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Table of Contents

Quality of Great Music

How Opera Hit G.I. Joe

Want to Be a Band Leader?

Teaching Music Means Teaching Taste (interview with Robert Casadesus)

What About That Song You Have Written? (interview with Helmy Kresa)

Rhythmic Background of the Orchestra (interview with David Grupp)

Band Questions Answered

What of the Shrines of Yesteryear?: Weimar, Home of the Great Franz Liszt

Latin-American Music in the United States

Notable Friend of Music (interview with Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge)

This Business of Conducting

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Dorothy Ginn, Philadelphia Museum School of Industrial Art, violin shop


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 03 (March 1946)
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