John Briggs



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Table of Contents

Fine Times Ahead for Music and Musicians

Pupils Talk it Over

Singing Voice—Speaking Voice

All Music Reading is Sight Reading

It's Time to Pay Tribute

Philosophy of Conducting (interview with Guido Cantelli)

School Music Teacher Speaks

Atonality Today Singer's Breath, Part 2

Musicians as Inventors

You Need More Than Talent!

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


school music, music teacher


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).