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Table of Contents

Artistic Temperament

H.R.H. Princess Elizabeth Becomes a Bachelor of Music

Music Rhythms Affect Brain Rhythms

How Peace Came to Zdeborice

How Melodies Come (interview with Oscar Straus)

What is American Music

Wit and Humor of Musicians

Piano Fundamentals

And So to Music: A Delightfully Quaint and Picturesque Glimpse of Music in England in the Seventeenth Century as Seen Through the Eyes of Samuel Pepys

Developing Technique (interview with Simon Barere)

Flowers of Puerto Rico

Americans Spend Billions for Music

Cellist Looks Ahead (interview with Edmund Kurtz)

. . . Right Good Partners, Too (Gilbert & Sullivan)

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


international music, Princess Elizabeth, British throne, Helen Toerring


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 64, Number 11 (November 1946)
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