Guy McCoy



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Table of Contents

Genius Begins with Maturity (interview with Yehudi Menuhin)

Paderewski as I Knew Him

Problems of a Genuine Musical Culture in America

Challenge of Operatic Performance on Television

Musical Critical Assault and Battery (an editorial)

Some Characteristics of Good Piano Teaching

Dance Accompanist

If You Hope for a Film Career (interview with Jeanette MacDonald)

Jacques Thibaud—In Memoriam

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy


Composition | Ethnomusicology | Fine Arts | History | Liturgy and Worship | Music | Music Education | Musicology | Music Pedagogy | Music Performance | Music Practice | Music Theory


Monthly departmental articles (e.g. Violin Questions, Band and Orchestra Department, etc.) have been omitted from the Table of Contents as well as monthly miscellany (e.g. World of Music, New Records, etc.). For a detailed index of articles, see Dr. Pam Dennis’s An Index to Articles Published in The Etude Magazine, 1883-1957 Part 1 and Part 2 (published by A-R Editions and the Music Library Association). An index to the musical scores included in each issue may be found in Dr. Douglas Bomberger’s An Index to Music Published in The Etude Magazine, 1883–1957 (also published by the Music Library Association).