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Table of Contents

Music a Permanent Art

Sir Thomas Beecham Has His Say: A Striking Feuilleton Upon England's Distinguished Orchestral Conductor

Shepherds' Pipes for Modern Players

Easter, the Alleluja Season

Bombs, Bands and Bonds: Los Angeles County Band Sells Thousands of Dollars Worth a Day

Rhythm Must Be Felt: Learn the Secrets of Rhythm by Tapping It

Handel's Messiah Two Centuries Old: A Colorful Picture of the Development of the World's Most Famous Oratorios

Jánossys and Johnsons

Look Your Best to Capture Public Favor: Crank Up Your Curls and Exercise Off the Bulge if You Would Succeed with the Public

Save the Child Voice

Minimum Speed Limit

Has Today's Popular Music a Place in the Teaching Repertoire?

Scientific Approach to Singing (interview with Conrad Thibault)

Technic of the Month—Melody with Flowing Accompaniment Heller Op. 47, No. 2

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Wilmer S. Richter, military photography, World War II


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 04 (April 1942)
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