John Briggs



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Table of Contents

Side of the Angels: The President of Julliard School, One of America's Outstanding Composers tells June Graduates

How to Succeed in Music

How Do I Get a Manager?

How to Get Started on Your Career as a Piano Teacher (interview with Arthur Judson)

Teachers I Have Known

How to Dress for a Concert

Make the Most of Your Recital Debut!: A Well-Chosen Program Can Help Your Professional Career to a Good Start

Too Many Languages

Great Kreisler Hoax

Accommodations are Plentiful This Year at the European Festivals


Adventures of the Trill

Master Lesson on Johann Sebastien Bach's Gavotte from the E Major Violin Sonata

My Faults in Piano Playing Are These . . . Use this Handy Checklist to Get the Most Out of Each Piano Lesson

Teach with Flash Cards

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Graduation issue


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 06 (June 1951)
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