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Table of Contents

What Will Television Do for Music?

Rhythm Puts Life Into Music

New World of Television (interview with Paul Whiteman)

Story of Schani Strauss

Russian Masters of Yesterday (interview with Alexander Grechaninoff)

Our Country is Hungry for Good Music: A Post-War Candid Camera View of the Ever-Expanding Interest in Music in America

Make Your Recitals Interesting!

Elements of Bel Canto (interview with Ebe Stignani)

Theodore Presser (1848-1925): A Centenary Biography (Part 12)

Holes in the Teacher's Pocketbook

Mozart's Romanze, A Master Lesson

New Form for Violin and 'Cello Tops

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Paul Whiteman, television, broadcasting, Philco


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 06 (June 1949)
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