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Dated Music

Much of the Extremely Unpleasant Music We Hear These Days Under the Alias of 'Modern' Should be Referred to the Narcotic Board for Investigation . . .

Our President Speaks for Music

Making Opera Democratic (interview with Mrs. August Belmont)

Philharmonic Distinguishes Youth

Hoot Mon! the Pipers Are Comin': All About Pipes, Pipers and Piping

Hey Day of Brahms and Schumann

Musical Saga of Samoa

More Music, More Defense: How Amplified Music is Stepping Up Defense Products

Notable Domestic Musical Triumph in the Far Northwest

Nasal Tone

Counterpoint in Plain Language: Part 1: Gentlemen, Old Bach is Here!

Homemade Music

Great American Musical Anniversary

Why the Mexicans Do Not Play La Paloma

Music Plays Many Roles

Music in a Famous Utility

Give Us the Tools: The New War Song for the Man Behind the Man Behind the Gun

Sounding the Human Note in Music

Corn-Fed Opera: A Minnesota Rural Community Makes an Opera Out of a Local Indian Legend and Successfully Presents It

Technic of the Month—Rapid Legato Passages—Heller Op. 47, No. 8

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


James Malley, piano conditioning


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 60, Number 06 (June 1942)
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