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Table of Contents

Passing of a Noted American Artist

Reflections on Music Teaching (interview with Artur Schnabel)

Don't Fear Memorizing!

Piano Virtuoso in Spite of Himself: Noteworthy Extracts from Harold Bauer's Memoirs

Advertising Value of Classical Music: How An Experiment in Music and Jewels Brought Out Provable Facts That for Certain Commercial Purposes Great Masterpieces Stimulate Interest in Business Institutions

Are You a Violin Teacher?

Great British Brass Band Movement

Revival of the Bach Arias

Carrying a Spear in Grand Opera: How the Cohorts Behind the Footlights See the Art

Imitation—Its Use and Abuse (interview with Set Svanholm)

Letter from An Etude Friend: Common Sense in the Selection of Music for the Small Catholic Church

Ten Favorite Symphonies

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Olga Samaroff, piano teacher, Julliard, Schubert Memorial Inc.


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 66, Number 09 (September 1948)
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