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Table of Contents

Supreme Service of Music

Spectacular Meyerbeer

Childhood in Valhalla (interview with Friedelind Wagner)

Four Ways to Save Waste Paper

Governor Dewey Hails Music

Secret of Leschetizky

Beginning, Middle, and Ending: A Fundamental Art Principle Which, if Universal, Will Assist in Giving Balance and Climax to Your Interpretations

Relax!—Then What?

You're Not Too Old to Play the Piano

Music in the Post-War Curriculum

America's Musical Yesterday

Be Your Own Guide! (interview with Dorothy Kirsten)

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Wilmer S. Richter, commercial art, Philadelphia, folk dance, folksong


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 06 (June 1945)
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