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Table of Contents

Music and the Spirit of Youth

Music Helps Britannia Rule the Waves (interview tieh Archie Payne)

How I Won My Way Into the Metropolitan Opera (interview with Anna Kaskas)

Valuable Items of Interest to Singers

Early American Choral Music: A Strong Factor—The Handel and Haydn Society

U.S. Soldiers Receive Hymn Rations

That Music Killed Fifty Thousand Germans: The Thrilling Story of the Royalist Who Wrote the Most Famous of Revolutionary Songs, La Marseillaise

Watch Your Metronome!: Let the Metronome Help You Build Business

Approach to Chopin Playing (interview with Alexander Brailowsky)

First, Get the Notes Right: A Commentary Upon Accurate Note Reading

Freedom of the Keys: Father Bach's Aim in the Well-Tempered Clavichord May Have Been Orientation in All of the Keys

Expand Your Mental Horizon

How Music Ended a Famous Feud: War Ballads of Today in the Mountains of Kentucky

Technic of the Month—Prelude in G Minor, Op. 28, No. 22 by Frédéric Chopin

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Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Civil War, Battle Hymn of the Republic, Julia Ward Howe, George Washington, Abraham Lincoln


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 02 (February 1944)
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