative Conduct: An Interview with Bard President Leon Botstein
"It's not only the devil that's in the details; all of beauty is in the details," says President Leon Botstein in this interview with the Aesthete
. President Botstein describes his creative process, and the great rewards of conducting and teaching. "The thing that I'm proudest of," he tells the Aesthete
, "is any direct impact one might have had on another individual's life." He also talks about his experience of personal loss, and the importance of living life to the fullest.