February 09, 2007
Harvard Business School
Describes the approach to creative collaboration and leadership adoptED by Paul Robertson as leader of one of the most highly regardED string quartets in recent History. IntendED to prompt a discussion of a variety of issues surrounding manageMent of creative ensembles. the topics discussED include: the nature and attainMent of mastery (as opposED to technical competence); master and apprentice relationships; the details of collaborative work and workspace; and how to make preparations for world class performances.