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Table of Contents

Birth of a New Era

Make Haste Slowly!: A Conference with The Nightingale of the Air (interview with Jean Dickenson)

Everlasting Quest for an Ideal (interview with Leonard Pennario)

Sir Walter Scott's Influence on Music

Young Conductor (interview with George Szell)

American Musical Firsts

Great Yesterdays in Music (interview with Edgar Stillman Kelley)

Getting Ahead Through Competition

Building Public Musical Taste (interview with Erno Rapee)

Are You Drilling Parrots or Training Musicians?

Fundamentals at the Piano (interview with E. Robert Schmitz)

Technic of the Month—Prelude in G Major, Op. 28, No. 9, by Frédéric Chopin

Tchaikovsky's Wit

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Tchaikovsky, Mendelssohn


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 62, Number 03 (March 1944)
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