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Table of Contents

How to Make a Living

Apology for the Piano

Remedy Suggestion

Song Writers of the Day

Bit of Biography

Talent for Technic is not Musical Talent

Musical Listener

Monomaniac in Music

How to Teach—How to Study

Are We Not Giving Too Much Thought to the Technical Side of Music, Thereby Losing Sight of the True Meaning of the Art?

Treatment of Unpromising Pupils

Cathedral Chimes at Christmas Eve

Strongest Thing in the World

Music Touched His Heart

What a Music Teacher Ought to Know

Starting Pupils Aright

Mozart and Pure Beauty

How to Study

Would-Be Paderewski

Keeping Up with the Times

Enthusiasm; Energy; The Only Short Road to Success: the Divinity of Music

Personality of the Teacher

Moral Influence of Music

Artistic Singing


How to Sing an English Ballad

What Vocalists Should Eat

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Italy, Italian music, Ohio Music Teachers' Association meeting, Verdi, Beethoven, Christmas issue


Composition | Ethnomusicology | 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 15, Number 12 (December 1897)
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