Handel expected he would fare badly with the king for not having returned as capellmeister to Germany.
In his capacity as capellmeister he had also to fill the part of conductor.
Those cruel French are the cause of the band there being without a capellmeister.
The astonishment of the capellmeister and the organist was indescribable.
Not every person in authority can become a capellmeister, but a capellmeister must become a person of authority.
There is little to say about Haydn's labours as capellmeister of the Esterhazy household at this time.
A good appointment would be most welcome to me, but only that of a capellmeister, and a well-paid one too.
capellmeister Schnabel, an old acquaintance of Chopin's, had invited the latter to come to a morning rehearsal.
It has been hinted that the capellmeister was jealous of his young charge—that he was "afraid of finding a rival in the pupil."
Prince Leopold married a week after his capellmeister, and from this time forth his interest in music declined.