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Table of Contents

Mind That Carried Music to Millions (Edison)

My Father and Music

Musical Kleptomaniacs

Basic Purpose of Music Teaching (interview with Maryla Jonas)

Basic Pieces in the Student's Repertoire

Secret of Singing (interview with Christopher Lynch)

Controlling Tempo and Dynamics

Breathing in Relation to Vocal Expression

What Industry Can Do for Music

Hymn Accompaniments

School Music--For All!


How Management Builds Artists (interview with Frederick C. Schang)

Conducting is an Art (interview with Désiré Defauw)

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Thomas Edison, John Philip Sousa, Edison Centennial, phonograph


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 65, Number 02 (February 1947)
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