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Table of Contents

Make It Clear

Distinguished American Guitarist Celebrates Eighty-fifth Birthday

As to Music Appreciation

Our Musical Good Neighbor, Brazil (interview with Olga Coelho)

From a Studio Window: Observations Based on Thirty Years of Teaching at Illinois Conservatory of Music, Mount Holyoke College, and Northfield School for Girls

Musical Advance in China (Part Two)

Superstitious Musicians

The Greeks and Musical Therapeutics: On Their Use of Music to Curb the Passions, Improve the Complexion, and Cure Diseases

The Background of Background Music: How NBC's Experts Fit Music to the Mood and Action of Dramatic Shows

What's Wrong With Our Concert Halls?

Does Music Help the Actor? (interview with Elissa Landi)

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Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


music education


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 63, Number 09 (September 1945)
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