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Table of Contents

On the Wings of Joy

Grieg—Nationalist and Cosmopolitan: Personal Recollections of Edvard Grieg, Part 3

Innocent Merriment with Music (interview with Franklin P. Adams)

Musical Oddities—Bells

Let Your Studio Help You Teach

Spirit of the Spirituals: Religion and Music a Solution of the Race Problem: A New Aspect of Negro Music

Ruby Elzy

Flying on the Wings of Music

Smallest Finger

Saga of the Westminster Choir (interview with John Finley Williamson)

Discovering the Soft Pedal: The Real Significance of Una Corda and Con Sordino

Making the Most of a Few Minutes

Choice of a Teacher

What the Accompanist Ought to Know

Story of the Elementary School Orchestra: Initial Steps in a Vast Musical Movement in America

Beethoven Helps Build American Bombers: Amazing Results in the Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Plant Show Dramatically the Value of Music in Modern Industry

Technic of the Month—Loneliness, Op. 5, No. 5 by Robert Franz

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


folksong, adult piano student, Ben Jonson


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 61, Number 08 (August 1943)
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