John Briggs



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Table of Contents

Young Man with an Idea

Forgotten Songs of Robert Burns

Musicians in the Woods

Let's Teach the Child How to Practice

Musician's Working Capital

Music Weaves Patterns

Bruckner and the St. Florian Organ

Decline of the Art of Singing: If Bel Canto is a Lost Art, It May be the Fault of Composers Rather than of Singers

Master Lesson on Schumann's Novellette, Op. 99, No. 90

Sing as You Speak

Capturing Interest in Music

Studio Rogues' Gallery

Story of the Baton

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Young Man with and Idea, Joe Franklin, orchestra, violin


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).

Volume 69, Number 08 (August 1951)
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