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Table of Contents

Why I Went to South Pacific

Talent Isn't Enough!

Short-Cut to Choral Singing

Miss Mary at the Manuals

Modern Music Is Nonsense (interview with Darius Milhaud)

I Used to Play Piano, But . . .

Good Dancers are Good Musicians (interview with Patricia Bowman)

Boston Musical Radio Census

What Makes a Composer Great? (interview with Igor Stravinsky)

Don't Worry About the Next Depression!: Here's How One Teacher Solved the Problem

Tabernacle Organ in Salt Lake City

Get Them Started Right!

Those Fascinating Woodwinds

They've Revived the Music Box

Editorial: Music and Barnumism

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Ezio Pinza, Grand Opera, Metropolitan Opera Company, South Pacific, Faust, Mephistopheles


Composition | Music | Music Pedagogy | Music Performance


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 67, Number 09 (September 1949)
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