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Table of Contents

I Have Taught Myself to Sing

Learning How to Sing

Candid Musical Snapshots of Post-War Europe

Backstage With a Concert Tuner

Pennsylvania's Colonial Influence on American Musical History, Part 1

New Music for an Ancient Land

Singing Builds Character

Playing by Touch

Keeping Up Mendelssohn

Advancing the 'Cello Section, Part 1

Bands: Past—Present—Future

Chamber Music and Its Role in Musical Education

Master Painter on Masters of Music

Imagination and Technique (interview with Jésus Maria Sanromá)

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Richard Wagner


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 02 (February 1948)
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