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Table of Contents

Memorable Anniversary

America's Most Popular Anthem

Rules for Practice


America Goes to the Ballet (interview with Aaron Copland)

Chopin's Piano Method, An Anthology

Theodore Presser (1848-1925): Educator, Publisher, Philanthropist Centenary Biography

Bank Notes and Music Notes: How an Organist Has Contributed to the Atmosphere of the Country House

That Liszt Cadenza: How to Study the Cadenza for Liszt's Liebestraum

Practice Can Make Perfect

Musicianship Through Education (interview with Harriet Cohen)

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Theodore Presser, Etude founder, one hundredth anniversary, Music Teacher's National Association


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 07 (July 1948)
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