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Table of Contents

On the American Plan

Why They Succeeded

They Fiddle for Fun

Adventures in Music (interview with Ethel Barrymore)

Forward March with Music—Symposium

How to Improve Vocal Culture (interview with Kerstin Thorborg)

Marimbas to the Front

Amusing Musical Episodes

Intimate Visit to the Home of Ignace Jan Paderewski

Making Musicians in the Schools

Music: a Life Ideal in War-torn Russia

How to Transpose and Modulate

Fascinating Art of Practicing

Technic of the Month—Repeated Chords with Arpeggios (to be used with Czerny, Opus 335, No. 40)

Stolz Repudiates Hitlerism

What the Great Masters Thought of the Mandolin and Guitar

Birth of Sweet Adeline

Schubert's Impromptu, Op. 142, No. 2

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Gluck's Orfeo, Stockholm Royal Opera, Kerstin Thorborg


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 02 (February 1942)
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